Building Vaccine Trust with Patients

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As demand for COVID-19 vaccination slows, it is critical that pharmacists continue to build trust in patients who remain hesitant about vaccination. This recorded webinar discusses predominant and emerging drivers of mistrust in the COVID-19 vaccines and how to approach conversations when building trust with priority populations, including parents and young adults.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Discuss predominant and emerging drivers of mistrust in the COVID-19 vaccines.
  • Describe challenges and solutions for building trust with patients to increase their confidence in COVID-19 vaccines.
  • Discuss how to approach conversations when building trust with priority populations, including parents and young adults

Activity type: Knowledge-based
Target Audience: Pharmacists
Learning Level: 2

Accreditation Information


The American Pharmacists Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. The following webinar is approved for 1.0 contact hours of CPE credit (0.1 CEUs). The ACPE Universal Activity Number for this activity is 0202-0000-21-260-H06-P.

To obtain credit for completing Building Vaccine Trust with Patients participants will need to 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 username and password to claim credit. After credit has been claimed, please visit CPE monitor for your transcript.

APhA continuing pharmacy education policy provides you with two opportunities to successfully complete this continuing pharmacy education assessment. Please note that you will not be permitted to submit the assessment a third time. The current policy of the APhA Education Department is not to release the correct answers to any of our CPE tests. This policy is intended to maintain the integrity of the CPE activity and the assessment.

Initial release date: July 8, 2021
Expiration date: July 8, 2024 - No credit can be earned after this date

Development and Support

Building Vaccine Trust with Patients is a home study continuing education activity for pharmacists developed by the American Pharmacists Association. © 2021 American Pharmacists Association.

This project was funded in part by a collaborative agreement with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) CoAg number 1 NU50CK00057601 00. The CDC is an agency within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The contents of this resource do not necessarily represent the CDC or HHS and should not be considered an endorsement by the Federal Government.


Disclosures are presented during webinar. 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


There is no fee associated with this activity. This learning product is conjunction with the APhA Open Forum Webinar series.

System Requirements

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.

Credit Information

Activity Number Credit Amount Accreditation Period
ACPE# 0202-0000-21-260-H06-P 0.1 CEUs July 08, 2021 - July 08, 2024