CDC Pink Book Course: Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases
$120 – $750
CDC Pink Book Course: Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases

CDC Pink Book Course: Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Di...

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Ala Moana Hotel

410 Atkinson Drive

Hibiscus Ballroom

Honolulu, HI 96814

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Faculty from CDC’s National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases will present a live, two-day comprehensive review of immunization principles, as well as vaccine-preventable diseases and the recommended vaccines to prevent them. The course will feature the most up-to-date immunization information from the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP). The course will be held on January 10-11, 2017.

The course is designed for anyone seeking the most comprehensive and current knowledge of immunization, including physicians, nurses, medical assistants, pharmacists, immunization providers, program managers, and nursing and medical students. Participants will need to have a basic understanding of biology and immunization. 14 contact hours of continuing education credits will be available at course completion through the CDC (CME, CNE, CECH, CEU, CPE). Partial credit will NOT be given (i.e. 7 hours for attendance at 1 day only).

- Pink Book Requirement

All attendees will need a copy of the Pink Book for this course. You may choose to download it for free from the CDC website or purchase a book with registration (before Nov 18).

1. Purchase with this registration: $46 per book (includes shipping and handling). Book will be provided to you upon check in. Last day to purchase is November 18, 2016. There will be an additional fee for online purchases.

2. Download for free:

- Registration: Pink book is not included in registration fees, but required for attendence. See pink book purchasing options above. Registration payment includes Online and Mail in options (except late registration must be paid with cash or check). Online purchases will include an additional fee paid directly to eventbrite (this website). For Mail in option for early bird registration, complete registration form online and mail check made out to (Hawaii Immunization Coalition) to HIC, 47-581 Hui Kelu St Kaneohe HI 96744. Mail in purchase will not be final until check is received. The check must be received by 2 days after the close of registration date (Early bird - November 18). Confirmation of mail in purchase will be by email. There will be no mail in purchases for regular registration. Parking validation will not be provided. No refunds for any requests received after January 4, 2017 at 11:59 PM.

1. Early Bird Registration (2 days) $150 ends November 18, 2016 at 11:59 PM

2. Student and Faculty Registration (2 days) $150 ends January 4, 2017 at 11:59 PM. Must email proof of current school registration or faculty status to

3. Travel Scholarship Recipient (2 days) $150 ends January 4, 2017 at 11:59 PM. Scholarship will cover up to $700 for airfare, transportation, and hotel. Scholarship recipients have been selected; the application deadline was September 30, 2016.

4. Regular Registration (2 days) $200. Will be available November 19, 2016 at 12:00 AM till January 4, 2017 at 11:59 PM. Pay online only (will include additional eventbrite vendor fee). For exceptions to payment method, please call 808-291-5126 (Janelle) or email

5. Late Registration (2 days) $300. Any registration after January 4, 2017 must be done at the hotel, the morning of the event. $150 per day.

6. One day only. Early Bird $100 until November 18, 2016 at 11:59 PM. Regular Registration $120 until January 4, 2017 at 11:59 PM. Late registration accepted until morning of event for $150 (per day).

- Agenda (as of 6/24/16):

Day #1 (Vaccine Management, Hawaii Update, Adult Vaccine Focus)

7:00 – 7:45, Registration

8:00-8:15, Course Intro, Objectives

8:15-9:00, Principles of Vaccination

9:00-9:45, General Recommendations

9:45-10:05, Break

10:05-10:45, General Recommendations

10:45-11:30, Vaccine Shipping and Handling & Administration

11:30-12:00, Hawaii State Update

12:00 - 1:10, Lunch

1:10-1:25, Assessing Adult Immunization History

1:25-1:45, Tdap/Td

1:45-2:05, Hepatitis A

2:05-2:35, Pneumococcal

2:35-3:00, Hepatitis B

3:00-3:25, Influenza

3:25-3:50, Break

3:50-4:20, HPV

4:20-4:40, Meningococcal

4:40-5:00, MMR

5:00-5:20, Varicella

5:20-5:30, Course Summary/Question and Answer/Evaluation

Day #2 (Vaccine Safety and Pediatric Vaccine focus)

7:00-7:45 Registration

8:00-8:30, Vaccine Safety

8:30-9:00, Rotavirus

9:00-9:50, DTap/DT/Tdap/Td

9:50-10:10, Hepatitis A

10:10-10:30, Break

10:30-11:00, Pneumococcal

11:00-11:30, Hepatitis B

11:30-12:00, Hib

12:00-1:10, Lunch

1:10 - 1:30, Polio (IPV)

1:30-2:00, Influenza

2:00-2:30, HPV

2:30-3:10, Meningitis

3:10-3:30, Break

3:30-4:00, MMR

4:00-4:25, Varicella

4:25-4:35, Course Summary/Question and Answer/Evaluation

- Exhibits: Access to Exhibits will be at registration and all breaks. Go to for more information and to register as an exhibitor. Space is limited to 8 exhibitors.

- Hotel Rates for conference attendees for Ala Moana Hotel will be found at

- Contact Us

1. Registration questions: Janelle -

2. Exhibitors: Judy -

3. Scholarships - Gail -

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Ala Moana Hotel

410 Atkinson Drive

Hibiscus Ballroom

Honolulu, HI 96814

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