Free Webinars on Vaccine Confidence and Pneumococcal Disease

October 5, 2021

Register today for our upcoming free Blue UniversitySM virtual events for providers: Vaccine Confidence in Adults and Scientific Insights Related to Pneumovax 23: Empowering Change Through Vaccine Knowledge.

These webinars are hosted by Dr. Suzanne R. White, M.D., MBA, FACEP, FACMT, a Regional Medical Director employed by Merck & Co., and conversations will include the implications of low vaccination rates in adults and the impact of pneumococcal disease. Dr. White has over 25 years of clinical leadership experience at Detroit Medical Center and Wayne State University where she served as Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics and Chief Medical Advisor for the city of Detroit.

Register now for your preferred, half hour webinar(s) below. There will be time for open discussion at the end of Dr. White’s presentations.

Vaccine Confidence in Adults
Discussion will include the vaccine confidence spectrum and influencing factors in vaccine hesitancy.

  • Oct. 12, 2021 – 8 a.m. 
  • Nov. 2, 2021 – 8 a.m.  

Scientific Insights Related to Pneumovax 23: Empowering Change Through Vaccine Knowledge
Discussion will include the risk factors for invasive pneumococcal disease, and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) pneumococcal vaccination recommendations for adults older than 65.

  • Oct. 20, 2021 – 8 a.m. 
  • Nov. 9, 2021 – 1 p.m. 

If you have any questions or comments about this Blue University event, please contact us.