Associate Director, Pediatric Infectious Diseases Medical Director
Infection Prevention and Control Associate Clinical Professor, Pediatrics
Issues related to the recent measles outbreak and the increase of the number of parents who sign immunization waivers continue. Since December 2014, there have been 35 confirmed cases of measles in Orange County, and 123 in California (California Department of Public Health, Immunization Branch). These confirmed measles cases have been in 27 percent of children four-years old and under.
Dr. Singh presented to the Commission’s Pediatric Health Services Committee in March 2015 on the current status of vaccine coverage or Orange County’s young children, relevant to the recent disease outbreaks.
View Dr. Singh’s presentation click here.