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UAlbany: Free Webcast – What You Should Know About Adult Immunization

Please join the University at Albany School of Public Health for a free, live webcast on April 18, 2019 from 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Eastern.

Speakers:
Margaret L. Aldrich, MD

Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Montefiore Medical Center

David Kim, MD
Deputy Associate Director
Adult Immunizations
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Adult vaccination rates are very low in New York State and many people do not know that they need vaccinations. Providers are not always aware of the current adult immunization recommendations, or the burden of diseases these vaccines help to prevent.  This webcast will provide education for healthcare providers and public health professionals on the burden of vaccine preventable diseases and on adult immunization rates for the U.S. and New York State, as well as the importance of implementing the adult immunization schedule.

By the end of the webcast, viewers will be able to: