CDC offers numerous education and training programs for healthcare personnel. A variety of topics and formats are available. All are based on vaccine recommendations made by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practice (ACIP).
Physicians, nurses, health educators, pharmacists, and other healthcare professionals are invited to apply for continuing education credits/contact hours, when available.
Running Time: 5:07 mins
Date Released: 06/27/2011 CDC Commentary - Make No Mistake: Vaccine Administration, Storage, and Handling
Dr. Andrew Kroger offers 7 steps to help prevent vaccine administration errors and vaccine storage and handling errors.
You Call The ShotsSeries of modules that explain the latest recommendations for vaccine use that include self-test practice questions
Immunization CoursesWebcasts, and self-study education and training programs for healthcare personnel
CE Credit for Immunization CoursesA guide and video show how to obtain continuing education credit or print a certificate of attendance
Pink Book Webinar Series1-hour webinars that explore the chapters of the ‘Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases’ book
Current Issues in Immunization NetConference (CIINC)Live, 1-hour presentations via conference call including question and answer session
Patient EducationEducational materials that complement personal education and advice for patients
Quality Improvement ProjectsResources for providers seeking quality improvement projects that may be required for maintenance of certification
A two-day live version of the Epidemiology & Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases course can be scheduled for a state or region. These courses are conducted by CDC trainers.
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