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2010 NIVS Meeting
Increasing coverage for the 2010-2011 season: Pandemic, perceptions, progress, prevention and perspectives
Doubletree Paradise Valley Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona, May 17-19
Awards
2010 Immunization Excellence Awards
Read about the 2009-2010 award winners who were recognized for their value and extraordinary contributions toward improving adult, and/or childhood influenza vaccination rates within their communities.
Agenda
Agenda
View the agenda for the meeting and the after dinner presentations.
Executive Summary
Meeting Minutes
2010 Meeting Presentations
Download PDF files of the slide presentations from the Summit speakers.
Session One: The 2009-2010 Influenza Pandemic
Overview of the 2009 H1N1 Pandemic
Speaker: Beth Bell, MD, CDC-NCIRD
2009-10 Influenza Season Vaccination Coverage
Speaker: Gary Euler
SDI
Speaker: Laurel Edelman
The RAND Corporation
Speaker: Katherine Harris
Department of Defense
Speaker: Wayne Hachey
- AFTER DINNER PRESENTATIONS: UPDATES FROM MANUFACTURERS & DISTRIBUTERS -
Healthcare Industry Distributors Association (HIDA)
Speaker: Ashley Fishburn
GlaxoSmithKline
Speaker: Tosh Butt
MedImmune
Speaker: Kathy Coelingh
CSL Biotherapies & Merck Vaccines
Speakers: Paul Perreault (CSL) and Eddy Bresnitz (Merck)
Novartis Vaccines
Speaker: Nima M. Farzan
sanofi pasteur
Speaker: Phil Hosbach
Session Two: Perceptions
A National View
Speaker: Glen Nowak, CDC
A State View
Speaker: Paul Jarris, ASTHO
A City and County View
Speaker: Bob England, Maricopa Co Dept of Public Health
From the Pharmacists' Viewpoint
Speaker: Mitch Rothholz, American Pharmacists Association
From the Community Immunizers Viewpoint
Speaker: Steve Allred, GetAFluShot.com
From the Long-term Care Facilities' Viewpoint
Speaker: Janice Zalen, American Health Care Association
- PRIVATE PROVIDERS PANEL -
The Nurses' Perspective
Speaker: Nancy Hughes, American Nurses Association
The Pediatricians' Perspective
Speaker: Geoffrey Simon, American Academy of Pediatrics
The Family Practitioners' Perspective
Speaker: Andrew Eisenberg, Texas Medical Association
The Internists' Perspective
Speaker: Tim Vavra, Loyola University Medical Center
Special Summit Awards Lunch Program
Introduction to Awards Luncheon
Speaker: Mitch Rothholz, APhA
Overall Season Activities
Award Recipient: Savita Kumar, Palm Beach County Health Department
Healthcare Personnel Campaign
Award Recipient: Mary Cooney, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Immunization Coalitions / Public Health / Community Campaign
Award Recipient: Tim Heath, South Dakota Department of Health
Corporate Campaign
Award Recipient: Ed Cohen, Walgreens
Session Three: Progress
Vaccine Delivery Technology
Speaker: Chris Colwell, Becton-Dickinson
- MOVING FORWARD INTO 2010 - 2011 AND BEYOND -
Future Public Health Strategies for Influenza
Speaker: Cindy Weinbaum, CDC-NCIRD
Future Federal Policy Direction for Influenza
Speaker: Bruce Gellin, DHS-NVPO
Influenza Message Map for 2010-2011
Speaker: Kris Sheedy, CDC-NCIRD
Session Four: Prevention
Healthy People 2020 Update
Speaker: Abby Shefer, CDC-NCIRD
ACIP Update - Moving Toward Universal Vaccination
Speaker: Greg Poland, Mayo Clinic
- GROUPS THAT WE ARE STILL NOT PROTECTING WELL -
Healthy Adults: Engaging "Hard to Reach" Populations
Stacey Mortenson, ALA of Arizona
Heather McKenzie, VNAA
Adults with Chronic Illnesses
Speaker: Rebecca Sunenshine, Maricopa Co Dept of Public Health
Children: School-Placed Immunizations
Cindy Weinbaum, CDC-NCIRD
Susan Rehm, CIIC and NFID
Health Care Workers: IAC's Honor Roll for Patient Safety
Deborah Wexler, Imm Action Coalition
Deborah Dooley, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
Nancy Gemeinhart, BJC HealthCare
Why Are We Doing This?
Speaker: Laura Scott, Families Fighting Flu
 
 
 
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