Interactive Session:
179. Case-Based Problems in Vaccines: Beyond the Guidelines
Friday, October 6, 2017: 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: 11AB

Learning Objectives:

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

  • discuss the use of the conjugate pneumococcal vaccine in adults
  • evaluate rotavirus vaccine use in NICU
  • discuss if LAIV should be reintroduced in the US vaccination program

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Fellows, Healthcare workers, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Nurses, Pharmacists, Public health practitioners, Vaccinologists

Tracks: Trainee, Pediatric ID, HIV-STD-TB, Adult ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control

Interactive Moderators:  Andrew Pavia, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA, FPIDS, University of Utah School of Medicine and H. Keipp Talbot, MD, MPH, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Interactive Panelists:  Janet Englund, MD, FIDSA, Seattle Children's Hospital , Kathryn Edwards, MD, FIDSA, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and Geeta Swamy, MD, Duke University Medical Center

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.50 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Credits: ACPE 2 application-based contact hours of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-17-281-L01-P


A. Pavia, None

H. K. Talbot, Sanofi Pasteur: Research Contractor , Research support
Gilead: Research Contractor , Research support
MedImmune: Research Contractor , Research support
Sequirus: Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee
VaxInnate: Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee

J. Englund, Gilead: Investigator , Research support
CHimerix: Investigator , Research support
Alios: Investigator , Research support
Novavax: Investigator , Research support
MedImmune: Investigator , Research support
GlaxoSmithKline: Investigator , Research support

K. Edwards, Novartis: Grant Investigator , Research grant

G. Swamy, Novavax: Research Contractor , Grant recipient and Research support
Novartis: Research Contractor , Research support
GlaxoSmithKline: Independent Data Monitoring Committee , Consulting fee
Pfizer: Data Safety Monitoring Board , Consulting fee

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