Meeting Archive:
Updates from February 2017 ACIP Meeting

 

Meeting Description:

William Schaffner, MD, NFID Medical Director and NFID liaison to the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), will be joined by NFID Secretary, Patricia Stinchfield, MS, CPNP, CIC, Senior Director, Infection Prevention & Control and Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Infectious Disease and Immunology at Children's Minnesota and current liaison member to ACIP, to discuss updates from the February 2017 ACIP meeting, including updated recommendations for adults, children, and adolescents.

At the conclusion, participants will be able to: 

  • Describe the most recent ACIP recommendations for adult and childhood/adolescent immunizations
  • Explain how recent changes to vaccine recommendations will impact vaccination programs
  • Discuss information on new and future vaccines for potential use in practice

 

This webinar is supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc. NFID policies restrict funders from controlling program content.

Details
Date: Wed, Mar 1, 2017
Time: 12:00 PM EST
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): National Foundation for Infectious Diseases

Recordings

•  Recording
 Presenter Information
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

Patricia Stinchfield, MS, CPNP, CIC
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Senior Director, Infection Prevention & Control and Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Infectious Disease/Immunology
Children's Minnesota
St. Paul, MN

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 Nursing Education (CNE)
 

This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (OBN-001-91). It has been approved for a maximum of 1.0 contact hour.


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 February 2017 ACIP Meeting (ACPE Universal Activity #0206-9999-17-003-L04-P. Initial Release Date: 02/27/2017).

 

Pharmacists seeking to claim CPE credit for this webinar should go to http://nacds.learnercommunity.com/home following the live webinar.  Please contact education@nacds.org for any CPE questions.