CA-AAP June 26 Webinar: Time-Efficient Skills to Address Vaccine-Hesitant Parents: Focus Group Results and Best Practices

This program is sponsored by the American Academy of Pediatrics – California District IX in collaboration with the California Immunization Coalition and was held on June 26, 2012.

This webinar provided participants with skills for communicating with parents in a time-efficient manner to build trust and address a range of vaccine concerns.  Results of recent focus groups with vaccine-hesitant parents and with practicing pediatricians identifying best practices in vaccine safety communication were shared.

This workshop will be co-presented by: Kris Calvin, CEO of the AAP-CA; Dean Blumberg, MD FAAP; Wilbert Mason, MD, FAAP.

Listen/view recorded Webinar – WMV format

Download slides – PDF

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VICNetwork Webinar: July 25 – 11am PST

Influenza Outlook:

Strategies and Plans for the 2012-13 Flu Season

This webinar will feature three speakers from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention who will provide updates on the 2012-13 Influenza Vaccination Campaign.

Objectives:

  • Provide a 2012-2013 influenza season update and review of CDC recommendations for the prevention and control of influenza
  • Provide an overview of CDC’s influenza vaccination communication campaign plans
  • Identify ways to use traditional and new media to promote and coordinate influenza vaccination activities and messaging

Register at http://nphic-cic-events.webex.com

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CA-AAP June 5th Webinar: How Health Care Providers Can Engage the Media to Communicate Positive & Accurate Vaccine Messages

This program is sponsored by the American Academy of Pediatrics – California District IX in collaboration with the California Immunization Coalition and was held on June 5, 2012.

In this archived Webinar you will learn about crafting vaccine messages and how to communicate with traditional and social media through print and televised interviews, quotes, letters to the editor, op-eds and blogs.

This workshop was co-presented by two media experts: Ari Brown, MD, FAAP and Val Ulene, media experts and authors: Ari Brown, MD, FAAP and Val Ulene, MD, Preventive Medicine.

Listen/view recorded Webinar – WMV format

Download slides from Val-Ulene, MD – PDF

 

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Tools for Effectively Engaging Coalition Members and Stakeholders

The Immunization Partnership’s Summer Webinar Series

Tools for Effectively Engaging Coalition Members and Stakeholders

Thursday, July 19th, 2012

11:00am – 12:30pm CT

Speakers: Fran Butterfoss, CoalitionsWork  & Anita Colbert, Immunization Collaborative of Tarrant Co.

REGISTER HERE: https://cc.readytalk.com/r/5zyucjz6ne3g

The panels of experts will present ideas and strategies, and answer your questions about this topic. For more information, visit www.immunizeUSA.org.

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Vaccine Safety Concerns and How to Respond to Vaccine-Hesitant Parents

The Immunization Partnership’s Summer Webinar Series

Vaccine Safety Concerns and How to Respond to Vaccine-Hesitant Parents

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

11:00am – 12:30pm CT

Speakers: Dr. Julie Boom, Texas Children’s Hospital, Rachel Cunningham, Texas Children’s Hospital, and Alison Singer, Autism Science Foundation.

REGISTER HERE: https://cc.readytalk.com/r/fvatdt073jys

The panels of experts will present ideas and strategies, and answer your questions about this topic. For more information, visit www.immunizeUSA.org.

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