Course Overview

COVID-19 Vaccine Updates/ Prevention

This presentation will provide updates on the COVID 19 pandemic concerning boosters, child vaccines, vaccine hesitancy, and vaccine and infection myths.
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2021 Annual Conference

October 29-31, 2021

Required Lessons

1 lesson with video, quiz, and evaluation

Time to Complete

30 minutes

CME Eligible*

.5 credits
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Course Info
Course Faculty
Accreditation/CME

What you will learn

 Course Summary

Course faculty will provide an update on the COVID 19 pandemic, including but not limited to:
  • Where are we now as a nation (United States of America) in the COVID-19 Pandemic
  • Updates on COVID-19 Boosters
  • Updates on COVID-19 Children vaccines
  • Understanding COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy/Deliberation in Multiethnic Communities
  • Dispelling COVID-19 vaccine and infection myths

 Course Objectives

By the end of this course, learners will be able to:
  • Discuss where are we now as a Nation in the COVID-19 Pandemic.
  • Summarize updates on COVID-19 Boosters and Children vaccines.
  • Explain COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy/Deliberation in Multiethnic Communities.
  • Dispel COVID-19 vaccine and infection myths.
See course outline below for additional information.

This course includes:

  • Video recording
  • Downloadable audio
  • Speaker handout(s)
  • 1 Quiz
  • 1 Evaluation
  • Certificate of Completion

Course Faculty

Jean Davis, PhD, PA, DC, FAIHM

Bio

Dr. I Jean Davis has decades of experience as a community advocate, educator, clinician, and researcher. Her extensive education includes a BA in Psychobiology, a BS in Human Biology, a MS in Clinical Research, a Doctoral degree in Chiropractic Medicine and a PhD in Preventative Medicine. Dr. Davis is an Associated Professor, Internal Medicine at Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, Past Medical Director and HIV Clinician at AIDS Health Foundation, Desert AIDS Project and Clinician. She completed an Integrated Health and Medicine Fellowship at Academy of Integrated Health and Medicine (AIHM). Dr. Davis is the AIHM Black, Indigenous and People of Color Task Force Co - Chair. She’s a Board Member of AIHM and the Beyond AIDS Foundation. She a member of the American Academy of HIV Medicine CA/HI Steering Committee and presently a HIV/AIDS and Tran Health Clinician at the Los Angeles LGBT Center.

Disclosure

No financial relationships with any ineligible companies to disclose.

Keith Norris, MD

Bio

Dr. Keith C. Norris is an internationally recognized clinician scientist and health policy leader who has made major contributions to diversity, equity and inclusion while addressing disparities in contemporary society. He is a Professor and the Executive Vice Chair for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion for the Department of Medicine at the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine. His research interests focus on hypertension and chronic kidney disease in marginalized populations, enhancing community academic partnerships and increasing diversity in the biomedical workforce. He co-leads with Dr. Arleen Brown the Community engagement research program for the UCLA Clinical and Translational Science Institute and the NIH funded COVID-19 California Alliance (STOP COVID-19 CA), a network of over 70 community and 11 academic partnerships across the state to improve COVID-19 knowledge and increase the participation of underrepresented populations in COVID-19 prevention, therapeutic trials, and uptake of approved vaccines, as well as a new Get Out the Vaccine State grant with Dr. Brown to improve vaccine uptake and equity. He has co-authored over 450 articles in peer-reviewed journals and book chapters and serves as the Editor-in-Chief Emeritus of the international journal Ethnicity and Disease.

Disclosure

No financial relationships with any ineligible companies to disclose.

Accreditation and CME

Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine and the Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine. The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

This activity is in compliance with California Assembly Bill 1195, which requires continuing medical education activities with patient care components to include curriculum in the subjects of cultural and linguistic competency. For specific information regarding Bill 1195 and cultural and linguistic competency, please visit the
CME website.

*CME/CEU Credits

The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine designates this enduring materials for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

All other healthcare professionals
 completing this activity will be issued a certificate of participation. To successfully earn credit, participants must review the content, complete a quiz with a score of 75% or higher, and submit an evaluation. This course is CME-eligible ending on December 31, 2022. After this date, you will continue to have access to your purchased content, however you will no longer be able to claim CME credits for your participation in the course.
The views and opinions expressed in this activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily reflect the views of the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine and/or the Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine.

Course Outline

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This course is self-paced with no set beginning or end date. You may complete this course on your own schedule and pace. Enrolling in and purchasing this course grants you access to its contents in perpetuity. All required course activities must be completed to earn any eligible continuing education credit(s) and obtain a certificate of completion for this course.