2015 Summit Presentations

California Immunization Coalition Summit – 2015 Presentations



Sunday Workshop: Vaccine Communication Strategies Phyllis Hartigan, MPH, Rady Children’s Hospital
Kenneth D. Hempstead, MD, Kaiser Permanente – presentation not available
Keynote Presentation: Immunization Update -2015 William L. Atkinson, MD, MPH, Associate Director for Immunization Education, Immunization Action Coalition
Plenary – AM Anna Dragsbaek, JD, President & Executive Director, The Immunization Partnership
Heidi S. Parker, MA, Executive Director, Nevada Immunization Coalition
Luncheon Presentation: The Most Important Playground Conversation Colin McRoberts, MA, JD
Workshop A-1: Addressing Parents’ Concerns Regarding Personal Belief Exemption Danielle Hiser, RN, and Linda Ferguson, RN, PHN, Marin County Health and Human Services  
Dean A Blumberg, MD, UC Davis Children’s Hospital, Associate Professor and Chief of Pediatric Infectious Diseases – presentation not available
Workshop A-2: Measles!  Measles! Measles! Matthew Zahn, MD, Orange County Health Services Agency, Medical Director, Epidemiology
Eugene Beronilla, MPH, CHES and Heidi Deguzman, MA, San Diego Immunization Program
Workshop A-3: Going Mobile: From Gaming Strategies to Uber Flu Vaccine Transport Kara Anderson, Passport Health, Director of Business Development
Carlos Velasquez, HMA Associates, Inc., President
Workshop A-4:  School’s In Session: Lessons Learned From Two School-Located Flu Clinic Programs Gale Ivie, MPH, Kaiser Permanente and Pamela Kahn, RN, MPH, Orange County Department of Education
Kate Holbrook, MSN, RN, CNS, Shoo the Flu
Workshop B-1: Initiating and Sustaining Immunization Practices and Partnerships in Community Settings Linda Ferguson, RN, PHN and Danielle Hiser, Marin Health and Human Services
Mary Cruz and Marni Weimer, San Diego Immunization Coalition
Workshop B-2: Update: Influenza Vaccine Efficacy and The Role of Community Pharmacists in Providing Immunizations Mark Sawyer, MD, FAAP, UCSD School of Medicine and Rady Children’s Hospital San Diego
Albert Bach, PharmD, Chapman University, School of Pharmacy
Workshop B-3: Registries: Where Are We? Where Are We Going? Nancy Knickerbocker, San Diego Immunization Program
Steve Nickell, PhD, California Department of Public Health, Immunization Branch
Workshop B-4: Protecting Their Future – Vaccinations for College Students Suzanne Schoelen, National Meningitis Association
Catherine Martin, California Immunization Coalition
Plenary – PM: Immunization Policies In California: Challenges and Possibilities Dorit Reiss, PhD, Professor of Law, UC Hastings
Dean Blumberg, MD, Pediatrician, UC Davis – presentation not available