NFID Journal-Based CME: Pertussis Series

Published in The Journal of Infectious Diseases (JID)

Volume 209 Issue 7, April 1, 2014
Volume 209 Supplement 1, April 1, 2014

These journal-based CME activities are based on presentations given during the Working Group Meeting on Pertussis, held on March 6, 2013 in Bethesda, MD. The meeting was sponsored by the Infectious Diseases Society of America, the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases, the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society, and the National Vaccine Program Office.


These activities are designed to update and discuss current knowledge, practice gaps, and challenges in the causes, treatment, and prevention of pertussis. There are no fees associated with these activities.

Release Date: 4/15/2014
Expiration Date: 10/15/2014


  • Non-Human Primate and Human Challenge Models of Pertussis
  • Pertussis Pathogenesis-What We Know and What We Don't Know
  • Pertussis Vaccine Trials in the 1990s
  • Possible Options for New Pertussis Vaccines