PHAC Webinar: Seasonal Influenza Immunization 2022-2023

Introduction

This moderated, live webinar discusses the National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI) recommendations on seasonal influenza vaccine use for the 2022-2023 season. The webinar addresses the role of health care providers in vaccine uptake and will include an overview of antiviral treatment of influenza. The presentations are followed by a question and answer period.

This moderated webinar discusses the NACI recommendations on seasonal influenza vaccine use for the 2022-2023 season.


Time and Date

Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. EDT

Resources

Synopsis

This moderated, live webinar discusses the National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI) recommendations on seasonal influenza vaccine use for the 2022-2023 season. The webinar addresses the role of health care providers in vaccine uptake and will include an overview of antiviral treatment of influenza. The presentations are followed by a question and answer period.

At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:

  1. Discuss with patients the importance of seasonal influenza vaccination.
  2. Identify and address barriers to seasonal influenza vaccine uptake.
  3. Apply the National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI) recommendations on seasonal influenza vaccine use for the 2022-2023 season.
  4. Identify where to access NACI and relevant Public Health Agency of Canada resources relevant to vaccination during the 2022-23 season.

Moderator

Claudyne Chevrier, PhD, National Collaborating Centre for Infectious Diseases

Presenters

Dr. Robyn Harrison, MD, MSc, FRCPC Vice-Chair, National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI)

Dr. Jesse Papenburg, MD, FRCPC, Chair Influenza working group at National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI)

If you experience technical issues during the webinar, you can email us at nccid@umanitoba.ca.

Other:

The same webinar will be presented in English and in French.

Link for the webinar in French: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/billets-webinaire-de-laspc-vaccination-contre-la-grippe-saisonniere-2022-2023-407101229737