Global Exposure – Local Effect
11TH STATEWIDE IMMUNIZATION CONFERENCE
This year’s conference theme is Global Exposure – Local Effect. Tackling topics such as; the new adult vaccination standards, global infectious diseases and the true cost of not vaccinating. The conference will provide participants with effective strategies for community engagement to educate and shift perspectives about immunization resistance.
Dr. Paul Offit will present his new book Bad Faith: When Religious Belief Undermines Modern Medicine. All attendees will receive a signed copy of his book!
Who should attend: All pediatricians, family practice physicians, nurses, public health professionals, legislators, medical students and office staff.
Join Immunize Ohio and our partner the Adult Immunization Coalition of Central Ohio for the 11th Statewide Immunization Conference
September 10, 2015
7:30am – 4:30pm
For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org
Guests can call in their reservations OR use the POG link if they prefer to book online.
For Call-In RESERVATIONS, please call 614-790-9000 or 1-800-220-9219 and request the Immunize Ohio Conference group rate.
There is a 48 hour cancellation/change policy for reservations and the cut-off date for the room block is 8/19/2015. All reservations must be made prior to that date in order to take advantage of the group rate.
Register online here
Group Name: Immunize Ohio Conference
Group Code: IOC
Hotel Name: Embassy Suites Columbus - Dublin
Phone Number: 614-790-9000
5100 Upper Metro Place
Dublin, Ohio 43017
To make sure you are ready for construction in the conference area we have a graphic to help you travel safely through the I-270/US 33 interCHANGE reconstruction project. It details what is open and what’s closed.
2015 Immunization Conference Speakers
Andrew Garner, MD., PhD., FAAP Ohio Chapter AAP President
Eyes Wide Open – The Cost of Not Vaccinating
John McLaughlin, PhD., MSPH, Pfizer Pharmaceuticals
Three’s Company; Ebola’s a Crowd, What’s Next?
James Kazura, MD., Case Western Reserve University
Live Long and Prosper – Adult Vaccines
Carolyn Bridges, MD., Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Old Problem, New Approach – Increasing HPV Vaccination
Heidi Gullett, MD., Case Western Reserve University and Toyin O. Sokari, MPH., The Ohio State University
Can Modern Medicine and Cultural Beliefs Coexist?
Paul Offit, MD., Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Assessment, Feedback, Incentive, eXchange Awards
Alexandra Thornton, MPH., Ohio Department of Health
Other topics include: Environmental survey results on HPV vaccination, discussion on vaccine exemptions and the need for legislation to close the exemption loophole.