Meeting Archive:
Updates from February 2019 ACIP Meeting



 

Meeting Description:

William Schaffner, MD, NFID Medical Director and liaison to the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), and Amanda C. Cohn, MD, MPH, ACIP Executive Secretary, will discuss updates from the February 2019 ACIP meeting, including current US vaccination recommendations for children, adolescents, and adults.

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Describe current ACIP recommendations for adult and childhood/adolescent immunization
  • Explain the impact of recent changes to vaccine recommendations on vaccination programs
  • Discuss information on new and/or future vaccines for potential use in practice 
There is no fee to participate in this activity but pre-registration is required.
 
This webinar is supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc. NFID policies restrict funders from controlling program content.
 
 
Details
Date: Tue, Mar 19, 2019
Time: 12:00 PM EDT
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): National Foundation for Infectious Diseases
 Presenter Information
Moderator: William Schaffner, MD
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Medical Director, National Foundation for Infectious Diseases
Professor of Preventive Medicine and Infectious Diseases
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Nashville, TN

Amanda C. Cohn, MD, MPH
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Executive Secretary, Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, GA

Continuing Medical Education (CME)
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The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
NFID designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
Please contact cme@nfid.org with any questions.

Continuing Pharmacy Education (CPE)
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The National Association of Chain Drug Stores is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. NACDS designates this enduring material as 1.0 contact hour of ACPE accredited continuing education. Updates from February 2019 ACIP Meeting (ACPE Universal Activity # 0206-9999-19-006-L06-P). Initial Release Date: 3/19/2019).

Pharmacists seeking to claim CPE credit for this webinar should visit http://nacds.learnercommunity.com following the live webinar. Please contact education@nacds.org with any CPE questions.