Immunize Ohio
10840 Barrington Blvd. Cleveland, OH 44130


the future of VACCINES


Wednesday, November 16, 2016

7:30am – 12:30pm (Half-day event)

Galaxy Banquet Center
201 Park Center Drive
Wadsworth, OH

More information about the 2016 Immunization Conference will be available soon. Stay tuned for more details!

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2016 Immunization Conference AGenda

7:30 – 8:15 AM        Registration, Breakfast and Exhibitors


8:15 – 8:30 AM        Welcome

          Cindy Modie, M.Ed., R.N. – Director,
The Consortium for Healthy and Immunized Communities, Inc.


8:00 – 9:30 AM        Clearing the Way

Blaise Congeni, M.D. – Director, Division of Infectious Disease Akron Children’s Hospital, Professor of Pediatrics and Medical Microbiology NEOMED


9:30 – 10:00 AM      Break and Exhibits


10:00 – 11:00 AM    Science for a Brighter Future

Leonard Friedland, M.D. – Vice President and Director, Scientific Affairs and Public Health, GSK Vaccines, North America


11:00 – 12:00 PM    When in Doubt, Read the Directions

Raymond Strikas, M.D. – Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)


12:00 – 12:30 PM    Evaluation

Hotel Information and Directions

From I-71: Take I-76 East to Exit 9 (Rt. 94 Wadsworth). Turn left from the exit, then right at the second light (Park Center Drive).

From I-77: Take I-76 West to Exit 9 (Rt. 94 Wadsworth). Turn right from the exit, then right at the first light (Park Center Drive)

For reservations: Call The Wadsworth Comfort Inn (330-336-7692) or the Wadsworth Holiday Inn Express & Suites (330-334-7666) and ask to make a reservation under the Immunize Ohio group arriving 11/15/16


Continuing Education Credits
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Wright State University (WSU) and Immunize Ohio Statewide Conference.
WSU designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 3.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation
in the activity.

Nursing Contact Hours
This continuing nursing education activity has been approved for 3.5 contact hours by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. ONA #18980. Approval valid through 5/29/18. For more information contact: Debbie Busdiecker at