This national observance is December 3–9, 2017 and provides an opportunity to remind everyone about the importance of flu vaccination across the lifespan, and that it is not too late to get a flu vaccine. NIVW is a national observance established in 2005 by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to highlight the importance of continuing influenza vaccination after the holiday season and beyond.The NIVW observance provides an opportunity for public health and health care professionals, health advocates, communities and families across the country to work together to promote flu vaccination.*Note: This page contains materials in the Portable Document Format (PDF).The free Adobe Reader may be required to view these files.For more information, please visit: gov/coca/calls/2018/callinfo_020818 To join the webinar, please visit: zoom.us/j/772478726 . Upon completion of the webinar, participants will be able to: For registration, please visit: https://events-na5.adobeconnect.com/content/connect/c1/951358841/en/events/event/shared/1480695977/event_registration.html? Testing and treatment for these “precancers” can have lasting effects.
The webinar will be hosted by the National Area Health Education Center (AHEC) Organization and is scheduled for Tuesday, June 12, – p.m. This presentation will provide up-to-date information on human papillomavirus (HPV) infection, the HPV vaccine, Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommendations, and ways to successfully communicate with patients and their parents about HPV vaccination.
December 22, 2017—The Department of Health Immunization Section would like to share information regarding an upcoming educational opportunity.
The national Area Health Education Center (AHEC) is hosting a webinar, . This webinar will be hosted by the National Influenza Vaccination Disparities Partnership (NIVDP) and is scheduled for Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at p.m. Misconceptions can negatively impact vaccination rates among adults and children.
Download the 2018 Childhood Immunization Champion Nomination Packet.
For additional award information, please visit: gov/vaccines/events/niiw/champions/
Champions can include coalition members, parents, health care professionals (e.g., physicians, nurses, physicians’ assistants, nurse practitioners, medical assistants, etc.), and other immunization leaders who meet the award criteria.