Meeting Archive:
Updates from June 2018 ACIP Meeting



 

Meeting Description:
William Schaffner, MD, NFID Medical Director and liaison to the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), will be joined by Amanda C. Cohn, MD, MPH, ACIP Executive Secretary, to discuss updates from the June 2018 ACIP meeting, including current US vaccination recommendations for adults, adolescents, and children.
 
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:
  • Describe current ACIP recommendations for adult, adolescent, and childhood 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.

Details
Date: Thu, Jul 12, 2018
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
CDR, US Public Health Service
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, GA

Continuing Medical Education (CME)
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NFID is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education 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. 
 

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 June 2018 ACIP Meeting (ACPE Universal Activity # 0206-9999-18-011-L06-P. Initial Release Date: 07/12/2018).
 
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.