Are you an immunizing pharmacist or student pharmacist looking for current information pertaining to adult and pediatric immunization schedules, newly licensed vaccines, and emerging vaccine technologies? APhA’s liaison member to the ACIP presented the latest information from the June 2019 ACIP Immunization Conference during this 1.25-hour CPE webinar. The speaker scheduled a significant block of time to directly answer audience questions regarding new immunization updates reported. Pharmacists were encouraged to attend this live webinar to stay abreast of recent immunization recommendations and changes to the immunization schedules.
At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, pharmacists and pharmacy technicians will be able to:
- Identify how recent ACIP recommended changes may impact pharmacy practice.
- Explain the reasons the ACIP recommendation was made, including changes in epidemiology of disease, data from clinical trials, newly available vaccines, or safety issues discovered.
- Discuss newly available information regarding existing and emerging vaccines, shortages and availability of vaccines, safety concerns, and outbreaks of vaccine preventable diseases.
Activity type: Knowledge-based
Target Audience: Pharmacists & Pharmacy Technicians
Learning Level: 2
The American Pharmacists Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. The following archived webinar is approved for 1.25 contact hours of CPE credit (0.125 CEUs). The ACPE Universal Activity Number for this activity is 0202-0000-19-212-H06-P/T.
To obtain credit for completing June 2019 ACIP Immunization Update (Home Study), watch the archived webinar, complete the assessment with a grade of 70% or better, complete the evaluation questions, and then CLAIM credit. Participants need to have a valid pharmacist.com username and password to claim credit. After credit has been claimed, please visit CPE monitor for your transcript.
Initial release date: July 11, 2019
Expiration date: July 11, 2022
June 2019 ACIP Immunization Update (Home Study) is a live continuing education activity for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians developed by the American Pharmacists Association.
Stephan L. Foster, PharmD, FAPhA, declares receiving honoraria as a speaker for the following organizations: Pfizer, Seqirus, Merck Vaccine, and Sanofi-Pasteur. Dr. Foster also declares receiving honoraria as an Advisory Board member for Pfizer.
APhA’s editorial staff declare 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, visit the APhA website at www.pharmacist.com/apha-disclosures.
Conflicts of interest have been resolved through content review by Helen Sairany, BA, PharmD, MBA, BCACP, Director of Content Development & Partnership at the American Pharmacists Association.
There is no fee associated with this accredited CPE activity.
*This webinar will be archived and made available as an online learning activity within 1 week after the live offering has been presented. The archived webinar (home-study version) will be available for free to APhA members and non-members.*
Computer and internet access are required to complete this activity. Please visit our website to view the Technology System Requirements in order to have a positive learning experience.