Improving Adult Immunization Rates through Application of the Standards for Adult Immunization Practice

Free, live webinar on Tuesday, May 7, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm ET

Litjen (L.J.) Tan, MD, PhD

Chief Strategy Officer
Immunization Action Coalition

Adult immunization rates are very low in New York State and many adults do not know that they need immunizations.  A strong provider recommendation is the number one predictor for patients receiving needed immunizations.  This webinar will provide education for healthcare providers and public health professionals on the Standards for Adult Immunization Practice developed by the National Vaccine Advisory Committee, strategies for implementation of the standards, as well as the safety and efficacy of adult immunizations.

Learning Objectives
After watching this webinar participants will be able to:

  • Describe the status of adult immunization rates in the United States.
  • Explain the Standards for Adult Immunization Practice.
  • Identify Strategies for Implementation of the Standards.
  • Explain the evidence supporting the safety and efficacy of immunizations for adults.

Target Audience
Physicians, physician assistants, nurses, nurse practitioners, pharmacists and other medical  providers who interact with and counsel adults regarding immunizations

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