• Cancer Prevention Education for Providers, Staff, Parents, and Teens Improves Adolescent Human Papillomavirus Immunization Rates

    2 monthes ago - By The Journal of Pediatrics

    To develop a program to educate providers, office staff, patients, and parents on life-long cancer prevention strategies, including the use of human papillomavirus vaccine to improve adolescent HPV vaccination rates.
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  • CME program leads to increased pediatric influenza vaccinations

    2 monthes ago - By Healio

    SAN FRANCISCO - Health care providers who completed an online continuing medical education program on seasonal influenza in young children and parents' influenza vaccine hesitancy vaccinated more infants against influenza than those who did not participate in the program, according to research presented at IDWeek.
    “This study assessed the impact of a theory-based online CME designed to strengthen health care provider efficacy in vaccinating infants aged 6 to 24 months against seasonal influenza,” William Fisher, PhD, FCAHS, a distinguished professor in the departments
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