Training Opportunities


Updated March 25, 2016

CDC Immunization Courses: Broadcasts, Webcasts, and Self Study
http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/ed/courses.htm#teenim

CDC Pink Book Course: webinar
The webinar series will present summaries of the relevant sections of the 13th edition of “Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases” (The Pink Book). Each webinar in the series (15 in total) will last approximately 1 hour and cover topics as noted in the schedule on web page.
https://vears.wordpress.com/2015/06/18/cdc-new-webinar-series-on-pink-book-epi-vpd/

You Call the Shots Modules
You Call the Shots is a web-based training course developed through the Project to Enhance Immunization Content in Nursing Education and Training. Several updated modules are now available, including Hepatitis B, Pneumococcal, and Meningococcal. Please visit the You Call the Shots web page for additional information and other modules. Continuing Education (CE) credit is available for viewing a module and completing an evaluation.Big bandy babby

CDC and Medscape
This special series of commentaries, part of a collaboration between CDC and Medscape, is designed to deliver CDC’s authoritative guidance directly to Medscape’s physicians, nurses, pharmacists, and other health care providers. In this series, CDC experts offer video commentaries on current topics important to practicing clinicians. NCIRD has contributed to a variety of commentaries. You may need to sign up and log in as a member to view the commentaries. Registration is free.

Documentary: Someone You Love
The Indiana Immunization Coalition, in partnership with the Indiana School of Medicine and Lumiere Media, is now offering CME credits to physicians nationwide.  The film is available at no charge through the Indiana University School of Medicine as an online CME activity worth 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.  Please use this link to view the film and obtain your CME’s: http://cme.medicine.iu.edu/hpvdocumentary

Immunize Nevada
Immunize Nevada offers monthly free continuing education opportunities called Immunization Learning Exchange, also known as NILE. This program offers monthly webinars, immunization 101 training and an annual health conference for healthcare providers to fine-tune skills, network with colleagues, and earn continuing education credits.
Contact: info@immunizenevada.org
or visit website: https://immunizenevada.org/healthcare-professionals/continuing-education-opportunities

Immunization Action Coalition
Mission: The Immunization Action Coalition, a non-profit organization, works to increase immunization rates and prevent disease. One-hour webinars available once registered.
Contact: admin@immunize.org  or visit website: www.immunize.org

Intermountain HPV Vaccination Coalition
Goals/Objectives of the coalition: Develop Intermountain West HPV Vaccination Coalition, develop and enhance linkages/collaborations through the coalition and test HPV immunization interventions in various clinical settings in IW states. Coalition has free monthly tele-conference trainings and quarterly in-person trainings.
Contact: Brynn Fowler at Brynn.Fowler@hci.utah.edu

Immunization Awareness Webinar
Tuesday, March 29, at 12:30 PM EST
Pfizer, in partnership with technology companies like Televox or through a standalone postcard reminder program, can work in collaboration with local health departments to send unbranded, HIPPA-compliant reminders to families who are due for immunization updates.
https://tfph.org/2016/02/18/immunization-awareness-webinar-presented-by-pfizer/?blm_aid=676458

Understanding Category B Recommendations
Tuesday, April 5, 2016, at 12:00pm
TBA 

Idaho Immunization Program: Shot Smarts
April 25 – 29, 2016
www.idahoimmune.org/events
Contact: Megan Keating at IIP, KeatingM@dhw.idaho.gov

Pink Book Course and Immunization Summit 2016
November 2nd, 3rd and 4th, 2016
www.idahoimmune.org/events
Contact: Karen Sharpnack at IIC, kjs@idahoimmune.org