Program Schedule

Challenging Opportunities in Global Immunization

Saturday, October 11, 2014: 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: The Pennsylvania Convention Center: 120-ABC

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe the process for establishing immunization policy at the global level
  • using examples of recent vaccine policy decisions, explain the basis for those decision and what factors led to those policy developments
  • describe current major policy deliberations of the Strategic Advisory Group of Experts (SAGE) on immunization for the World Health Organization
  • outline vaccines currently under development for use in developing countries that show promise of being available in the near furture term

Target Audience: Vaccinologists, Scientists, Researchers, Public health practitioners, Pharmacists, Nurses, Members-in-training, Infectious diseases physicians, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Health care workers, Fellows, Epidemiologists, Clinicians, Academicians

Tracks: Global ID

Moderator:  Walter A. Orenstein, MD, FIDSA, Emory University

2:00 PM
2:30 PM
3:00 PM

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.5 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

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

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-14-146-L01-P


W. A. Orenstein, None

A. Reingold, None

J. S. Abramson, None

K. Neuzil, None

See more of: Symposium

Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. EDT, Oct. 8th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.

Sponsoring Societies:

© 2014, All Rights Reserved.

Follow IDWeek