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CME / ABIM MOC / CE

Travel-Related Vaccines: The Path Forward

  • Authors: Mark Riddle, MD
  • CME / ABIM MOC / CE Released: 12/17/2021
  • Valid for credit through: 12/17/2022
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  • Credits Available

    Physicians - maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

    ABIM Diplomates - maximum of 1.00 ABIM MOC points

    Nurses - 1.00 ANCC Contact Hour(s) (1 contact hours are in the area of pharmacology)

    You Are Eligible For

    • Letter of Completion
    • ABIM MOC points

Target Audience and Goal Statement

This activity is intended for primary care physicians, nurse practitioners, and nurses.

The goal of this activity is to improve clinicians’ understanding of the recommendations related to both the most common travel-related vaccines and regions of concern.

Upon completion of this activity, participants will:

  • Have increased knowledge regarding the
    • Recommended travel-related vaccines for various regions/countries of concern
    • Key data related to new and emerging travel-related vaccines
  • Have greater competence related to
    • Recommending appropriate travel-related vaccines


Disclosures

As an organization accredited by the ACCME, Medscape, LLC requires everyone who is in a position to control the content of an education activity to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. The ACCME defines "relevant financial relationships" as financial relationships in any amount, occurring within the past 12 months, including financial relationships of a spouse or life partner, that could create a conflict of interest.

Medscape, LLC encourages Authors to identify investigational products or off-label uses of products regulated by the US Food and Drug Administration, at first mention and where appropriate in the content.


Faculty

  • Mark Riddle, MD

    University of Nevada Reno School of Medicine
    Reno, Nevada

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Mark Riddle, MD, has the following relevant financial relationships:
    Advisor or consultant for: LimmaTech Biosciences
    Grants for clinical research from: Janssen Vaccines
    Stocks, stock options, or bonds from: Provention Biosciences
    Other: Independent contractor for: Emergent Biosciences; Provention Biosciences; RedHill Biopharma

Editors

  • Maria B. Uravich, BSc, ELS

    Senior Medical Education Director, Medscape, LLC

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Maria B. Uravich, BSc, ELS, has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

  • Kevan H. Chambers, FRSPH

    Medical Writer, Medscape, LLC

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Kevan H. Chambers, FRSPH, has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

CME Reviewer

  • Leigh Schmidt, MSN, RN, CMSRN, CNE, CHCP

    Associate Director, Accreditation and Compliance, Medscape, LLC

    Disclosures

    Disclosure: Leigh Schmidt, MSN, RN, CMSRN, CNE, CHCP, has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

None of the nonfaculty planners for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, reselling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.

Peer Reviewer

This activity has been peer reviewed and the reviewer has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.


Accreditation Statements



In support of improving patient care, Medscape LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

    For Physicians

  • Medscape, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.0 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit. Aggregate participant data will be shared with commercial supporters of this activity.

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    For Nurses

  • Awarded 1.0 contact hour(s) of nursing continuing professional development for RNs and APNs; 1.0 contact hours are in the area of pharmacology.

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Instructions for Participation and Credit

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This activity is designed to be completed within the time designated on the title page; physicians should claim only those credits that reflect the time actually spent in the activity. To successfully earn credit, participants must complete the activity online during the valid credit period that is noted on the title page. To receive AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, you must receive a minimum score of 70% on the post-test.

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  2. Study the educational content online or print it out.
  3. Online, choose the best answer to each test question. To receive a certificate, you must receive a passing score as designated at the top of the test. We encourage you to complete the Activity Evaluation to provide feedback for future programming.

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CME / ABIM MOC / CE

Travel-Related Vaccines: The Path Forward

Authors: Mark Riddle, MDFaculty and Disclosures

CME / ABIM MOC / CE Released: 12/17/2021

Valid for credit through: 12/17/2022

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It is the policy of Medscape Education to avoid the mention of brand names or specific manufacturers in accredited educational activities. Medscape attempts to use generic names for drugs and devices whenever possible. In this program, the trade names for vaccines are used for clarity. The use of trade names should not be viewed as an endorsement by Medscape of any specific products or manufacturers.

Educational Impact Challenge

The goal of this activity is to improve clinicians’ understanding of the recommendations related to the most common travel-related vaccines and regions of concern.

Before you begin this activity, please assess your clinical knowledge by completing this brief survey. Answering these questions again after the activity will allow you to see what you learned and to compare your answers with those of your peers.