Education Hour

Families Fighting Flu: More Important Than Ever

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 – 12:00 PM PT

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Moderator:
Meg Dorsey, RN, BSN, PHNII
Immunization Coordinator,
Placer County Health and Human Services

Objectives:

  • Detail the importance of annual flu vaccination
  • Understand how personal stories can support efforts to achieve broad immunization coverage
  • Be familiar with many national and CA based resources to support efforts to fight flu
Featured Speakers:
Serese Marotta, 
Chief Operating Officer,
Families Fighting Flu

 Guest Speaker:
Nisha Gandhi,
Adult Immunization Coordinator,
California Department of Public Health, Immunization Branch
Anya Gutman,
Health Educator,
California Department of Public Health, Immunization Branch

New Vaccines: From Development to Clinical Trials and Safety Monitoring

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 – 12:00 PM PT

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Moderator:
Meg Dorsey, RN, BSN, PHNII
Immunization Coordinator,
Placer County Health and Human Services

Objectives:

  • Describe the vaccine development process
  • Detail the importance of safety monitoring process
  • Discuss the process in terms of COVID-19 vaccine development
Featured Speakers:
Nicola Klein, MD, PhD
Director,
Kaiser Permanente Vaccine Study Center
 Guest Speaker:
Edgar Ednacot, EdM, MPH
Chief of Information and Education,
California Department of Public Health, Immunization Branch

ShotByShot - 10 Year's Strong

Wednesday, April 29, 2020 – 11:00 AM PT

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Moderator:
Meg Dorsey, RN, BSN, PHNII
Immunization Coordinator,
Placer County Health and Human Services

Objectives:

  • At the conclusion of this webinar you will know what ShotByShot.org is and how it works
  • At the conclusion of this webinar you will know the history of ShotByShot
  • At the conclusion of this Webinar you will know how to find a story on the website and how to request a story
Featured Speakers:
Ariel Loop, BSN, RN-BC, PHN
Parent Advocate,
Vaccinate California
 
Tammy, Pilisuk, MPH
Health Education,
California Department of Public Health, Immunization Branch

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 – 12:00 noon PT

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Moderator:
Mariah Bianchi, RN, MSN
Director of Adult Quality Improvement
University of California San Francisco Health

Objectives:

  • Discuss how managed care practices can influence immunization coverage levels
  • Describe the benefits of partnering with health plans to improve immunization rates
  • Apply lessons-learned from successful immunization partnerships between health plans and public health department
Featured Speakers:
Sarah Royce, MD, MPH
Chief of the Immunization Branch,

California Department of Public Health

Sally Negin, RN
Facility Site Reviewer,

Anthem Blue Cross Medi-Cal Program

 
Hilary Gillette- Walch, MD, MPH
Clinical Decision Quality Manager,

Central California Alliance for Health

Amy Pine, MPH
Immunization Section Director,

Alameda County Public Health Department

 
Meg Dorsey, RN, PHN
Immunization Coordinator,

Placer County Health and Human Services Agency

Wednesday, September 4th, 2019 – 12:00 noon PST

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Moderator:
Meg Dorsey, RN, PHN
Immunization Coordinator,

Placer County Health and Human Services Agency

Objectives:

  • Review the 2018-2019 Influenza Season
  • Recommendations for use of influenza vaccine during 2019-2020 season
  • Discuss the importance of a strong recommendation for influenza vaccination
Featured Speakers:
Randy Bergen, MD, MPH
Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist, Senior Physician
The Kaiser Permanente Medical Group, Walnut Creek
Mariah Bianchi, RN, MSN
Director of Adult Quality Improvement
University of California San Francisco Health

Thursday, July 11th, 2019 – 10:00am PST

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Moderator:
Meg Dorsey, RN, PHN
Immunization Coordinator,

Placer County Health and Human Services Agency

Objectives:

  • Summarize the vaccination conversation on social media.
  • Explain why health professionals should utilize social media.
  • Identify vaccine advocacy tools that can be used on social media.
Featured Speakers:
Melody Butler, BSN, RN, CIC
Founder and Executive Director, Nurse Who Vaccinate