Join us as we discuss the COVID-19 vaccine rollout progress and new standards for vaccine storage with Dr. L.J. Tan, MS, PhD from the Immunization Action Coalition (IAC)
Months into the vaccine distribution, there are 3 available vaccines with varying cold storage requirements. Dr. Tan will share his insights on rollout progress and when we may expect to reach herd immunity. He'll also offer best practices for vaccine providers as it relates to cold storage, and you'll also hear from Helmer Scientific's Dennis Smith on new standards for vaccine storage.
This webinar will cover the following topics:
- Current state of COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout
- Importance of cold storage
- Standards for vaccine storage
- Looking ahead: 2021 Flu Season and potential COVID-19 boosters
This 1-hour webinar is specifically designed for Vaccine Providers and Immunization Managers who are responsible for storing, handling, and administering vaccines.
Thursday, April 29th @ 1:00 PM EST
Speaker: Dr. L. J. Tan, MS, PhD
Dr. Tan currently serves as the Chief Strategy Officer of the Immunization Action Coalition (IAC). Prior to joining the IAC, Dr. Tan was the director of medicine and public health at the American Medical Association (AMA). Dr. Tan co-founded and currently co-chairs the National Adult and Influenza Immunization Summit, as well as serves on numerous national and international expert and technical advisory committees and boards. Dr. Tan has received several awards for his advocacy work including the 2011 CDC National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases Honor Awards: Excellence in Partnering recognition, and was recently awarded the American Pharmacists Association’s national Friend of Pharmacy Award.