The Vaccine Education Center
The Vaccine Education Center (VEC) at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the PA AAP offer a free, CME/CEU webinar series for healthcare providers. The series is supported by the Thomas F. McNair Scott Endowed Research and Lectureship Fund. Each Current Issues in Vaccines webinar presents topics being addressed by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), covered by the media or asked by parents. Specific topics will be available on the registration page approximately one to two weeks before each event. Each presentation will be 40 to 45 minutes, followed by 15 to 20 minutes of audience questions.
- March 28, 2018
- 12, 2018
- 14, 2018
A terrific webinar series on immunization issues. Register with them to receive notification of upcoming webinars. Launched in 2009 the Virtual Immunization Communication Network (VICNetwork) is a partnership between the National Public Health Information Coalition — the professional network of public health communicators in the United States and U.S. territories, and the California Immunization Coalition — a statewide partnership of immunization coalitions and private and public health organizations. The VICNetwork strives to educate local and national health organizations, coalitions, and public health departments about effective immunization communication strategies, the importance of utilizing new media technologies to convey consistent immunization messages and current immunization issues.
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 from 10:00 am – 11:00 am Pacific / 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Eastern: Communicating about Maternal Immunization with David Kim, MD and Ashley Brooks, MPH-Pregnant women need vaccines to protect them and their babies against influenza and pertussis. Speakers will give an update on CDC’s maternal vaccination recommendations and maternal vaccination campaign. The webinar will also discuss strategies that programs can use to reach pregnant women.
- February 21, 2018 from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Pacific/ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Eastern: An Interprofessional Approach to HPV and Oropharyngeal Cancer Prevention Education
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