Immunisation Coalition: 2020 Shingles Webinar
Held on: Wednesday, 11th November 2020
Watch the recording here:
Download a PDF of the slide deck here.
Certificate of Completion
To obtain a Certificate of Completion for our 2019 Pneumococcal Disease Webinar, please watch the entire video below 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).
Presented by: Angela Newbound & Genni Brown
Angela Newbound is an Immunisation Education Consultant based in South Australia, and a member of the Immunisation Coalition. She has been involved in immunisation program delivery in South Australia for 20 years, originally as an immunisation provider and in program coordinator roles within the Divisions of General Practice, SA Health Immunisation Section, the Medicare Local Network and presently the Primary Health Network. Angela provides clinical advice, support and education to a wide range of immunisation providers across South Australia and contributes to the development of immunisation resources to assist providers with challenging aspects of the immunisation program.
Genni Brown has spent 38 years practicing as a registered nurse, midwife and child & family health nurse. She is a certified lactation consultant and an immunisation nurse practitioner. Genni’s specialist areas include women’s, children’s, and family health and she is passionate about supporting families to make informed choices in regard to their health and wellbeing. Genni is an Immunisation Coalition Member.
About the Webinar
The 2020 Shingles Webinar will provide useful information about clinical features of the disease, as well as information on transmission, complications, and vaccination recommendations.
You can play an active role in protecting thousands of older Australians who are at risk of shingles complications.
- Understand the cause and features of Shingles
Get the latest information to ADVISE PATIENTS about the importance and safety of vaccination, DIAGNOSIS and early MANAGEMENT as well as contraindications of zoster vaccine in IMMUNOCOMPROMISED individuals.