Learn about innovative immunization practices from local and
nationally-recognized leaders. Keynote and breakout session speakers will share ideas and creative approaches to improving
vaccination rates in community, hospital, and clinic-based practices.|
Featured Keynote Speakers:
PAUL A. OFFIT, MD
Dr. Offit is the Director of the Vaccine Education Center at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), as well as the Maurice R. Hilleman Professor of Vaccinology and a Professor of Pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Author of upcoming book Bad Advice: Or Why Celebrities, Politicians, And Activists Aren't Your Best Source of Health Information (Columbia University Press)
ROBERT A. BEDNARCZYK, PHD
Dr. Bednarczyk is with the Hubert Department of Global Health, with a joint appointment in the Department of Epidemiology, at the Rollins School of Public Health, at Emory University. His work on the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine has led to his affiliations with both the Emory Vaccine Center and the Cancer Prevention and Control Program of the Winship Cancer Institute. His research focus is on adolescent and adult vaccination, particularly in addressing issues of vaccine hesitancy around HPV vaccination.
BREAKOUT SESSIONS will highlight:
· Innovative approaches to improving flu coverage
· Community-based immunization initiatives
· International travel vaccination considerations
· Important ACIP updates
· Vaccine storage & handling
· NJIIS updates
Vaccine-related businesses and community service providers will also be on hand to share education and resources!
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! The event is $55.00 and includes all materials, refreshments and all continuing education credits. Continuing education for this activity is pending. Please see final announcement for details.