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.

January NILE Webinar
Friday, January 20, 2017
12:30-1:30 p.m. (PST)

Up-to-Date News on the 2016/2017 Influenza Season
The 2016/2017 flu season started abruptly in early Fall with increased flu activity, high hospitalization rates and early flu deaths in Nevada and many other regions.  Influenza A (H3N2) viruses have been the most frequent culprit this season, and are known for causing more severe illness and death in older persons and young children.  This presentation will inspire health care personnel to continue their valiant efforts to educate patients on the signs and dangers of influenza, the necessity of vaccination and the use of antiviral therapy for those who succumb to illness.

Learning Objectives:
1. Describe and discuss the impact of the 2016/2017 influenza season.
2. Describe influenza recommendations and vaccines available for 2016/2017.
3. Review the 2015/2016 influenza season and vaccine coverage rates.
4. Understand the importance of antiviral use.
5. Discuss CDC communication message

About the Presenter:  L. J. Tan, PhD, Chief Strategy Officer for the Immunization Action Coalition and Co-Chair of the National Adult and Influenza Immunization Summit.

Click here to register. For questions or more info, contact Rhonda at 775-624-7118 or


Past Webinar Recordings and Slides

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 19: Nevada State Immunization Program’s 2016 Updates for Vaccine Storage, Handling & Ordering
[No recording] [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]

May 17: Preventing Disease: The Science Behind Outbreak Predictions & Nevada School Immunization Regulations
[Watch the webinar here] [Download the slide presentation 1 and slide presentaion 2]

April 28: HPV-Associated Cancers and the Risk Factors
[Watch the webinar here] [Download the slide presentation]

April 20: Increasing Pediatric Immunization Rates in Underserved Populations: The Nevada WIC Immunization Linkage Project
[Watch the webinar here] [Download the slide presentation]

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.]

May 13: The Tween Bundle
[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