Protecting Young Adults from Meningococcal Disease

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Join the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) and the National Association for School Nurses (NASN) for a discussion on vaccines to prevent meningococcal disease and strategies to increase vaccination rates.
NFID Medical Director William Schaffner, MD will moderate the webinar with presentations by Sarah A. Mbaeyi, MD, MPH, Medical Officer at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and Christine Amidon, BSN, RN, College Nurse at the Wabash College Student Health Center.
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:
  • Describe the epidemiology of meningococcal disease in the United States
  • Summarize the current ACIP recommendations for meningococcal vaccines
  • Implement strategies to improve meningococcal vaccination rates in identified risk groups
There is no fee to participate in this activity but pre-registration is required.

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