Pink Book Traning: Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine Preventable Diseases
When: April 9-10, 2012
Time: 8am – 5pm (both days)
Where: The Marten House and Lilly Conference Center
1801 West 86th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46260
Cost: $25.00 (Check or Credit Card: Credit cards will not be accepted at the door the day of the event. No refunds)
Registration includes: Light breakfast, lunch, beverages, and a course textbook.
If you choose to pay by check, please make checks payable to "Indiana Immunization Coalition, Inc." and state in the memo line "Pink Book Training."
Please mail check(s) to Sarah Strawbridge, Executive Director, Indiana Immunization Coalition, Inc. 2344 Broadway Street, Indianapolis, IN 46205.
Program Description: This live two-day course provides a comprehensive review of immunization, vaccine-preventable diseases and their respective vaccines. The course will provide the most up-to-date immunization information from the ACIP including:
- Principles of Vaccination
- General Recommendations of Immunization
- Vaccine recommendations for pertussis, haemophilus influenzae type b, influenza, measles, mumps, rubella, varicella, pneumococcal, polio, hepatitis B, hepatitis A, meningococcal, human papillomavirus, and zoster
- Vaccine Safety
- Current Issues
- Describe the difference between active and passive immunity.
- List two characteristics of live attenuated vaccines.
- List two characteristics of inactivated vaccines.
- For each vaccine-preventable disease, identify those for whom routine immunization is recommended.
- For each vaccine-preventable disease, describe characteristics of the vaccine used to prevent the disease.
- Describe an emerging immunization issue.
Continuing Education Disclosure: In compliance with continuing education requirements, all presenters must disclose any financial or other associations with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters as well as any use of unlabeled product(s) or product(s) under investigational use. CDC, our planners, and the presenters for this course do not have financial or other associations with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters.
This presentation does not involve the unlabeled use of a product or product under investigational use with the exception of the discussion of the off-label, use of some vaccines. This information cannot be finalized until the first day of the course, when the full details will be provided to participants. CDC does not accept commercial support.
CME: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this LIVE ACTIVITY for a maximum of 14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Non-physicians will receive a certificate of participation.
CNE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity provides 14 contact hours.
CEU: The CDC has been approved as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET), 1760 Old Meadow Road, Suite 500, McLean, VA 22102. The CDC is authorized by IACET to offer 1.4 ANSI/IACET CEU's for this program.
CECH: Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designed for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) to receive up to 14 Category I CECH in health education. CDC provider number GA0082.
CPE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
This program is a designated event for pharmacists to receive 1.4 CEUs in pharmacy education. The Universal Activity Number is 387-000-08-011-L01-P. Course Category: This activity has been designated as Knowledge-Based.
IIC and ISDH
Indiana Immunization Coalition, Inc.
Indiana State Department of Health
Indiana Society for Public Health Education
St. Vincent Hospital and Healthcare Center, Inc.