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PHO Rounds: What’s new with the flu - The Universal Influenza Vaccination Program and influenza vaccines for the 2015-2016 influenza season
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 12:00 pm to 01:00 pm
Venue: by webinar only
Topic:
Infectious Diseases
City: Toronto
Type:  
Format: Webinar

Due to high demand, this is a repeat session of the September 22, 2015 PHO Grand Rounds.

Note: This is an open invitation, and may be forwarded to interested parties.

Ontario’s Universal Influenza Immunization Program (UIIP), introduced in 2000, offers influenza vaccine each year free of charge to all persons six months of age and older who live, work or attend school in Ontario.

The speakers will present an overview of the 2015-2016 UIIP, with a focus on the influenza vaccines available for the upcoming influenza season, including details about their recommended use and contraindications. 

DISCLAIMER: The opinions expressed by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies or views of Public Health Ontario, nor does the mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by Public Health Ontario.

Presenters: Stacy Recalla and Bryna Warshawsky

Stacy Recalla is a Nurse Consultant at the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care.

Bryna Warshawsky is a Public Health Physician at Public Health Ontario.

Public Health Ontario Rounds are approved for continuing medical education from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons.

PHO Rounds are also approved by Council of Professional Experience for professional development hours (PDHs) for members of the Canadian Institute of Public Health Inspectors (CIPHI).

For more information, contact ian.johnson@oahpp.ca.

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Public Health Ontario is committed to complying with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA).
If you require accommodations to participate in this event, please contact 647-260-7100 or events@oahpp.ca.

 

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