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2020

Northwest

IMMUNIZATION CONFERENCE

August 2020   |   Virtual Event

2020

IMMUNIZATION CONFERENCE

August 2020   |   Virtual Event

Northwest

REGISTRation

Virtually hosting the Northwest Immunization Conference allows more individuals to participate and provides a space to develop and strengthen partnerships with influential leaders while gaining professional education and training from expert speakers. Recognizing August as National Immunization Awareness Month, Immunize Oregon aims to highlight the importance of vaccination by showcasing the latest trends supporting best practices and engaging health professionals in initiatives promoting community immunity. Curriculum was designed to bring together public health professionals, healthcare personnel, epidemiologists, researchers, policy advocates, clinic managers, students, community members and anyone seeking a comprehensive knowledge in immunizations.

Immunize Oregon is excited to announce that the Northwest Immunization Conference will be offered to attendees at No Cost

Registration includes:

  • Streaming expert presentations on your computer, tablet and phone

  • Speaker slides*, handouts and supplemental materials 

  • Continuing education hours (pending approval)

  • Access to the exhibitor showcase

  • Community discussion boards and resource library

  • Chance to win a Pendleton Blanket and other great prizes!

 

*Speaker slides will be shared as copyright regulations allow.

VIRTUAL PLATFORM

Registered attendees will gain access to the virtual sessions and events covering immunization topics throughout the month. This unique opportunity allows attendees to connect with participants, view livestream sessions, download presentation content, visit exhibitor booths, and participate in community discussions from their computer, tablet or phone. Formal presentations and informal discussions encourage an open dialogue between speakers and participants, giving attendees an opportunity to strategize and devise innovative ways to resolve issues.

Immunize Oregon aims to offer a multitude of resources for health professionals to engage and learn as much as possible. The Whova virtual platform will act as an event calendar, community forum, and resource library for organizers, attendees, speakers, and exhibitors to share best practices and develop partnerships to combat vaccine hesitancy. To maximize to knowledge and expertise of attendees, we have built out the event calendar with two tracks to include all immunization-related webinars happening across the country – Camp NWIC events and External Events.

  •  CAMP NWIC - Sessions hosted by Immunize Oregon are marked with the Camp NWIC label and broadcasted through the virtual platform with access to polling, feedback surveys, and Q&A forum. Attendees can access live speaker sessions by logging into the Whova event app.  

  •  EXTERNAL EVENTS - External events have been included to offer an extensive list of opportunities for attendees to participate in immunization topics happening across the nation. 

Join us at Camp NWIC as we pack Summer Fun into one month! Participate in the festivities by following these steps:

1. Register!

Complete the online registration form to gain access to the event platform and live stream all Camp NWIC speaker sessions. Even though we are processing registration as fast as humanly possible, approving access may take up to 1-business day so don't delay! Register now so you have plenty of time navigate the event platform and create your personalized agenda! 

Registration for Camp NWIC is 

FREE!

Virtually hosting the Northwest Immunization Conference allows more individuals to participate and provides a space to develop and strengthen partnerships with influential leaders while gaining professional education and training from expert speakers. Recognizing August as National Immunization Awareness Month, Immunize Oregon aims to highlight the importance of vaccination by showcasing the latest trends supporting best practices and engaging health professionals in initiatives promoting community immunity. Curriculum was designed to bring together public health professionals, healthcare personnel, epidemiologists, researchers, policy advocates, clinic managers, students, community members and anyone seeking a comprehensive knowledge in immunizations.

Registration includes:

  • Streaming live and recorded expert presentations on your computer, tablet and phone

  • Speaker slides*, handouts and supplemental materials 

  • Continuing education hours (pending approval)

  • Access to the exhibitor showcase

  • Community discussion boards and resource library

  • Chance to win a Pendleton Blanket and other great prizes!
    *Speaker slides will be shared as copyright regulations allow.

2. Create your event login

Once approved, you will receive "Your Ticket to Camp NWIC 2020" email from Jessica Daniels, Immunize Oregon Coordinator, with a link to create an account login and access the event platform all month long! Your email is the golden ticket so make sure to use the email you registered with and create a password to login. Each attendee has a chance to win prizes so tell everyone to join the fun and brag over who has more points! 

Registered attendees will gain access to the virtual sessions and events covering immunization topics throughout the month. This unique opportunity allows attendees to connect with participants, view livestream sessions, download presentation content, visit exhibitor booths, and participate in community discussions using a computer, tablet or phone. Formal presentations and informal discussions encourage an open dialogue between speakers and participants, giving attendees an opportunity to strategize and devise innovative ways to resolve issues.

3. Design your own Agenda 

We have recruited speakers across the nation and searched the ends of the internet to bring you a month packed with immunization-related topics! In addition to Immunize Oregon events, you will find sessions hosted  by other organizations to provide a one-stop-shop for everything immunizations this month! The agenda has two tracks: Camp NWIC and External Events. Camp NWIC sessions will stream directly from the event platform, while External Events will require registering with the host organization. Unfortunately, Immunize Oregon is unable to change External Events and will try our best to facilitiate a smooth connection between attendees and the hosting Organization.

4. Meet new people 

By sharing strategies, resources and tools, we can unite in our efforts to combat the spread of misinformation and gain the trust of our community.  This virtual platform provides a unique setting to converse with health professionals near and far all month long! Build out your attendee profile, introduce yourself with an icebreaker, join in on discussions, visit exhibit booths, and immediately access shared materials. As we enter flu season, develop partnerships with individuals in your region and initiate plans to enhance access and improve immunization rates this year. By sharing strategies, resources and tools, we can unite in our efforts to combat the spread of misinformation and gain the trust of our community.  

CODE OF CONDUCT

 

 

The Northwest Immunization Conference will bring together health professionals from a variety of disciplines across the nation. The curriculum will focus on evidence-based immunization topics and sharing of best practices. We encourage networking, discussion and will provide specific agenda time for questions. Interruptions, impoliteness, or disruptive behavior will result in forfeit of NWIC registration fees and dismissal from the event.  

The planning committee, presenters, and funding agencies treat potential or perceived conflicts of interest very seriously. All potential conflicts will be disclosed by presenters and strict limitations exist on any non-educational activities or materials utilized with the clinical education provided at NWIC.

coordinator@immunizeOR.org  |  503-413-4167

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