Pediatric and Adolescent Immunizations

Return to all Infant, Child, and Adolescent Medicine sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Identify available vaccine administration strategies and resources, available patient education resources, vaccine alert systems, and current immunization schedules.
2. Use evidence-based recommendations and guidelines to establish standardized vaccine administration procedures, including standardized protocols to screen for immunizations during patient encounters.
3. Counsel patients, and parents of children, using available patient education resources and motivational interviewing about vaccine safety and efficacy.
4. Participate in available childhood immunization programs, and administer using a standardized process.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/18/2019

Donald B. Middleton, MD, Professor, Department of Family Medicine; Vice President for Residency Education, UPMC St. Margaret, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/18/2019
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