Meeting Archive:
Strategies To Increase Adult Vaccination Rates



 

Meeting Description:
Join the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) for an update on current US adult vaccination recommendations and strategies for increasing coverage among this population.
 
NFID Medical Director William Schaffner, MD will moderate the webinar with a presentation by Robert H. Hopkins, Jr., MD, Chair, National Vaccine Advisory Committee (NVAC); Professor of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics and Director of the Division of General Internal Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Medicine. 
 
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:
  • Summarize and describe the rationale for US adult immunization recommendations
  • Apply strategies for implementation of Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommendations into 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: Wed, Feb 6, 2019
Time: 12:00 PM EST
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

Robert H. Hopkins, Jr., MD
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Chair, National Vaccine Advisory Committee (NVAC)
Professor of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Director of the Division of General Internal Medicine
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Medicine
Little Rock, AR

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. Strategies to Increase Adult Vaccination Rates (ACPE Universal Activity # 0206-9999-19-005-L06-P). Initial Release Date: 2/6/2019). 
 
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.