Your Annual Immunization Update

Description

The practice of immunization is constantly evolving. With vaccine recommendations and immunization schedules updated frequently and new vaccines continually introduced, it can be difficult to keep up to date. Get the latest news in immunization practice and find out what’s on the horizon from two of the leading experts in pharmacy-based immunization delivery. Both experienced and novice pharmacist immunizers are certain to benefit.

This session is also offered Sunday, March 18 at 3:30 pm.

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

At the completion of this application-based activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Identify important recent changes to the immunization schedules for adults and children in the United States and apply them to representative patient cases.
  2. Describe specific immunization recommendations for special populations, including patients considered high risk, children and adolescents, and older adults.
  3. Discuss the epidemiology of outbreaks of vaccine-preventable diseases in the United States.
  4. Summarize information about the efficacy and possible adverse effects of recently licensed vaccines.
  5. List promising new vaccines in the development pipeline.
 
 
 
Speakers:
Stephan
Stephan Foster, PHARMD, FAPhA
 
Jeffery
Jeffery Goad, PHARMD,MPH,FAPHA
Professor and Chair, Department of Pharmacy Practice
Chapman University School of Pharmacy
 
Learning Level: Level 1
Track: Clinical Patient Care and Services
Session Time Slot(s): 
Date: 
Saturday, March 17
Time: 
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: 
Music City Center - Room 106A-C
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-18-041-L05-P
CEUs Pharmacist: 0.2
Activity Type:
Application-based