The following represents the National Advisory Committee on Immunization’s planned work for the 2019-2020 fiscal year (April 2019 to March 2020). These projects will not necessarily be completed within the fiscal year. This work plan may be reassessed based on emerging public health needs.
Triggers for the activation of Working Groups (WGs) and the development of new NACI guidance documents, or the adoption of new priorities may include the following:
new vaccine or new indication, new recommendation by an authoritative Canadian body (government or professional organization), provincial or territorial (P/T) programmatic concerns, recommendation adopted by reputable international organizations, new safety signal detected, vaccine supply issue, anticipated public health emergency, changes in disease epidemiology, Canadian Immunization Guide (CIG) chapter review, publication of key trials, internal inconsistency, update to product monograph.