D6: School Entry Requirements: Implementation, Enforcement, Exemptions, and Success
|Immunization requirements are one of the most effective yet controversial ways to increase immunization coverage in school-age children. This workshop will include presentations on a number of facets of entry requirements – their implementation, enforcement, effect on exemptions, and impact on disease.|
|Learning Objectives: After this workshop, participants should be able to list two strengths and two limitations of immunization requirements.
|2:00 PM||5551||Introductory Remarks|
|2:15 PM||5323||Community Wide Assault on Noncompliance of Immunization Requirements|
|2:30 PM||5350||The Rise of Medical and Religious Exemptions to Vaccination in Texas|
Julie S. Townsend, Monica M. Gamez
|2:45 PM||5677||Presentation — Thad Wilson|