Amanda Z. Naprawa

Amanda Z. Naprawa is an attorney who also holds a Masters of Public Health from the University of California, Berkeley. She is also the mother of 2 young children. She is passionate about immunization as a mother, lawyer, and public health advocate.


  • Can Non-Vaccinating Doctors Be Sued??>

    Can Non-Vaccinating Doctors Be Sued?

    by Amanda Z. Naprawa

    If a doctor doesn’t require patients to adhere to the recommended vaccine schedule, should he or she be legally liable if a patient catches one of the illnesses the vaccines prevent? Expert blogger Amanda Z. Naprawa tackles this timely legal question.

  • CDC: Mortality Rate Down Among African Americans?>
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    CDC: Mortality Rate Down Among African Americans

    by Amanda Z. Naprawa

    The death rate for African American adults declined by 25 percent between 1999 and 2015, according to a new report from the CDC. But African Americans are still more likely to die prematurely than white Americans, and their life expectancy remains lower.