Symposium:
107. New Recommendations and Updates for Pediatric Immunization
Saturday, October 22, 2011: 8:15 AM-9:45 AM
Room: 205ABC

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

  • identify recent changes and updates to the pediatric vaccination schedule
  • describe how the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) and Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases (COID) consider information and make recommendations regarding use of licensed vaccines

Target Audience: Pharmacists, Infectious Diseases Pediatricians, Infection Preventionists, Hospital Epidemiologists, Health Care Workers, Fellows-in-Training, Epidemiologists, Clinicians, Academicians

Tracks: Pediatric ID

Moderators:  Carol J. Baker, MD, Baylor College of Medicine and Janet A. Englund, MD, FIDSA, Seattle Children's Research Institute

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.5 hours of Category 1 credit possible

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.5 knowledge-based contact hours (0.15 CEU) of Pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0461-9999-11-113-L01-P

Disclosures:

C. J. Baker, None

J. A. Englund, Medimmune: Investigator, Research support
Chimerix: Investigator, Research support
Novartis: Investigator, Research support
Adamas, Inc. : Investigator, Research support
Novavax: Consultant, Consulting fee

C. J. Baker, None

A. C. Cohn, None

J. A. Englund, Medimmune: Investigator, Research support
Chimerix: Investigator, Research support
Novartis: Investigator, Research support
Adamas, Inc. : Investigator, Research support
Novavax: Consultant, Consulting fee

M. Glode, Pfizer: Data Safety Monitoring Board for Mening B Vaccine being studied by Pfizer, reimbursement for time spent as a member of the DSMB

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