Seasonal Inactivated Influenza Vaccines for Older Adults: Module 1
Module 1: Impact of Influenza on Older Adults
Charles Vega, MD, FAAFP
Health Sciences Clinical Professor
Department of Family Medicine
University of California Irvine
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This activity is designed for clinicians in primary care, family, and internal medicine (including physicians, PAs, NPs, nurses), and other HCPs who care for patients age 65 and older, including geriatricians, pharmacists, cardiology, pulmonology, and endocrinology specialists, medical assistants, and community health workers who play a role in vaccine administration.
After participating in this activity, learners should be better able to:
- Describe the prevalence and burden of influenza in adults ≥65 years old
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Release Date: October 24, 2022
Expiration Date: October 24, 2023
Estimated Time to Complete: 0.25 hour
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Dr. Vega: Consultant—GSK, Johnson and Johnson
Daniel Federman, MD
Chief of Medicine
Yale University School of Medicine
West Haven, Connecticut
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Susie Seaman, NP, MSN, CWCN, CWS (nurse planner)
Wound Clinic, Family Health Centers of San Diego
San Diego, California
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