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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
 

 

 

Immunization Updates General

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

 

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 

#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

 

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

 

Influenza

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

 

Measles

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

 

Reducing Vaccine Administration Errors           

Immunization Nurse Seminars

Presented by CDC staffers and immunization nurse educators