Posted on February 18, 2015 in: Continuing Education
Be sure to check out the January/February Michigan Immunization Timely Tips newsletter online, which includes information on an upcoming course on the epidemiology and prevention of vaccine-preventable diseases. This two-day course, held June 16-17 in Lansing, will be presented by Ray Strikas, MD, MPH, and JoEllen Wolicki, RN, BSN, immunization educators with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. A state immunization update, given by the Michigan Department of Community Health, Division of Immunization, will also be included.
Using content from the book Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-preventable
Diseases (also called the Pink Book), the class provides a comprehensive review of vaccine-preventable diseases and the recommended vaccines to prevent them. Participants will have many opportunities to ask questions.
Online registration for this class will begin April 6, 2015. The registration fee is $75 and each participant will receive a copy of the Pink Book for no additional charge. For additional information, please see the save the date flyer online. This course will offer 14 hours of live continuing education credit.