Vaccination Reminder Systems

CDCHave you ever forgotten to buy milk when you go to the grocery store? How about missing someone’s birthday? Because of the fast-paced world we live in, there are always going to be things that we forget to do. Some of them are more important than others. Bills need to be paid on time or we get fees charged to us. Applications need to be filed on time or we could miss out on an opportunity.

Welcome to History of Vaccines!

If you’ve been following our blog over the past few months, you’ll notice that our look has changed. Our website,, is now in previews after several years of planning and about a year of development.

The site provides a historical and scientific context for the development of immunizations. It features not only holdings of the Historical Medical Library and Mütter Museum of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia, but also images, text, and video from a variety of public and private sources.