people with flu

What's New with the Flu? 2020 - 2021

Free, webcast on Thursday, November 5, 2020
9:00am - 10:00am ET

Speakers:
Joseph Domachowske, MD

Professor of Pediatrics, and Microbiology and Immunology
Director Global Maternal-Child and Pediatric Health Program
SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse
American Academy of Pediatrics District 2/Chapter1 Immunization Liaison
Chair, New York State Immunization Advisory Council

Sarah Hershey, RN, BSN
Adult and Adolescent Immunization Coordinator
Bureau of Immunization, New York State Department of Health

This webcast will focus on the latest information on this year’s recommendations for influenza vaccination. Speakers will discuss the burden of influenza illness, including national and New York State data. The webcast will review the benefits of influenza vaccination and resources for the current influenza season. 

Learning Outcome
As a result of this activity, the learner will expand their knowledge and competence regarding the 2020-2021 influenza season.

Learning Objectives
After viewing the webcast participants will be able to:

  • Describe the burden of influenza illness;
  • Explain the benefits of influenza vaccination; and
  • Discuss the recommendations for the 2020-2021 season.

Please check back for CE credit information. Thank you!