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Infant vaccine for pneumonia helps protect elderly



From left, Carlos Grijalva, M.D., MPH, Marie Griffin, M.D., MPH, Yuwei Zhu, M.D., and colleagues are studying the ongoing positive impact of efforts to vaccinate infants against pneumococcal bacteria. (photo by John Russell)

From left, Carlos Grijalva, M.D., MPH, Marie Griffin, M.D., MPH, Yuwei Zhu, M.D., and colleagues are studying the ongoing positive impact of efforts to vaccinate infants against pneumococcal bacteria. (photo by John Russell)

Portrait of the authors Carlos Grijalva, Marie Griffin and Yuwei Zhu of a New England Journal of Medicine article that shows childhood vaccination for ear and other infections has had the “herd Effect” of protecting older adults.(John Russell/Vanderbilt University)

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