F3 Varicella in the Two-Dose Vaccine Era

Presenters in this workshop will discuss the changing epidemiology of varicella since implementation of two-dose varicella vaccination for children in 2006, and challenges to controlling varicella outbreaks in adult institutional settings.
Tuesday, April 20, 2010: 4:00 PM-5:00 PM
Regency Ballroom VII
Adriana Lopez and Mona Marin
4:00 PM
Early Impact of 2-Dose Varicella Vaccination On Disease in West Philadelphia
Rodrerica Pierre, BA, Junior Clinical Reseacher, Philadelphia Department of Public Health; Dana Perella, MSPH; Kendra Viner, PhD, MPH; Niya Spells, BA; Salini Mohanty, BS; Adriana Lopez, MHS; Irini Daskalaki, MD; E. Claire Newbern, PhD, MPH; Caroline Johnson, MD
4:15 PM
Introductory Remarks
4:20 PM
4:35 PM
A Varicella Outbreak in An Adult Residential Care Facility
Kathy Kudish, DVM, MSPH; Jessica Leung, MPH, Epidemiologist, Centers For Disease Control and Prevention; Chengbin Wang, MD, PhD; Paul Gacek, MPH, CPH; Latecia Moore, PhD; Kay Radford, BS; Adriana Lopez, MHS; Lynn Sosa, MD; Scott Schmid, PhD; Matt cartter, MD, MPH; Stephaine Bialek
4:50 PM
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