Meeting Archive:
Updates from June 2016 ACIP Meeting

 

Meeting Description:
William Schaffner, MD, NFID Medical Director and liaison to the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), will discuss updates from the June 2016 ACIP meeting, including updated recommendations for adult vaccination.  
 
At the conclusion of the webinar, participants will be able to:
  • Describe current ACIP recommendations for adult immunization
  • Explain how recent changes to vaccine recommendations will impact vaccination programs
  • Discuss information on new and/or future vaccines for potential use in practice
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 activity was approved by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91) an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
 
Note that CNE is available for live webinar participation only. 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: Thu, Jul 7, 2016
Time: 12:00 PM EDT
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): National Foundation for Infectious Diseases
 Presenter Information
William Schaffner, MD
Speaker Photo

Medical Director, National Foundation for Infectious Diseases
Professor of Preventive Medicine and Infectious Diseases
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Nashville, TN