Advancing the Vaccine Law Dialogue

Pre-conference: September 13 Washington, D.C.

Daniel Salmon

Daniel Salmon, Ph.D.

Professor, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health


Dr. Salmon’s primary research and practice interest is optimizing the prevention of childhood infectious diseases through the use of vaccines. He is broadly trained in vaccinology, with an emphasis in epidemiology, behavioral epidemiology, and health policy. Dr. Salmon’s focus has been on post-licensure vaccine safety, determining the individual and community risks of vaccine refusal, understanding factors that impact vaccine acceptance, evaluating and improving state laws providing exemptions to school immunization requirements, developing systems and science in vaccine safety, and effective vaccine risk communication. Dr. Salmon has considerable experience developing surveillance systems, using surveillance data for epidemiological studies, and measuring immunization coverage through a variety of approaches. Dr. Salmon has worked with state and federal and global public health authorities to strengthen immunization programs and pandemic planning.

Mr. Salmon spoke on the following panels:

September 15, 2022 10:50AM-12:20PM — Vaccine Misinformation, Hesitancy, and Refusal