Provider education and training
Immunization recommendations and requirements are always evolving. New vaccines are developed, vaccine recommendations are revised, vaccine shortages occur, new immunization tools are created to improve provider practices, and the school and childcare immunization requirements are updated. The Louisiana Immunization Program offers educational resources and training opportunities to help vaccination providers stay up-to-date on this important information.
Louisiana Shots for Tots Conference
Date/time: December 2020
Registration information coming this fall.
Adult Immunization Webinar Series:
This new webinar series launched in 2019 with the goal of increasing adult vaccination awareness among vaccination providers in Louisiana. The series of webinars are held quarterly during lunch in hopes that medical professionals can learn during lunch without affecting their regular clinic duties.Below is information on the webinars previously completed in 2019.
August 7, 2019 with Kevin A. Ault, MD as the presenter. The title of his presentation was “Maternal Immunization: Past, Present and Future". Click here to view presentation slides.
May 29, 2019 with Dr. David Kim as the presenter. The title of his presentation was “Improving Immunizations for Adults: Updates and Strategies.”
February 22, 2019 with Dr. Glen Nowak as the presenter. The title of his presentation was “Achieving Success in the Challenging World of Adult Immunization - A Communication's Perspective.”
VFC related resourcesClick here to access VFC enrollment related resources maintained by the Louisiana Immunization Program.
CDC immunization webcasts and online courses