PHAC Webinar: Seasonal Influenza Immunization 2022-2023

Introduction

This moderated, live webinar will discuss the National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI) recommendations on seasonal influenza vaccine use for the 2022-2023 season. The webinar will address the role of health care providers in vaccine uptake and will include an overview of antiviral treatment of influenza. Participants will have an opportunity to ask questions.

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This moderated webinar will discuss 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

Synopsis

This moderated, live webinar will discuss the National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI) recommendations on seasonal influenza vaccine use for the 2022-2023 season. The webinar will address the role of health care providers in vaccine uptake and will include an overview of antiviral treatment of influenza. Participants will have an opportunity to ask questions.

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.

Notes:

Due to time constraints, not all questions can be answered.

This webinar will be recorded and made available on the NCCID website.

The dates and times for this webinar are subject to change

Other:

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

The webinar in French will take place on:

Thursday, September 29, 2022

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. EDT

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