Addressing Vaccine Hesitancy-Resources for Providers and Peers

Date: March 10, 2020 6:00 PM

The Shield of Protection Immunization Coalition presents:
Addressing Vaccine Hesitancy-Resources for Providers and Peers

This dinner program will provide an overview of vaccine hesitancy and the realities of hesitancy in our communities in Western North Carolina. The program will review tools for counseling vaccine hesitant patients/peers and practical resources for patients and providers. Healthcare providers, parents and community members are all welcome to attend.

Target Audience

Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Pharmacists, Pharmacy Technicians, School Administrators, Child Care Providers, Parents and Community Members

Objectives

Upon completion of this knowledge based educational activity, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the background of vaccine hesitancy and trends in the US and locally in WNC
  • Identify tools for counseling vaccine hesitant patients/peers
  • Apply counseling methods to patient/peer population
  • Identify resources for use with vaccine hesitant patients/peers

Faculty

  • April Baur, BSN, RN, NCSN
  • Jennifer L. Mullendore, MD, MSPH
  • Ellis D. Vaughan, DNP, RN
Addressing Vaccine Hesitancy - Resources for Providers and Peers
3/10 6:00 PM–7:30 PM
I am NOT attending as a parent/community member.
3/10 6:00 PM–7:30 PM
I am attending as a parent/community member.
3/10 6:00 PM–7:30 PM

Register here: 

https://mahec.net/event/register/62443