APhA Quick Quiz: Immunization - October 2018

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Are you an immunizing pharmacist or student pharmacist looking for current information about adult and pediatric immunization schedules, newly licensed vaccines, and emerging vaccine technologies? APhA’s liaison member attended the October 2018 ACIP Conference to gather and disseminate the latest information via a one-hour CPE webinar.  

This 5-question quiz is intended to serve as a practice tool for pharmacists and technicians to assess their knowledge of recent immunization data and vaccine recommendations presented at the ACIP meeting.


Learning Objectives

At the completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Discuss the data that was presented during the October 2018 ACIP meeting. 
  2. Explain the proposed changes to vaccine recommendations discussed at the October 2018 ACIP meeting through various patient case scenarios. 


Accreditation Information 


The American Pharmacists Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. The ACPE Universal Activity Numbers for this activity is 0202-0000-18-260-H06-P/T.

To claim 0.5 contact hours of CPE credit (0.05 CEUs) for participating in this online learning activity, Immunization – October 2018, participants will need to complete all 5 questions provided, answer the evaluation questions, then CLAIM credit. A valid pharmacist.com username and password is required to claim credit. After credit has been claimed, please visit CPE monitor for CPE transcript.  

Initial release date: November 14, 2018

Expiration date: November 14, 2021 - NO CREDIT GRANTED AFTER THIS DATE

Activity Type: Knowledge-based

Target Audience: Pharmacists & Pharmacy Technicians

Learning Level: 2


Immunization – October 2018, is an online continuing education activity for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians developed by the American Pharmacists Association.


Miranda Wilhelm, PharmD declares receiving honorarium from Merck Vaccines as a member of their Speaker’s Bureau.  

APhA’s editorial staff declares no conflicts of interest or financial interests in any product or service mentioned in this activity, including grants, employment, gifts, stock holdings, and honoraria. For a complete list of APhA staff disclosures, please visit the APhA website at: www.pharmacist.com/apha-disclosures

Conflicts of interest have been resolved through content review by Helen Sairany, PharmD, BCACP, MBA, Associate Director of Content Development at the American Pharmacists Association. 

System Requirements

Computer and internet access are required to complete this activity.  Please visit our website to view the System Requirements in order to have a positive learning experience.