Calendar:
Quality Improvement & Practice Transformation
Date:
Oct 17, 2017 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Url:
https://www2.cdc.gov/vaccines/ed/nvpo/

Description

Although immunization rates among children remain high nationally, parents may have questions about vaccines, and some are delaying or refusing vaccinations altogether. Join the National Vaccine Program Office (NVPO) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for the webinar; Understanding and Addressing Parent Questions about Childhood Vaccines: Insights from Recent Communications Research and Practice.

During the webinar, you will hear from experts in pediatrics, health communications, and vaccine confidence, including:

  • Glen Nowak, PhD, Professor, Grady College, University of Georgia, and Communications Consultant, National Vaccine Program Office
  • Allison Fisher, MPH, Health Communications Specialist, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Health Communication Science Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Henry Bernstein, DO, MHCM, FAAP, Associate Editor of American Academy of Pediatrics' Redbook Online, ex-officio member of the American Academy of Pediatrics' Committee on Infectious Diseases (COID), and Professor of Pediatrics, Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine
  • Nancy Erickson, Public Health Communication & Policy Advisor, Vermont Department of Health

The webinar will include 1 hour of presentations and a Q&A. This event will also offer 1 hour of free continuing education.