Online Education/Webinars

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/Adolescent Immunization Awareness Webinar Series
NFID offers an Adult/Adolescent Immunization Awareness Webinar Series to educate healthcare professionals (HCPs) about the importance of vaccination, as well as the need for their strong vaccine recommendations to patients/caregivers. The goal of the series is to increase awareness of the importance of adult/adolescent vaccination and to help HCPs increase vaccination rates among their patients. Webinar participants learn important information about vaccines recommended by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) and best practices and communication skills, as well as tools and resources to help them engage and communicate with their patients.

The series includes monthly webinars focused on vaccination issues across a variety of topics including recommended vaccines for adults, adolescents, and specific populations. Each webinar is 60-minutes in length, and provides 1.0 hour of continuing education 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 archived webinars.

NFID Webinars (Complimentary):

Shingles Vaccines: What You Need to Know
December 6, 2017
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2017 Annual Conference on Vaccine Research (ACVR) Audio Conference Recordings
New for 2017: Recordings (slides synced with audio) of 23 select conference sessions are available for purchase including keynote presentations and symposia.

Journal-Based Continuing Education
NFID journal-based continuing education is published in Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice. Each journal article offers CME credits.

Seasonal Influenza Immunization in US: Strategies for Protecting Older Adults (expires 9/22/18) 
NFID, in collaboration with mdBriefCase, has developed an online professional education activity focused on strategies for protecting US older adults (65+) against influenza. Note that participants will be required to create an mdBriefCase account to access the online program, but there is no fee to participate in this activity.  

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Seasonal Influenza Immunization in US: Strategies for Protecting Older Adults

Online continuing education activity jointly developed by National Foundation of Infectious Diseases (NFID) and mdBriefCase Group Inc.

NFID Adult Immunization CME Learning Center

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NFID Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) CME Learning Center

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