Upcoming Webinars & Trainings 

The Chapter has a number of webinars on various topics planned.

Please register and plan to attend with your colleagues.

Vaccine Storage and Handling Overview and Q&A for Vaccine Providers (1.0 hr.)*

Tuesday, May 28, 2024, 12:30 – 1:30pm

 

Faculty and Q&A Panel Members:

Elisabeth (Liz) Velazquez, RN, BSN, COHN-S
Nurse Educator
Clinical Guidance and Inquiries Team
National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Kaleisha Blount, BA
Georgia Vaccines for Children Program Supervisor
Division of Medical and Clinical Services
Immunization VFC
Atlanta, GA

Moderator:

Barbara Turner, BSN, RN
EPIC® Immunization Advisory Committee Member
EPIC® Immunization Program Trainer, Georgia AAP
Retired Pediatric Nurse
Canton, GA

For additional information about this webinar and to register click here.

 

EPIC® Breastfeeding Program:

Rescuing Breastfeeding After Hospital Discharge

Thursday, May 23, 2024, 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Join us for an informative webinar on the topic of “Rescuing Breastfeeding After Hospital Discharge.”  Most mothers in Georgia initiate breastfeeding, but many face challenges in the first few days that can affect their ability to reach their breastfeeding goals.  Join our expert panel to take a look at how to assess and support breastfeeding in the first week of life as the dyad settles into life at home.

Faculty

Dr. Hiral Lavania, MD, IBCLC
Dr. Eve Wexler, MD, IBCLC
Dr. Patrick Pulliam, MD, IBCLC

CME Information:

The American Academy of Pediatrics – Georgia Chapter is accredited by the Medical Association of Georgia to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Academy of Pediatrics – Georgia Chapter designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For additional information about this webinar and to register click here.

Can I view recordings of previous webinars?

To view recordings of previous webinars, visit Here. Please note: Credits are only offered to those who attend the live event.

CME Information*

The American Academy of Pediatrics – Georgia Chapter is accredited by the Medical Association of Georgia to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  The American Academy of Pediatrics – Georgia Chapter designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Continuing Education Units+

This activity has been submitted to Georgia Nurses Association for approval to award contact hours. Georgia Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.