Symposium:
210. Influenza Vaccines: 100 Years After the Spanish Influenza: Past, Present, and Future
Saturday, October 6, 2018: 10:30 AM-11:45 AM
Room: N 24

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe the history of the current influenza vaccine
  • identify the strengths and weaknesses of the current influenza vaccine
  • summarize the goals of universal immunization

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Healthcare workers, HIV clinicians, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Investigators, Medical students and residents, Members-in-training, Microbiologists, Nurses, Pharmacists, Public health practitioners, Researchers, Scientists, Vaccinologists

Tracks: Trainee, Pediatric ID, Global ID, Adult ID


Moderators:  Emily T. Martin, MPH, PhD, University of Michigan School of Public Health and Andrew Pavia, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA, FPIDS, University of Utah School of Medicine

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.25 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.25 knowledge-based contact hours of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-18-268-L01-P

Disclosures:

E. T. Martin, None

A. Pavia, None

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