Accepting the 2014 Immunization Award
Pictured from left to right: Emma White, Melony Lambert and WIN Co-Chair Crystal Sheaves

Charleston, WV – The West Virginia Immunization Network (WIN) announced its 2014 Immunization Awards winners at the Ninth Annual WIN Awards Dinner held January 28th at WV Culture Center in Charleston. Awardees included Roane County Family Health Care of Spencer, WV; Cardinal Pediatrics of Morgantown; Dr. Sam Skaff of Skaff Pediatric Group in Charleston; Keeli Morehead of the Monongalia County Health Department; Betsy Elswick of the WVU School of Pharmacy; and Kathleen Napier of the Cabell-Huntington Health Department.

Roane County Family Health Care won the Immunization Initiative award for improving immunization rates of children in their community.

The West Virginia Immunization Network (WIN) is a statewide coalition that works to create an environment in which all West Virginian’s from the newly born to adolescents to seniors will be protected from vaccine-preventable diseases in order to improve the quality of life. The Center for Rural Health Development serves as the lead agency for WIN.