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Events & Training

Observances

Preteen Vaccine Week (February) 

National Infant Immunization Week & Toddler Immunization Month (April & May)

National Immunization Awareness Month (August)

National Influenza Vaccine Week (December)
 

Archived Webinars

Immunization Updates General
Communication Strategies
HPV Vaccination
Influenza
Measles
Meningoccal disease
Pertussis/Tdap
Vaccine Administration
Adolescent Immunization Misc
Adult Immunization
 

Immunization Updates General

Addressing Antimicrobial Resistance through Vaccines(NFID)

Meaningful Use 101(American Immunization Registry Association)

Current Immunization Updates From CDPH

Current ACIP Immunization Update recommendations for three vaccines including: Tdap, HPV, and Flu.
Presented by the California Department of Public Health

CDC’s Immunization Courses

A variety of topics based on vaccine recommendations made by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)
Presented by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CE Webinar Series (CDC)

You Call the Shots
CE Webinar Series (CDC)

Pharmacy Participation with IIS

IIS Training & Evaluation Programs – 2 State Models

Features speakers from Texas and Nevada highlighting different approaches to integrate evaluation features into IIS Immunization Information System (IIS) training
Presented by the American Immunization Registry Association (AIRA)

 

Communication Strategies

Talking with Patients about Vaccines

Immunization Nurse Seminars
Presented by CDC staffers and immunization nurse educators   
 

Vaccination of Healthcare Personnel: Educated Decisions, Caring Choices 

Immunization Nurse Seminars
Presented by CDC staffers and immunization nurse educators

 

HPV Vaccination 

You are the Key to HPV Cancer Prevention | PDF slides

Presentation on the burden of HPV disease, the importance of the HPV vaccine recommendation, and communicating to parents about HPV vaccination (CDPH/AHEC/CDC)

Presented by Dr. Mark Sawyer

 

#PreteenVaxScene Webinar 1: HPV Vaccine Recommendation Update | PDF slides

Updates on HPV vaccine recommendations, Gardasil® 9 vaccine safety, and review of the HPV vaccine session from the February 2015 ACIP meeting

Presented by CDC’s Dr. Lauri Markowitz and Dr. Tom Shimabukuro

 

#PreteenVaxScene Webinar 2: HPV Vaccine is Cancer Prevention: CDC’s Clinician Engagement Initiative | PDF slides

Introduction to the HPV Vaccine is Cancer Prevention clinician engagement effort, tips for health care providers on making successful recommendations and increasing HPV vaccine acceptance and uptake, and information about available resources

Presented by Dr. Rebecca Perkins, Dr. Sharon Humiston, and CDC’s Jill Roark

 

#PreteenVaxScene Webinar 3: June ACIP Update and Opportunities for Summer HPV Vaccination | PDF slides

A summary of the adolescent-related highlights from the June 2015 ACIP meeting, and National Immunization Awareness Month / Back to School activities

Presented by CDC’s Dr. Cindy Weinbaum, Ian Branam, and Jill Roark

 

#PreteenVax Scene Webinar 4: HPV Vaccination Quality Improv. Projects & Implementation Science Working Together for the Win
An introduction about Implementation Science theory and principles.

Presented by Dr. Brain Mittman, Dr. Alix Casler, and Kia Redwine

 

Five Key Steps to Improve HPV Vaccination Rates in Your Practice | PDF slides

Information to assist with promotion of HPV vaccines among adolescents, including information about the types of cancers the vaccine protects against and communication strategies

Presented by NFID’s Dr. Joseph Bocchini and University of North Carolina’s Dr. Noel Brewer

 

HPV Vaccination: Insights from States with Highest and Lowest HPV Vaccination Rates

Discusses successes and barriers with regard to the HPV vaccination and communication efforts

Presented by the CSTE and NFID

Let’s Discuss Accelerating HPV Vaccine Uptake: What is Working and Why

 

 

Influenza

Influenza Vaccine: Giving the Right Dose at the right Time

Update on Influenza Activity and Antiviral Policies in the US

Becoming FLUent: Communicating Prevention Messages

The Role of Rapid Diagnostic Testing in Influenza Treatment

Management and Prevention of Pediatric Influenza in Healthcare Settings

Immunization Business & Clinical Strategies for Ob-Gyn Practices

Advice for clinicians regarding preparation and disease burden reduction for the 2014-2015 flu season

Presented by the CDC’s Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response

 

Updates on Influenza, and Vaccine Recommendations

Summary of vaccine and treatment recommendations, 2014-2015 flu activity, things to look out for this flu season

Presented by CDC’s Dr. Joseph Bresee

What’s New With The Flu? Recommendations and Communication Plans for the 2015-2016 Influenza Season

You Call the Shots-Influenza

How to Prevent and Control Pediatric Influenza

 

Measles

Measles, Rubella, Pertussis! Oh My!

Measles Update: A Primer for Health Care Providers

Review of classic and less typical clinical presentation of measles, diagnosis, and management of measles for health care providers

Presented by Dr. Alvin El Amin and Dr. James Cherry of the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health

 

Why Measles Matters

Review of measles epidemiology, burden both in the US and globally, and strategies for maintaining its elimination in the US

Presented by CDC’s Dr. Gregory Wallace

 

Working to Eliminate Measles Around the Globe

Public health grand rounds, June 2015. Continuing education available.

Presented by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

 

Meningococcal Disease

The Role of New Serogroup B Vaccines in Preventing Meningitis Outbreaks

Description of meningococcal disease risk factors and epidemiology, with discussion of immunization recommendations Presented by the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID)

 

 

Pertussis/Tdap          

Increasing Tdap Immunization Rates and Running an Efficient Immunization Practice:  Tips from OBs

Presented by CDPH and PAC-LAC

A New Campaign to Protect Babies from Whooping Cough: Resources for National Infant Immunization Week and Beyond

Background on National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW), resources for planning NIIW events, and review of the Tdap recommendation during the 3rd trimester of pregnancy

Presented by the NCIRD’s Jenny Mullen and the CDC’s Allison Kennedy Fisher

 

Vaccine Administration

Keys to Storing and Handling Your Vaccine Supply

Presented by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

 

 

Adolescent Immunization Misc.

Current Issues in Immunization Fall 2015

Implementing Immunization Requirements at California Colleges

Adolescent AFIX: A Multi-State Randomized Control Trial to Increase Adolescent Immunization through Vaccine Provider Best Practices

New School Rules: What Providers and Parents Need to Know

New School Rules Part II: What School Personnel Need to Know

Understanding HPV Vaccination Successes in North Carolina(Cervical Cancer-Free Coalition)

 

Adult Immunization

Vaccines for Older Adults

A Successful Quality Improvement Example(Cervical Cancer-Free Coalition)

Current Issues in Immunization NetConference: Vaccination in Adults with Altered Immunocompetence and Updates Between PCV13 and PPSV23 Vaccines(CDC)

Maternal Immunization: Protecting Mother and Baby(NFID)