2018 NJ Immunization Conference

Please join us for the
2018 NJ Immunization Conference:
Integrating Innovations into Practice

Monday, May 21, 2018
8:00 am - 3:30 pm (Registration begins at 7:15 am)

NEW LOCATION:
Rutgers University - Livingston Campus Center
84 Joyce Kilmer Ave.
Piscataway Township, 08854


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.