Meeting Archive:
Addressing Challenges in Adult Vaccine Financing



 

Meeting Description:
Join a dynamic discussion on challenges around adult vaccine financing and strategies to address barriers. Presenters include Angela K. Shen, ScD, MPH, Senior Science Policy Advisor, National Vaccine Program Office at the US Department of Health and Human Services and C. Michael Soppet, MD, Primary Care General Internist at the Internal Medicine Associates of Dothan and a member of the American College of Physicians Immunization Technical Advisory Committee.
 

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

  • Identify challenges facing providers of adult vaccinations
  • Discuss strategies to address financing barriers
  • Identify practical resources for healthcare professionals
 
This webinar is supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc. NFID policies restrict funders from controlling program content.
Details
Date: Thu, Jun 8, 2017
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

Angela K. Shen, ScD, MPH
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CAPT, US Public Health Service
Senior Science Policy Advisor
National Vaccine Program Office
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health
US Department of Health and Human Services

C. Michael Soppet, MD
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Primary Care General Internist
Internal Medicine Associates of Dothan
Faculty, American College of Physicians I Raise the Rates Initiative
State Chair, I Raise the Rates Initiative in  Alabama
Member, American College of Physicians Immunization Technical Advisory Committee

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.