COVID-19 Update: Everything You Need to Know About Vaccines

COVID-19 Update: Everything You Need to Know About Vaccines

COVID-19 Webinar Series

Accreditation
Target Audience:

Physicians, other health care providers and educators.

Course Format: Online webinar 1830-2000 PST: presentations with Q&A
  • Feb 10, 2021
Broadcast starts: 6:30 PM PST

Online from Vancouver BC

Overview

Join us for this online accredited educational session where highly experienced public health experts will answer your questions about the COVID-19 vaccine rollout in BC. We encourage you to send your questions in early.

Skills Gained

  1. Describe the types and effectiveness of vaccines that will be available for use;
  2. Consider the predicted impact of vaccination on managing the COVID-19 pandemic and be able to advise patients accordingly;
  3. Apply strategies to deal with vaccine hesitancy; and
  4. Answer questions about the vaccine supply and rollout in BC.

Key Speakers

Panelist: Patty Daly, VP, Public Health and Chief Medical Health Officer for VCH

Panelist: Manish Sadarangani, Director, Vaccine Evaluation Center at BC Children’s Research Institute

Panelist: Charmaine Enns, Medical Health Officer, Island Health

Panelist: Julie Bettinger, Associate Professor, Vaccine Evaluation Center, BC Children's Hospital Research Institute and UBC

Panelist: Nomi Mate, Public Health Nurse

Moderator: Simon Moore, Family Physician, UBC CPD Medical Lead

Format

  • Moderator and presenters visible via webcam
  • Presentation slides visible on the webinar
  • Audio live through your computer speakers
  • Your questions sent via sli.do

Connection Details

Prior to the webinar you will receive an email from UBC CPD with connection details. If you do not receive this email, please check your spam folders. You should add "@ubc.ca" to your safe sender list. If you do not see the connection email, please contact us.

How to ask Questions

  • The Question & Answer page is OPEN NOW - we encourage you to submit your questions early.

  • Go to https://www.sli.do/ and enter the event ID #: Feb-10-COVID. Or go directly to https://app.sli.do/event/j8wujfgu

  • Type out your question in the ‘type your question’ field and click ‘SEND'. You will see your question posted and you will be able to review questions that others have asked. Your questions can be asked anonymously, just leave your name out when posting your questions.
  • Up-vote: feel free to click the thumbs up icon beside the questions you like as this will move those questions to the top of the queue.
  • Questions will be reviewed by the moderator and relayed to the presenters before the session and during the Q&A period.

More COVID-19 Information

View Past Webinar Recordings      View COVID-19 Resources      View External CPD/CME Calendar

Cost

Free, but space is limited. Please email cpd.info@ubc.ca if you register but cannot attend.

Cancellations and Refunds

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