K4 Vaccine-Preventable Disease Surveillance: Routine and Not So Routine

Thursday, March 31, 2011: 9:00 AM-10:00 AM
Lincoln
Presenters in this workshop will discuss the use of surveillance indicators for vaccine-preventable diseases. Active and passive surveillance for varicella will be compared.
Moderator:
Sandra Roush

9:00 AM
Using Surveillance Indicators for Vaccine-Preventable Diseases (VPDs): National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System (NNDSS), 2000-2009
Sandra Roush, MT, MPH, Epidemiologist, Surveillance Officer, CDC; Linda Baldy, MPH; Susan B. Redd; Albert Barskey
9:20 AM
Comparing Active to Passive Surveillance In Philadelphia, 20052009: Implications for the Transition to Nationwide Passive Varicella Disease Surveillance
Kendra Viner, PhD, MPH, Epidemiologist, Philadelphia Department of Public Health; Michael Nguyen, MD; Dana Perella, MSPH; Adriana Lopez; Niya Spells, BA; Barbara Watson, MBChB, FRCP, FAAP
9:40 AM
Vaccine-Preventable Disease Case Notification In Vermont and Application of Surveillance Indicators
Susan Schoenfeld, DrPH, Deputy State Epidemiologist, Vermont Department of Health
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