Vaccine-Preventable Diseases


October 4th, 2019 - October 4th, 2022
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours
1.00 MOC Points

Description

Today on MedNet21, we're going to discuss Vaccine-Preventable Diseases.

An overview of the effectiveness of vaccines in reducing disease transmission will be provided as
well as three resurgent vaccine-preventable diseases: measles, mumps, and hepatitis A. Strategies for addressing patient and family’s questions about vaccines will be discussed.

Pre-Test taking for this webcast is no longer available.
The webcast is no longer available.
Post-Test taking for this webcast is no longer available.

Dates and Times

End Date: 10/4/2022

Objectives

As a result of this educational activity, webcast participants will be able to: RECOGNIZE the clinical
presentation of measles, mumps, and hepatitis A infection; and UNDERSTAND how to interpret
testing results for measles, mumps, and hepatitis A virus.

You’ll also learn about the following:

  • Measles in the United States
  • Vaccine effectiveness
  • Autism and vaccines
  • Egg allergy and the MMR vaccine

Webcasts Files

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Vaccine-Preventable Diseases - 2

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Vaccine-Preventable Diseases - 4

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Vaccine-Preventable Diseases - 2 - color

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Disclosure Information for Planning Committee Members and Speakers

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Speakers

  • Dr. Matthew Washam, MD
    • Vaccine-Preventable Diseases

Accreditation

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University designates this webcasts for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Maintenance of Certification

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.