Webinar: Current Issues in Vaccines

Webinar: Current Issues in Vaccines

Date: Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Location: Webinar.

Nov 15 2017

The Vaccine Education Center (VEC) at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, together with the Pennsylvania chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics, is pleased to offer a Vaccine Webinar Series for healthcare providers. The series is supported by the Thomas F. McNair Scott Endowed Research and Lectureship Fund.

Each Current Issues in Vaccines webinar presents topics being addressed by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), covered by the media or asked by parents. Specific topics will be available on the registration page approximately one to two weeks before each event. Each presentation will be 40 to 45 minutes, followed by 15 to 20 minutes of audience questions.

Presenter:

Paul Offit, MD

Director, Vaccine Education Center
Attending Physician, Division of Infectious Diseases, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Professor of Pediatrics and Maurice Hilleman Professor of Vaccinology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Date and Time: Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, noon – 1 p.m. ET

Location: Webinar

Topics:

  • Shingrix® vs. Zostavax®
  • Hepatitis A vaccine: Updates
  • Mumps: What to do about the increased rates
  • Influenza vaccine: Will FluMist® return?

To register, click here.