ACP Webinar Series on Adult Immunization

American College of Physicians (ACP) is pleased to announce the following webinars:

Webinar 1: Routine Immunization of People Living with HIV: Why, What and How
Friday, August 23, 2019 at 11:00 AM Eastern – Register Now
Faculty presenter: Andrew B Trotter, MD MPH

Recognizing that people living with HIV (PLHIV) have higher rates of vaccine preventable disease and disease severity compared to HIV negative individuals, this webinar will identify strategies to improve vaccination rates in this population. Dr. Trotter will discuss the recommended vaccines for PLHIV by age and indication as recommended by ACIP, IDSA and CDC/NIH/HIVMA guidelines. Participants will learn to recognize differences in administration, dosing schedules and contraindications for routine vaccines for PLHIV compared to HIV negative individuals.

Webinar 2: Adult Immunization 2019 Update: Improve your Practice and Resident Education
Sept. 12, 2019 at 11 AM Eastern – Register Now
Faculty presenter: Robert H. Hopkins Jr., MD, MACP

Dr. Hopkins will discuss the new ACIP recommendations for HPV and pneumococcal vaccinations.  Participants will learn applicable Quality Improvement (QI) tools to improve vaccination rates for adults in their practice.  Strategies specific for training residents will also be outlined.

Webinar 3: Adult Immunization – How to Create a Successful Vaccination Program
Monday, September 23, 2019 at 12 PM Eastern – Register Now
Faculty presenter:  Jason M. Goldman, MD, FACP, Governor, Florida Chapter, ACP

Dr. Goldman will present issues pertinent to the business aspect of adult immunization.  Participants will gain an understanding of how to purchase and stock vaccines, implement standing orders and bill appropriately for vaccines.

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