Online Program

Strategies for reducing the impact of infectious diseases, improving immunization, and mitigating transmission

Wednesday, November 6, 2013: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Protecting the public from communicable diseases via various prevention or control method is essential. Learn from best practices in flu prevention, HIV, Syphilis, and HPV prevention in a variety of settings.
Session Objectives: Identify at least two areas of need for pandemic influenza NPI training. Explain how the protective benefit of flu immunization in schools accrues to the adult community as well as the children
Amy B. Jessop, PhD, MPH

Increasing influenza vaccination rates through a high school classroom intervention   
Tom Benton, MD, MPH, Scot Flamand, Jarah Blackburn, Husang Lee, Mary Peoples-Shep, DrPH and Parker Small, MD
Taking the "fast track" to better care for opioid addicts with hepatitis c   
James Morrill, MD, PhD, Christina Carr, MD Candidate 2014, Ann-Marie Duffy-Keane, MPH, William Bean, PhD, MPH, MBA, Jean Bernhardt, PhD, RN/NP and Sonia Burgos

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Organized by: Community Health Planning and Policy Development

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)