Disinformation about child and adolescent vaccines that originates and spreads online harms public health and contributes to vaccine hesitancy. Pediatricians are confronted with this disinformation daily both online in social media and in person when families bring the information to health care visits. Without the strategies and tactics to diffuse the misinformation, clinicians encounter challenges in routine vaccine administration.
This content was recorded Jun 21, 2022 during a live session. It is intended to provide pediatric clinicians and their teams with an understanding of how childhood vaccines originate and spread online and contribute to vaccine hesitancy. The course includes the latest research on vaccine messaging and practical takeaways to support them as they engage with families in vaccine conversations both online and in person.
After completing this course, you should be able to:
NAPNAP Contact Hours
Physician - Weathering the Vaccine Vortex
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The AAP designates this enduring material for a maximum of 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity is acceptable for a maximum of 3.00 AAP credits. These credits can be applied toward the AAP CME/CPD Award available to Fellows and Candidate Members of the AAP.
This program is accredited for 3.00 NAPNAP CE contact hours of which 0.00 contain pharmacology (Rx) content, (0.00 related to psychopharmacology) (0.00 related to controlled substances), per the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) Continuing Education Guidelines. The AAP is designated as Agency #A17. Upon completion of the program, each participant desiring NAPNAP contact hours must send a completed certificate of attendance to email@example.com. Payment of $15 for NAPNAP members and nonmembers is required via credit card for all NAPNAP contact hour requests. Keep this certificate for your records for six (6) years. Requests for duplicate certificates should be made to the AAP.
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