WEBINAR Tuesday, January 30, 2018 10:00 am – 11:00 am Pacific / 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Eastern: Communicating about Maternal Immunization
Communicating about Maternal Immunization
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
10:00 am – 11:00 am Pacific / 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Eastern
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.
David Kim, MD, Deputy Associate Director for Adult Immunizations, Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Dr. David Kim is a Captain in the U.S. Public Health Service currently assigned to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as the Deputy Associate Director for Adult Immunizations in the Immunization Services Division. He currently serves as the CDC Lead in the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) Adult Immunization Work Group. Dr. Kim is a graduate of the University of Colorado School of Medicine and received training in internal medicine at the University of Rochester in Rochester, NY.
Ashley Brooks, MPH, Health Communication Specialist, Health Communication Science Office, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Ashley Brooks is a Health Communication Specialist with the Adult and Maternal Immunization Communications Team at the CDC/National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD). Prior to her time working on Adult and Maternal immunization communications, she previously worked on seasonal influenza communications in CDC/NCIRD. She has a Master’s degree in Public Health from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.