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VaxExpo 2019

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CenterPlace Regional Event Center

2426 North Discovery Place

Spokane Valley, WA 99216

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Mark your calendars for the third annual VaxExpo as we share innovative ideas and best practices to better protect communities from vaccine-preventable diseases.

What
Highly enlightening and interactive sessions to encourage the exchange of ideas across wide-ranging disciplines.

Who

  • Physicians
  • Physician assistants
  • Advanced registered nurse practitioners
  • Clinical nurses
  • School nurses
  • College and university student health clinical staff
  • Medical assistants
  • Clinic managers
  • Vaccine accountability coordinators
  • Pharmacists
  • Public health professionals
  • Other immunization advocates

How

  • Registration opens Jan. 24, 2019 and closes May 10, 2019.
  • Event registration is $50. ($30 reduced registration available for students and SRHD staff.)
  • The first 50 registrants will be entered in a drawing to receive a $100 Visa Gift Card. (SRHD staff not eligible for drawing.)

Where
CenterPlace at Mirabeau Point Park
2426 N Discovery Place
Spokane Valley, WA 99216
Breakfast and lunch will be provided.


AGENDA
7 a.m. – 8 a.m.
CHECK-IN / LIGHT BREAKFAST

8 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Welcome & Opening
SRHD Immunization Assessment & Promotion
Dr. Robert Lutz – SRHD Health Officer
Betsy Bertelsen, Epidemiologist – SRHD Communicable Disease Epidemiology

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Vaccine Update
JoEllen Wolicki – Center for Disease Control and Prevention

9:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Breakout Session #1
1a: Managing Adverse Vaccine Reactions
Colleen Terriff, PharmD, MPH – MultiCare Deaconess Hospital
1b: Vaccine Hesitancy: Reframing the Conversation
Douglas Opel, MD, MPH – Seattle Children’s Hospital
Gretchen LaSalle, MD – MultiCare Rockwood
John Merrill-Steskal, MD, FAAFP – Kittitas Valley Healthcare

10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
BREAK

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Keynote Address: Everyday Ethics – A Discussion About the Dilemmas We Face When
Parents Refuse Vaccines
Douglas Opel, MD, MPH – Seattle Children’s Hospital

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
LUNCH & PRIZE DRAWING

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Creating a Positive Vaccine Culture in Practices
John Merrill-Steskal, MD, FAAFP – Kittitas Valley Healthcare
Gretchen LaSalle, MD – MultiCare Rockwood

1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Breakout Session #2
2a: Childhood Vaccine Program Updates
Megan Deming, BS – DOH
Julianne Lasch, MBA – DOH
2b: Special Populations Panel
Colleen Terriff, PharmD, MPH – MultiCare Deaconess Hospital

2:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
BREAK

2:45 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
HPV Vaccine: An Inter-Professional Approach to Improve Immunization Rates
Gary Heyamoto, DDS – Private Practice
Stewart Lyman, PhD – Lyman BioPharma Consulting LLC
Brian Mitchell, DO - Spokane Ear, Nose, & Throat

3:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.
PRIZE DRAWING & CLOSING


Continuing education credits for this activity are pending.
See final announcement for details.

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2426 North Discovery Place

Spokane Valley, WA 99216

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