Release date:March 28, 2011
Expiration date:March 28, 2012
Estimated time to complete activity:1 hour
To Obtain CME Credit:
Complete the post test and evaluation form
Submit to CME Dept via fax:626.301.8939
Mail to: 1500 E. Duarte Rd, Bldg 94 Duarte CA 91010
Questions:626.256.4673 ext 65622
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, not enough adults are getting all the vaccinations they need to prevent serious diseases. What's more, a new survey shows that the vast majority of adults lack awareness of vaccines and the severity of infectious disease. It is estimated that between 40,000 and 50,000 adults dies each year from vaccine-preventable illnesses. This activity has been designed to provide an overview and update on current strategies to reduce the burden of vaccine preventable disease in adults.
Educational ObjectivesUpon successful of this activity the learner should be better able to:
Describe vaccination needs in adults
Highlight recent changes in adult immunization schedules
Review new safety data regarding vaccines
This activity has been designed to meet the needs of physicians, nurses and other allied health care providers.
City of Hope
is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit DesignationCity of Hope designatesthis enduring material for a maximum of 1AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.Physiciansshould only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The following may apply CME Category 1 credit for license renewal:
Registered Nurses:Nurses may report up to 1 credit hours toward the continuing education requirements for license renewal by their state Board of Registered Nurses (BRN). CME may be noted on the license renewal application in lieu of a BRN provider number.
Physician’s Assistants:The National Commission on certification of Physicians Assistants states that AMA accredited Category 1 courses are acceptable fro CME requirements for recertification.
To receive CME credit, it is necessary to complete the evaluation form. For more information,please click here.Disclosure Information
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As part of these new commercial guidelines, we are required to disclose if Faculty , Presenters, Authors, Planners, CME Committee Members, Course Directors and / or Moderators have any real or apparent vested commercial interest(s) in both those companies whose products may be discussed/described during the course of the activity and in those companies who may be acting as commercial supporters of the activity.
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Disclosure of Off-Label Use:
This activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not approved/indicated by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
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