2021 Pneumococcal Disease Webinar

The 2021 Pneumococcal Disease Webinar will provide the latest facts about pneumococcal disease vaccination and the PneumoSmart Vaccination Tool

Immunisation Coalition

Watch the recording for this webinar here.


Webinar: Pneumococcal Disease Vaccination

When:           Held on Wednesday, 21st July 2021

Hosted by:   Angela Newbound

Immunisation Specialist and IC Member

This webinar is an accredited activity for ACRRM


About the Webinar

The 2021 Pneumococcal Disease Webinar provides the latest facts about pneumococcal disease, current available vaccines, the National Immunisation Program (NIP) and the PneumoSmart Vaccination Tool.

Learn about:

  • The National Immunisation Program (NIP)
  • 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
  • PneumoSmart Vaccination Tool (PVT), created to assist GPs, practice nurses, and other immunisation providers to comply with the Australian Immunisation Handbook recommendations

Download a PDF of the slides here.

The Q&A document from the 2020 webinar is available here.

Guide for HCPs

Page Published: 30 June 2021 | Page Updated: 31 August 2022