Event Details

2014 Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases Course

Jul 30, 2014 07:30am - Jul 31, 2014 04:30pm
(GMT-07:00) Mountain Time (US & Canada)

Event Type: Conference

Description
Epidemiology of Vaccine-Preventable Disease Course

July 30-31, 2014
Village at Breckenridge
525 South Park Avenue
Breckenridge, Colorado 80424

This two-day course will be presented live by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment and Immunization Educators from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. This course provides a comprehensive review of immunization and vaccine-preventable diseases and their respective vaccines. Participants will have numerous opportunities to ask questions.

You can register for this event at any time by scrolling to the bottom of this page and selecting "Register for this Event". For customer service questions or group registrations, please contact the Alliance at 303.861.4995 or megan@calpho.org.

Attendance Cost

COURSE REGISTRANT

Early Registration (before 6/13)
Late Registration (after 6/13)
$75 / person
$150 / person

The registration fee includes the following:
  • Breakfast and lunch each day
  • Current edition of the "Pink Book" or other supporting materials if "Pink Book" not available
VENDOR
The registration fee is $150 for a non-profit vendor and $500 for a for-profit vendor, and this fee includes the following:
  • One registration, including provided meals
  • 6' exhibit table with linen, chair and trash can for both days

Audience

You should consider attending if you are one of following:
  • Physician
  • Nurse
  • Nursing Student
  • Medical Assistant
  • Pharmacist
  • Program Manager
  • Health Educator
  • Other Health Professional

Course Agenda

Download and preview the schedule.

The following is the general schedule for the course:

July 30, 2014
7:00 a.m. - Registration and Breakfast
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Course

July 31, 2014
7:00 a.m. - Registration and Breakfast
8:00 a.m. - 4:50 p.m. - Course

Course Objectives

At the end of the course, participants will be able to:
  1. Describe the difference between active and passive immunity.
  2. List two characteristics of live attenuated vaccines.
  3. List two characteristics of inactivated vaccines.
  4. For each vaccine-preventable disease, identify those for whom routine immunization is recommended.
  5. For each vaccine-preventable disease, describe characteristics of the vaccine used to prevent the disease.
  6. Describe an emerging immunization issue.

Location and Accommodations

Village at Breckenridge
525 South Park Avenue
Breckenridge, Colorado 80424

To book a room, please call 1.888.525.1787. Reference the group code when booking: BC2VD4. Room rates begin at $92 for hotel rooms (plus $10 resort fee). Reservations must be made by July 16, 2014 to guarantee that rate.

Registration

You can register for this event at any time by scrolling to the bottom of this page and selecting "Register for this Event". You will be asked a username and password. Please try your primary email address as a log-in and "Password1" or any new password you have previously programmed into the system through an Alliance event or membership.

If you are not in the system, please select "New Visitor Registration" on the password page and fill out the information requested. Once you have logged in, you will be allowed to register for the event and either pay by credit card or select "bill me" to send in a check payable to "CALPHO" 1385 S. Colorado Blvd, Suite A-622, Denver, Colorado 80222.

For customer service questions or group registrations, please contact the Alliance at 303.861.4995 or corine@publichealthalliance.org.

Continuing Education Credits

Credits offered for this course include: CME, CNE, CEU, CECH and CPE.

CME: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this Live Course for a maximum of 14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CNE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity provides 14 contact hours.

CEU: The CDC has been approved as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET), 1760 Old Meadow Road, Suite 500, McLean, VA 22102. The CDC is authorized by IACET to offer 1.4 ANSI/IACET CEU's for this program.

CECH: Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designed for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) to receive up to 14 Category I CECH in health education. CDC provider number GA0082.

CPE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This program is a designated event for pharmacists to receive 1.4 Contact Hours in pharmacy education. The Universal Activity Number is 0387-0000-13-0003-L04-P. Course Category: This activity has been designated as knowledge-based.

DISCLOSURE: CDC, our planners, and our presenters wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters. Planners have reviewed content to ensure there is no bias.

Content will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use with the exception the discussion of the use of the following vaccines in a manner recommended by Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, but not approved by the Food and Drug Administration: DTaP, Tdap, Hib, HPV, MMR, meningococcal, pnuemococcal, and Rotavirus, and Zoster.

CDC does not accept commercial support.

Early registration ends on Jun 13, 2014.
Regular registration starts on Jun 14, 2014 and ends on Jul 22, 2014.
Late registration starts on Jul 23, 2014.
All times are 12:00am (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada).