Meeting Archive:
Travel Vaccines: Know Before You Go

 
 

Meeting Description:
Wilbur H. Chen, MD, MS, Director, University of Maryland Travelers’ Health Clinic at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, will discuss the importance of travel vaccines. The presentation will cover important travel vaccines before the busy summer travel season begins and will focus on communication, timing, and vaccines recommended based on specific travelers to specific destinations.
 
At the conclusion of the webinar, participants will be able to:
  • Identify vaccine-preventable risks for certain travelers
  • Implement vaccination against selected key diseases for those high-risk travelers
Continuing Medical Education (CME)
The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (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 Nursing Education (CNE) 
This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (CNE available for live webinar participation only)
 
This educational activity has been approved for 1.0 contact hours.
 
Note that in order to claim CNE credit, each individual must be registered and attend via the personalized link in their confirmation email. Groups watching together will not be able to receive credit.
 
This webinar is supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc. NFID policies restrict funders from controlling program content.
Details
Date: Wed, Jun 1, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM EDT
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): National Foundation for Infectious Diseases
 Presenter Information
Wilbur H. Chen, MD, MS
Speaker Photo

Director, University of Maryland Travelers’ Health Clinic
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD