Counselling the Public

Health care providers can positively influence vaccine acceptance. Your evidence-based recommendation, effectively communicated, can mean the difference between whether your patient gets immunized or not. Health care providers are especially important counselors  to explain how vaccines work, and to make recommendations for the immunization of specific populations.

Listed below are some useful resources to help you counsel people of all ages about the importance of immunization.


Give It Your Best Shot: a short video for healthcare providers, focusing on the importance of making vaccine recommendations during pregnancy and infancy

Society of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists of Canada (SOGC)
Date: 21 January 2021


These resources are regularly updated, so check back for updates.


Last Updated: 11 February 2021