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 Monday, March 5, 2007

7:30 AM-8:30 AM
  Welcoming Continental Breakfast and Networking

9:00 AM-10:30 AM
P1  Opening Plenary and Awards

10:30 AM-11:00 AM

11:00 AM-12:00 PM
A0  Featured Session Vaccinating Adults:Creative Approaches and New Recommendations
A1  VFC - What's New (a Lot) and How Will It Impact My VFC Operations?
A2  Raising Public Awareness about Pandemic Influenza Through Research-Driven Federal Communication Campaigns
A3  New Approaches for Influenza Vaccine Delivery Campaigns
A4  Global Poliomyelitis Eradication: Challenges and Benefits
A5  Making the Grade: Collaboration Between Immunization Information Systems and Schools

12:00 PM-2:00 PM
  Immunization Question & Answer Session #1 (bring your own lunch)
  Lunch (on your own)

2:00 PM-3:00 PM
B0  Featured Session New Vaccines and Newly Emerging Vaccine-Preventable Diseases
B1  The National Influenza Vaccine Summitt -- Past, Present, and Future
B2  Meningoccocal Conjugate Vaccine and Guillain-Barre Syndrome
B3  Adolescent Immunization: From Research to Practice
B4  Quality Improvement: More than Identifying a Fix for Immunization Issues
B5  Closing the Gap: Reducing Disparities using Immunization Information Systems

3:00 PM-3:30 PM

3:30 PM-4:30 PM
C0  Featured Session Strategies for Further Reducing Influenza-Associated Illness
C1  Approaches to Promoting Adult Vaccination
C2  Vaccine-Preventable Disease Surveillance
C3  Media Tools for the Immunization Professional
C4  Reaching Common Ground: Towards Standardized Communication between Immunization Information Systems
C5  Hospital-Based Evaluation of Perinatal Hepatitis B Prevention

6:00 PM-8:30 PM
HL  CDC Foundation-Sponsored Hilleman Event
 Tuesday, March 6, 2007

7:00 AM-8:00 AM
  Fitness Event

9:00 AM-10:00 AM
D0  Featured Session New Developments with Immunization Information Systems
D1  317 Grantee Update
D2  Vaccine Safety: Nuts and Bolts
D3  Measuring and Encouraging Uptake of Newly Recommended Adolescent Vaccines: Lessons Learned from the National and State Perspectives
D4  Vaccine Financing
D5  Rotavirus Vaccines

10:00 AM-11:00 AM
  Break -- Poster and Exhibit Viewing

11:00 AM-12:00 PM
E0  Featured Session Key Programmatic Issues: Implementing New Vaccines and Vaccine Safety
E1  Pandemic Influenza Vaccination
E2  Enhancing Collaborations to Create Strong Public Health Policies
E3  Multiple Approaches to Recognizing and Overcoming Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Adult Vaccination
E4  Creating Data Sharing Standards among Immunization Information Systems
E5  Update on Adult Hepatitis Vaccination

12:00 PM-2:00 PM
  Lunch (on your own)
  Lunch Rounds

2:00 PM-3:00 PM
F0  Featured Session Effective Media and Risk Communication: Best Practices for Immunization
F1  Influenza Vaccines Supply and Demand Issues
F2  Current Issues Related to Human Papillomavirus and the United States Adolescent Immunzation Program
F3  Vaccine Safety: Evaluating the Evidence for Immunization Recommendations
F4  AFIX Plus Helping to Achieve the AFIX Standards
F5  The Role of Immunization Information Systems in National Interoperability and Integration Initiatives

3:00 PM-4:00 PM
  Break -- Poster and Exhibit Viewing

4:00 PM-5:00 PM
G0  Featured Session The Where and How of Reaching Adolescents
G1  Public Health Use of Influenza Vaccine Distribution Data during the 20062007 Season
G2  Transitioning to Centralized Distribution
G3  Mumps Resurgence in the United States: Lessons Learned and Future Challenges
G4  Healthcare Providers Can Influence Parents Concerned About Immunizations
G5  Using Immunization Information Systems to Improve Immunization Delivery

6:00 PM-7:00 PM
  Fitness Event
 Wednesday, March 7, 2007

7:00 AM-8:00 AM
  Walk/Run Fitness Event

9:00 AM-10:00 AM
P2  Special Plenary Session: Highlights in Global Immunization

10:00 AM-11:00 AM
  Break -- Poster and Exhibit Viewing

11:00 AM-12:00 PM
H0  Featured Session Use of Newly-Licensed Vaccines in the United States An Update
H1  Best Practices to Maintain Proper Vaccine Storage and Handling
H2  Adolescent Vaccines: Issues to Consider
H3  What Did We Learn from the First National Influenza Vaccination Week?
H4  The Immunization Information System's Role in VFC Vaccine Accountability
H5  Understanding Why Healthcare Workers Get the Flu Vaccine and Strategies To Get Them Immunized

12:00 PM-2:00 PM
  Immunization Question & Answer Session #2 (bring your own lunch)
  Lunch (on your own)

2:00 PM-3:00 PM
I0  Featured Session New Vaccines for Viral and Bacterial Respiratory Pathogens
I1  Herpes Zoster (Shingles) Vaccine: The Newest Adult Vaccine
I2  Vaccine Risk Communications: Overview and Development of Evidence-Based Educational Materials
I3  Community Partnerships to Improve Immunization Activities
I4  Using Immunization Information Systems to Conduct Immunization Surveillance
I5  Impact of Conjugate Vaccines on Bacterial Meningitis in the United States

3:00 PM-4:00 PM
  Break -- Poster and Exhibit Viewing

4:00 PM-5:00 PM
J0  Featured Session Thinking Outside of the Box: Safeguarding the Relevance of Immunization Information Systems
J1  Increasing Influenza Vaccine Coverage among Health Care Workers
J2  Creating Culturally Appropriate Interventions to Increase Childhood Immunization
J3  Changing Epidemiology of Pneumococcal Disease in the Conjugate Vaccine Era
J4  State Innovations in Vaccine Coverage Assessment
J5  Pharmacists' Role in Controlling Vaccine-Preventable Diseases

6:00 PM-7:00 PM
  Fitness Event
 Thursday, March 8, 2007

7:00 AM-8:00 AM
  Fitness Event

9:00 AM-10:00 AM
K0  Featured Session Programmatic Challenges, Strategies, and Accomplishments
K1  Preparing for the Next Pandemic: Vaccination Issues
K2  A Glimpse at Communication Campaigns from Across the Country
K3  Whipping the Whoop: Pertussis Diagnosis, Control, Adult Vaccination
K4  The Provider's Role in Immunization Information System Data Quality
K5  Adolescent Immunization in Juvenile Detention Facilities

10:00 AM-10:30 AM

10:30 AM-11:30 AM
L0  Featured Session Top Ten Immunization Communication Lessons Learned
L1  Partnerships with Community for Influenza Vaccination Traditional and Non-traditional
L2  School Vaccination Requirements: Current Issues
L3  Integrated High Risk Adult Hepatitis Vaccination in STD Clinics, Correctional Health Programs Experience in Venue-Based Vaccination
L4  The Role of Immunization Information Systems in Emergency Preparedness: Examples from Two States
L5  Changing Epidemiology and Diagnostics of Varicella in the Vaccine Era

11:30 AM-12:00 PM
P3  Closing Plenary Session