Your Guide to the Latest in Immunization Practice

Description

The practice of immunization is constantly evolving, and pharmacists need frequent updates to stay current. Attendees will hear from two leading experts in pharmacy-based immunization delivery to help you navigate the latest in immunization practice and identify what’s on the horizon. Both experienced and novice pharmacist immunizers will benefit.

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

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

  1.  Identify and apply important recent changes to the immunization schedules for adults and children in the United States to representative patient cases.
  2. Describe specific immunization recommendations for special populations, including health care professionals, immunocompromised individuals, and pregnant women.
  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.

Technician Learning Objectives

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

  1.  Identify and apply important recent changes to the immunization schedules for adults and children in the United States to representative patient cases.
  2. Describe specific immunization recommendations for special populations, including health care professionals, immunocompromised individuals, and pregnant women.
  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.
 
 

Supporter

This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Sanofi Pasteur U.S.

 
Speakers:
Stephan
Stephan Foster, PHARMD, FAPhA
Consultant
Self-employed
 
Jeffery
Jeffery Goad, PHARMD,MPH,FAPHA
Professor and Chair, Department of Pharmacy Practice
Chapman University School of Pharmacy
 
Learning Level: Level 1
Pathway: Provider Status
Track: Pharmacist Clinical Patient Care Services, Community-Based Pharmacy Practice
Session Time Slot(s): 
Date: 
Sunday, March 24
Time: 
3:15 PM - 5:15 PM
Room: 
Washington State Convention Center - Room 608-609
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-19-070-L06-P
CEUs Pharmacist: .2
ACPE Pharmacy Technician: 0202-0000-19-070-L06-T
CEUs Pharmacy Technician: .2
Activity Type:
Application-based