2014 Annual Influenza Update, Branford CT

Connecticut Immunization Coaltion

 

8:00am-4:00pm
September 11, 2014

Woodwinds
29 School Ground Rd
Branford, CT 06405

Cost: $50 per person

Agenda

8:00
         Registration, Continental Breakfast, Visit Exhibitors
8:30
  Welcome, Katharine Kranz Lewis, PhD, MPH, RN, Deputy Commissioner, CT Department of Public Health
8:45
  Influenza Update, Andrew Kroger, MD, MPH Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Virtual Presentation)
9:45
  Affordable Care Act and the Connecticut Exchange
Demian Fontanella, Office of the Healthcare Advocate and Mark Schaefer, PhD, Department of Social Services
11:15
  Break
11:30
  Effectiveness of Fluzone High-Dose Vaccine in Prevention of Influenza Infection
Michael Decker, MD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and Sanofi Pasteur
12:15
  Lunch and Award
1:00   Communicating about Adult Vaccinations to Special Populations: Effective Approaches and Strategies, Yvonne Garcia, B.A., Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
2:00   Breakout Sessions (choose A or B)
A. Billing
National Government Services Part A&B, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield, TransactRx, Connecticare and more
B. Afternoon Sessions
a. 2:00 State Epidemiology Update, Alan Siniscalchi, MPH, MS, Department of Public Health
b. 2:30 Pneumococcal Pneumonia and Invasive Disease in Adults: Help Protect your Patients Aged 50+, Stephen J. Scholand, MD, Midstate Medical Center
c. 3:15 Building Public Health Capacity through Public Vaccination Programs, Neal Lustig, BS, MPH, Pomperaug Health District
3:45
  Wrap Up, Evaluation, Prize Drawing

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