Blue Waves Pattern

2020

Northwest

IMMUNIZATION CONFERENCE

August 2020   |   Virtual Event

2020

IMMUNIZATION CONFERENCE

August 2020   |   Virtual Event

Northwest

SPEAKER SESSIONS

 

Expert Speakers will discuss strategies to address vaccine hesitancy, further the discussion around immunizations in the community, and review vaccine-specific updates. Attendees will have the opportunitiy to participate in educational workshops and clinical skill building training while networking with fellow immunization stakeholders throughout the Pacific Nortwhest

Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss innovative and practical strategies to improve communication with patients, parents, and caregivers about the benefits and risks of vaccination and address vaccine hesitancy

  • Describe the role of Points of Dispensing (PODs) and how to effectively set up mass vaccination clinics

  • Examine disease outbreaks and understand how viruses emerge from their animal reservoirs.

  • Describe the impact of COVID-19 and subsequent healthcare response to COVID-19 on routine immunization uptake.

  • Identify best practices for implementing student-led immunization programs in specific practice settings

  • Explore strategies and best practices to increase HPV immunization completion rates in rural clinical practices.

 

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