Canal C
Tuesday, May 11, 2004: 2:00 PM-3:30 PM

B10: Immunization Programs for High Risk Adults: Men Who Have Sex with Men

Presenters in this workshop will investigate programs that work, barriers to immunization services, and future directions for providing immunizations for high risk adults (specifically, men who have sex with men).
Learning Objectives: After attending this workshop, participants should be able to identify one primary public health recommendation for providing hepatitis immunizations for men who have sex with men.

Moderator:Rob Lyerla
2:00 PMIntroductory Remarks
2:15 PMHepatitis A Immunization Among Men Who Have Sex With Men
James W. Sweeney, James L Dean, Robert Levenson, James Lutz, Toni Resnick
2:30 PMHigh Risk, Low Immunity: Determining Hepatitis Vaccination Rates Among Men who Have Sex with Men (MSM)
Harold S. Levine
2:45 PMVaccinating Men Who Have Sex with Men Against Hepatitis A and Hepatitis B in Community-Based Clinics: Experiences from Howard Brown Health Center (Chicago) and Callen-Lorde Community Health Center (New York)
Harold S. Levine, Beau Gratzer, Susan Weigl
3:00 PMDiscussion

The 38th National Immunization Conference of CDC