Gary L. Freed, MD, MPH

DR. FREED is a professor of pediatrics at the Division of General Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, and director of the Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. He is also a member of <i>Contemporary Pedia

Articles

Then and Now: Varicella vaccine

February 01, 2009

The second in a year-long series of commentary reviewing topics published in Contemporary Pediatrics 25 years ago.

A new day in preventing meningococcal disease: Sizing up the available vaccines

October 01, 2006

The new conjugate vaccine MCV4 promises longer duration of immunity and, perhaps, greater clinical efficacy than the polysaccharide vaccine MPSV4. Questions remain about booster doses, vaccinating young children, and safety.