Online Education

NFID offers a variety of online continuing education activities including accredited continuing medical education (CME) programs, enabling participants to earn credits and gain practical knowledge, tools, and skills. NFID’s online education programs are designed to be self-paced and are led by key opinion leaders in the field of infectious diseases. 

Adult Immunization Awareness Webinar Series
NFID offers an Adult Immunization Awareness Webinar Series to educate healthcare professionals (HCPs) about the importance of adult vaccination, as well as the need for their strong recommendation of vaccination to patients/caregivers. The series will include monthly webinars focused on adult vaccination issues across a variety of topics including vaccines for young adults, older adults, and healthcare professionals; maternal immunization; and influenza and pneumococcal vaccines. Each webinar will be 60-minutes in length, and will offer 1.0 CME and/or CNE credit. The webinar series is supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc. NFID policies restrict funders from controlling program content. Register for upcoming webinars using the links below or view archive webinars.

Clostridium difficile Education
NFID has developed professional education activities to educate healthcare professionals about the burden of Clostridium difficile Infection (CDI), the important role all healthcare professionals play in the prevention of CDI across practice settings, and best practices for the management of CDI, from diagnosis to treatment.

Journal-Based Continuing Education

NFID journal-based continuing education is published in Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice. Each journal article offers 0.75 CME credits.

Seasonal Influenza in Older Adults: Immunization Challenges and Options for Vaccination Strategies
NFID, in collaboration with the International Centre for Infectious Diseases (ICID), has developed an online professional education activity focused on the burden of seasonal influenza in the US.

NFID Webinars (Complimentary):

College Students and Meningococcal Disease: Are Students Protected?
Tuesday, August 2, 2016 at 12:00 PM ET 

Vaccines for Preteens and Teens: The Importance of Timely Vaccination for All Adolescents
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at 12:00 PM ET

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