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Bonus Issue 2013

Immunizations

Immunizations

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2013 topics include:
• Child Health Disparities
• LGBTQ Youths
• Endocrine Disruptors
• Neurologic Problems in Babies and Toddlers
• Sexually Transmitted Infections

Learning Objectives

  • Recount the effect of the Rotavirus Vaccine Program.
  • Outline the vaccination implications of an immunocompromised host in the child’s home.
  • Identify any relationship between varicella vaccine and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.
  • Review the current status of meningococcal disease and vaccines.
  • Describe the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS) and Clinical Immunization Safety Assessment (CISA) Network.
  • Prepare for parental vaccine hesitancy and refusal.
  • Define the vaccine strategy known as cocooning.
Immunizations

Mary Anne Jackson, MD, FAAP

Dr. Jackson disclosed no financial relationship relevant to this issue. This issue does not contain a discussion of unapproved/investigative use of a commercial product/device.

Immunizations

Carol J. Baker, MD, FAAP

Dr. Baker disclosed no financial relationship relevant to this issue. This issue does not contain a discussion of unapproved/investigative use of a commercial product/device.

Immunizations

Christopher J. Harrison, MD, FAAP

Current source of funding from commercial interest: GlaxoSmithKline Current source of funding from research grant: Measles, mumps, rubella vaccine This issue does not contain a discussion of unapproved/investigative use of a commercial product/device.