Immunize Ohio
10840 Barrington Blvd. Cleveland, OH 44130


Please join us for the 14th Annual Statewide Immunization Conference

DATE: November 6, 2019

TIME: 7:30am – 12:30pm

VENUE: Galaxy, 201 Park Centre Dr., Wadsworth, Ohio 44281

COST: $75.00 (Non Physician), $85.00 (Physician)

Speaker notes and Breakfast provided

Refund less $20.00 if cancellation received by October 30, 2019

No refunds issued after October 30, 2019

There are 2 hotels located next to the Galaxy.

  • Comfort Inn: 330-336-7692

  • Holiday Inn: 330-334-7666


7:00 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.

8:15 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.

10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

10:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.

11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

12:15 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.

12:30 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.

Breakfast, Exhibits and Registration

Opening Remarks – Dr. Acton, Director

Ohio Department of Health & Cindy Modie, Director, Immunize Ohio

Perspectives on Vaccine Hesitancy - Gary Marshall M.D.

Professor of Pediatrics

Chief, Division of Pediatric Infectious Medicine

University of Louisville School of Medicine

Break, Exhibits

Legislative Update - Danny Hurley

Vice President, Capitol Consulting Group

Ohio School Immunization Requirements & Coverage

Sarah Duade, Ohio Department of Health

Social Media Left Me at Risk – Ethan Lindenberger

Closing Remarks, Evaluation

Pick up AFIX awards and pictures if AFIX winner.

Turn in conference evaluation to committee member


Upon completion of these presentations, the attendee will be able to:

Perspectives on Vaccine Hesitancy

  1. Address thought patterns that lead to vaccine hesitancy

  2. Maintain high immunization rates in the face of anti – vaccinationism

Legislative Update

  1. Describe current legislative initiatives

Ohio School Immunization Requirements and Coverage

  1. Review immunization entry requirements in Ohio Schools

  2. Describe immunization coverage data trends in Ohio Schools

Social Media Left me at Risk

  1. Understand influences that can lead to vaccine misinformation

  2. Provide strategies when communicating to teens and parents on vaccines

CME/CNE continuing education credits

The Ohio Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics (Ohio AAP) is accredited by the Ohio State Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Ohio AAP designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Immunize Ohio, 14th Statewide Immunization Conference (ONA # 22261) has received ONA approval for 4 contact hours. The Ohio Nurses Association is an accredited approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91)