CUGH Webinar: Vaccine Hesitancy
Vaccines have been a vital asset in reducing childhood mortality and morbidity. They have saved millions of children’s lives around the world and are one of the most cost effective public health measures.
Despite overwhelming evidence to the life-saving properties of vaccines there has been an increase in vaccine hesitancy in many parts of the world. This has resulted in a deadly resurgence of preventable infectious diseases that is claiming an increasing number of children’s lives.
Dina L.G. Borzekowski, Ed.D., Ed.M.; Interim Director, Global Health Initiative; Peter J. Hotez, M.D., Ph.D.; Dean, National School of Tropical Medicine, Professor of Pediatrics and Molecular Virology & Mircobiology, Baylor College of Medicine.
Tuesday, July 16 at 3:00 pm ET
Pink Book Wednesdays
From June 5 – September 25, CDC experts will discuss a chapter of Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases (commonly known as “The Pink Book”), 13th Edition, and answer viewers’ questions. Webinars will be archived and posted within two weeks after each live event. Continuing education is available for each session. Advanced Registration is required.
Wednesdays, 12:00 – 1:00 pm ET
June 5 – Principles of Vaccination
June 12 – General Best Practice Guidelines, Pt. 1
June 19 – General Best Practice Guidelines, Pt. 2
July 10 – Immunization Strategies
July 17 – Vaccine Storage, Handling, and Administration
July 24 – DTaP/Tdap
July 31 – Rotavirus and Hepatitis A
August 7 – Meningococcal Vaccines
August 14 – Measles, Mumps, Rubella
August 21 – Polio and Hib
August 28 – Varicella and Zoster
September 4 – Hepatitis B
September 11 – HPV
September 18 – Pneumococcal Vaccines
September 25 – Influenza
AHEC: Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine Safety
The National AHEC Organization is pleased to provide you with this free continuing education opportunity to learn more about HPV vaccination safety. After completion, participants will have a better understanding of the background of HPV vaccine,vaccine safety systems and findings, cite effective communication messages on HPV vaccine safety, provide care and counsel for patients and families.
Online Training: Implementing Standing Orders Protocols for Adult Immunization
The content for this six-part webinar series will help healthcare settings implement SOPs for adult immunizations. The Executive Summary, provided by IAC executive director, Dr Deborah Wexler, gives a concise overview of the entire series presented by Drs William Atkinson and Litjen Tan. Attending this series does not earn Continuing Education (CE) credit. The series is developed and provided by IAC, IDCareLive, and Pfizer.
Registration is free but is required in order to view any session. The link will bring up a short registration form to create a free IDCareLive account, if you don’t already have one. After signing up, you will be transferred directly to the intended page.
Access the Executive Summary