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, September 20, 2016
12:30-1:30 p.m. (PDT)

NILE Webinar: "Behind the Scenes of the Washoe County Norovirus Outbreak" 

1) Review epidemiology of a norovirus outbreak
2) Understand the norovirus infection burden in Washoe County and the nation
3) Recognize the role of electronic data in outbreak investigations
4) Review the role of environmental health during school infectious disease outbreaks
5) Understand challenges faced investigating outbreaks in public schools
6) Review prevention and control measures for norovirus

FEATURED PRESENTER: Lei Chen, PhD and Brenda Wickman 
Dr. Chen is the Senior Epidemiologist for Washoe County Health District. Brenda Wickman is a Registered Environmental Health Specialist for Washsoe County Health District. 


Additional Information or Questions: For questions or more info, contact Rhonda at 775-624-7118 or


Past Webinar Recordings and Slides

2016  Webinars

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