2020 Pneumococcal Disease Webinar: What is new in Pneumococcal Disease Vaccination?
When: Live webinar was held on 22 July 2020
Hosted by: Angela Newbound
About the Webinar
The 2020 Pneumococcal Disease Webinar provides the latest facts about pneumococcal disease and the Pneumococcal Disease Vaccination Tool. This webinar covers everything you need to know about the available vaccines.
- S. pneumoniae and pneumococcal disease and possible progression pathway of disease
- Invasive pneumococcal disease in Australia
- High risk groups
- Vaccination recommendations and the different vaccines
- Introduction to the Pneumosmart Vaccination Tool (PVT), created to assist GPs, practice nurses, and other Immunisation providers to comply with the Australian Immunisation Handbook recommendations
A recording of this webinar can now be viewed here:
Download a PDF of the slides here.
Q&A document is available here.
Certificate of Completion
To obtain a Certificate of Completion for our 2019 Pneumococcal Disease Webinar, please watch the entire video above and then complete the online quiz here.
You must achieve 100% to pass and receive your certificate. Please ensure that you fill out your full name and email address correctly. Certificates are not yet automatically generated. You will be sent the certificate via email, usually within 1 week (however, currently there may be a delay of 2-3 weeks).
The 2020 Pneumococcal Disease Guide for HCPs is available for download here.