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2022 Adult Immunisation Forum

Hosted by Immunisation Coalition

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The Immunisation Coalition’s 2022 Adult Immunisation Forum

This one-day, online event continues to build on the aims:

  • To better understand the burden of vaccine preventable diseases in adults
  • To build an awareness of the challenges and strategies for improved vaccination in adults
  • To hear the latest developments in vaccine programs for adults
  • To consider ways of improving knowledge about immunisation best practice

This event will be of particular interest to health professionals, immunisation specialists, policy makers and anyone else working on the front line of public health.

Topics Include:

  • COVID vaccination of 5-11 year-olds
  • adult COVID advocacy & families
  • experience in the Long COVID Unit
  • aged care: Flu & COVID epidemiology & prevention
  • different flu vaccines
  • influenza and cardiac disease
  • passive immunisation for Alzheimer’s disease
  • new research in influenza/COVID – diabetes, obesity
  • herpes zoster
  • meningococcal disease update
  • trends in evolving pneumococcal serotypes & impact of NIP change
  • pertussis in children & adults
  • tropical diseases (including JE, in children & adults)
  • travel vaccines
  • new technologies in vaccines
  • risk communications (CoRiCal)

Chaired by Professor Robert Booy and presentations by some of Australia’s leading experts in infectious disease.

​Free registration now open.​

Event details
Date

Aug. 22, 2022

Time

All day

Email:

Phone:

Location

Online

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