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.

February NILE Webinar
Friday, February 24, 2017
12:30-1:30 p.m. (PST)

Antimicrobial Stewardship Takes Aim at the Superbug Dilema 
Antimicrobial Stewardship (AMS) is an effort to educate and persuade providers to follow evidence-based prescribing of antibiotic/antiviral/antifungal medications.  In September 2016, public health officials in Northern Nevada reported a death in caused by a superbug resistant to 26 different antibiotics.  This webinar will highlight this alarming health problem.

Learning Objectives:

1. Understand the concept of antimicrobial stewardship.
2. Review current findings and perspectives related to antimicrobial resistance in Nevada.
3. Discuss the sociological challenges to implement and sustain stewardship
4. Describe the role of the UNR Summit Series on antimicrobial stewardship.

Featured Presenter: Trudy Larson, MD and Jim Wilson, MD

REGISTRATION INFO/QUESTIONS:
Click here to register. For questions or more info, contact Rhonda at 775-624-7118 or Rhonda@immunizenevada.org.

 


Past Webinar Recordings and Slides

2017  Webinars

January 20, 2017: An Influenza Update 2016-2017
[Watch the Webinar Here] [Download slide presentation

2016  Webinars

December 14, 2016: Vaccine Storage, Handling and Ordering on Nevada Web IZ
[Watch the Webinar Here] [Dowload slide presentation

November 15, 2016: The Urgency of Hepatitis B: Awareness, Screening, Vaccination & Treatment
[Watch the Webinar Here] [Download slide presentation] [Download slide presentation]

September 20: Behind the Scenes of the Washoe County Norovirus Outbreak 
[Watch the Webinar Here] [Download slide presentation]

August 24: Closing the HPV Vaccination Gap: The Fundamentals of HPV for Oral Health Care Providers
[Watch the Webinar Here] [Download slide presentation]

August 17: The Resurgence of Measles in the Twenty First Century
[Watch the Webinar Here] [Download slide presentation]

July 20: HPV Vaccination in the Pharmacy Setting
[Download slide presentation]

June 7: Prevention of Anal Cancer Among HIV-positive & HIV-negative Men & Women
[Watch the webinar here]

March 22: Travel Health: Diseases, Vaccines & Prophylaxis 
[Watch the webinar here] [Download the slide presentation]

February 26: The ABCs of Meningococcal Disease 
[Watch the webinar here] [Download the slide presentation]


2015 Webinars

November 19: Social Media as an Advocacy Tool
[Watch the webinar here] [Download the slide presentation]

August 26: “Born with Protection:  Data, Tips, and Tools to Improve Maternal Vaccination of Tdap & Flu”
[Watch the webinar here]

July: Nevada School & Childcare Immunization Requirements, Exemptions & Exclusions
[Watch the webinar here.]


2014 Webinars

May 21: HPV Immunization is a Job for Pediatric Providers
[Download the presentation slides here / Download webinar recording here]

April 29: Choose Your Own Vaccines: Responding to Requests for 'Alternative' Vaccine Schedules
[Download the presentation slides here / Download webinar recording here]

**Please note: Webinar recordings are available for a limited time only. If you are wishing to obtain information from a past webinar that is not listed above, please contact Rhonda Baskins at rhonda@immunizenevada.org