Immunization: Update 2015

In this application-based, RECORDED WEBINAR continuing pharmacy education activity, Dr Jennifer Girotto, PharmD, BCBS, will discuss updated  immunization information for the 2015-2016 season.  The presentation is password protected.

Target Audience:

Pharmacists who are interested in immunization information and those who are certified as immunizers who require immunization continuing education to maintain their immunization ability

Learning objectives:

At the conclusion of the activity, pharmacists will be able to:

  • Explain influenza vaccine recommendations for the 2015-2016 season
  • Compare the FDA approved meningococcal vaccines
  • Explain the current meningococcal vaccine recommendations
  • Identify differences in the FDA approved human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccines
  • Explain the current HPV Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommendations

This activity is not accredited for technicians

Activity Faculty:

Jennifer Girotto, Pharm.D., BCPS
Associate Clinical Professor of Pharmacy Practice
The Universityof Connecticut School of Pharmacy

Faculty Disclosure:

In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) Criteria for Quality and Interpretive Guidelines, The University of Connecticut School of Pharmacy requires that faculty disclose any relationship that the faculty may have with commercial entities whose products or services may be mentioned in the activity.

Jennifer Girotto Pharm.D, BCPS has no actual or potential conflicts of interest associated with this presentation.

Program Fees:
Click on the registration link to register for this activity.  The cost is $15.00.   See registration site for details.

Grant Funding:
There is no grant support for this activity.

ACPE logoThe University of Connecticut School of Pharmacy, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.  1 contact hour (0.1 CEU) will be awarded to pharmacists who view the recorded webinar and complete an online quiz and evaluation. ACPE #0009-0000-15-068-H01-P
Initial release date:  December 11, 2015
Planned expiration date:  December 11, 2018

The material presented here does not necessarily reflect the views of The University of Connecticut   School of Pharmacy or its co-sponsor affiliates. These materials may discuss uses and dosages for therapeutic products, processes, procedures and inferred diagnoses that have not been approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration. A qualified health care professional should be consulted before using any therapeutic product discussed. All readers and continuing education participants should verify all information and data before treating patients or employing any therapies described in this continuing education activity.