NILE Webinars

Each month Immunize Nevada organizes webinars, which focus on multiple immunization topics and trends. Dozens of providers from throughout the country sit-in on the webinars during lunchtime programs to earn continuing education credits at no cost.

UPCOMING WEBINARS 


Tuesday, October 14, 2014 from 12:30-1:30 p.m. (PST) - "2014-2015 Influenza"

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Program: Join Immunize Nevada for a one-hour webinar on the current CDC influenza vaccine recommendations.  Particular emphasis will be placed on reviewing more recently licensed influenza vaccines and their appropriate targeted populations.  A review the most recent influenza vaccine efficacy data and its implications for vaccine providers will be discussed.
 
Learning Objectives Include:
  1. Become familiar with the different influenza vaccines available this season.
  2. Discuss the current national and international influenza disease epidemiology.
  3. Review the recent CDC preferential recommendation for the live attenuated influenza vaccine for children.
Featured Presenter:  Matthew Zahn, MD
Dr. Zahn is the Medical Director of Epidemiology for Orange County Health Care Agency of California. 
He received his medical degree from St. Louis University and completed his fellowship at the Children's Hospital of Denver in pediatric infectious disease. Matthew attended Santa Clara University in California for his undergraduate studies.   
 
Dr. Zahn’s past experience includes chairing the Immunization Advisory Workgroup for the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) from 2009 until 2012.   He has served on multiple national public health committees, including CDC’s school-located vaccination advisory committee and the joint CDC and NACCHO influenza antiviral distribution workgroup.  He currently serves on NACCHO’s Infectious Disease Workgroup, and is NACCHO’s liaison to the CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices.
 
Additional Information or Questions: For questions or more info, contact Rhonda at 775-624-7118 or Rhonda@immunizenevada.org.
 

PAST WEBINAR RECORDINGS AND SLIDES

2014 Webinar Schedule

September 23: 2014 Update on Nevada School & Childcare Immunization Requirements
[Download the presentation slides here / Watch the webinar here]

August 26: Closing the HPV Vaccination Gap: Reducing Missed Oppurtunities to Recommend & Administer the HPV Vaccine

[Download the presentation slides here / Watch the webinar here]

August 20: Strive for 100%: Best Practices for Increasing Immunization Rates
[Download the presentation slides here]

August 19: Closing the HPV Vaccination Gap: Best Practices for Oral Health Care Providers
[Download the presentation slides here / Watch the webinar here]

July 24: Importance of Immunization in Adults Herpes Zoster Vaccine
[Download the presentation slides here / Watch the webinar here] 

July 8: Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccination Practice Management
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June 10: The Success of Rotavirus Immunization: Evolution of a disease in Remission
[Download the presentation slides here / Watch the webinar here]

May 21: HPV Immunization is a Job for Pediatric Providers
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April 29: Choose Your Own Vaccines: Responding to Requests for 'Alternative' Vaccine Schedules
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March 18: Pharmacists' Role in the "Immunization Neighborhood"
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February 25: Keeping Current with Pertussis: 2014 Update
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January 30: What Should You Know About Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
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2013 Webinar Schedule

December 2: Navigating Health Policy Changes
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December 1: Nevada Health Link Update
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November: Vaccine Saftey
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**Please note: Webinar recordings are available for a limited time only. However, webinar slides will be available throughout the 2014 webinar schedule. If you are wishing to obtain information from a past webinar that is not listed above, please contact Rhonda Baskins at rhonda@immunizenevada.org