CPHA Canvax

CANVax Presents: PHAC Webinar Series on COVID-19 Vaccines

CANVax hosts the Public Health Agency of Canada Webinars on COVID-19 Vaccines for Health Care Providers. 

The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) provides webinars and webinar shorts to support health care providers on the topics related to COVID-19 vaccines, emerging information, and COVID-19 vaccine guidance.  

Live Webinar Registration

Register for upcoming webinars on this page. See below for the registration link in each session’s description. Webinars are live, recorded, include a moderated Q&A, and are available in English and French. 

Webinar Shorts (NEW!) 

PHAC Webinar Shorts are quick, pre-recorded videos with an emphasis on supporting healthcare providers in staying up to date on vaccine recommendations and implementing them in clinical practice. Case scenarios will be used to reinforce the learning objectives. Registration is not required.  

Recordings

Webinar recordings are posted on this page and on CPHA’s YouTube page

 

logo

 

logo

Looking for the previously recorded PHAC webinars, in collaboration with the National Collaborating Center for Infectious Diseases (NCCID)?

You can find the webinars here or on our webpage

 


 

Upcoming Webinars

Stay tuned for future webinar dates. 

 

Webinar Shorts

 

recoding

PHAC WEBINAR SHORT: Contraindications to COVID-19 vaccines

A Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) COVID-19 Vaccines Webinar-short to inform Health Care Providers (HCPs) on the topic of: Contraindications to COVID-19 vaccines  
  
At the end of this presentation, viewers will be able to:  

  • Identify contraindications and precautions to authorized COVID-19 vaccines as defined by the National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI).  

Speaker

  • Stephanie Elliott, MPH, CPH, Public Health Agency of Canada
Complete Post Webinar-Short Evaluation Survey: Click Here 
Slides Available: Click Here 
Watch on YouTube

 


     

    Past Webinars

     

    recoding

    Preparing for pediatric COVID-19 immunization and adult booster doses 

    Date: Wednesday, November 24, 2021

    Presentation highlights: 

    • To provide an overview of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for children 5-11 years of age and its use and administration, as well as timing of the concurrent vaccination programs this fall and winter. 
    • To share evidence and information on the management of vaccination pain and fear in children.
    • To provide models for the operations of immunization clinics and considerations for their use. 

    Moderator: 

    • Katie Rutledge-Taylor, RN, BScN, MPH, Public Health Agency of Canada

    Speakers: 

    • Dr. Bryna Warshawsky, MDCM, MHSc, FRCPC, Public Health Agency of Canada
    • Dr. Kathryn Birnie, PhD, RPsych, University of Calgary, SKIP
    • Alexandra Nunn, RN, MPH, Public Health Agency of Canada
    Slides 
    Watch on YouTube 

     

     

     

    recoding

    Revaccination with COVID-19 Vaccines after Anaphylaxis 

    Date & Time:
    Monday, November 15, 2021
    3:00 PM - 3:45 PM EST

    Presentation highlights: 

    • Explain the October 22nd, 2021 guidance from the National Advisory Committee on Immunization regarding reimmunization of people with previous severe immediate allergic reactions (anaphylaxis) following COVID-19 vaccines or to their components or container.   
    • Examine the evidence and rationale behind the recommendations.  
    • Locate resources to facilitate safe immunization or reimmunization of people with severe immediate allergic reactions (anaphylaxis) following COVID-19 vaccines or to their components. 

    Moderator: 

    • Stephanie Elliott, MPH, CPH, Public Health Agency of Canada

    Speaker: 

    • Dr. Elissa Abrams, MD, MPH, FRCPC, Public Health Agency of Canada
    Slides Available: Click Here 
    Watch on YouTube 

     

     

    recoding

    NACI Recommendations on COVID-19 Vaccine Interchangeability

    Date & Time:
    Monday, June 21, 2021
    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Eastern Time

    Presentation highlights: 

    • To provide an overview of Canada’s National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI), and it’s role in COVID-19 vaccine planning
    • To provide evidence for interchangeability of COVID-19 vaccines, including preclinical evidence, safety assessments and immunogenicity data
    • To outline the NACI recommendations for interchangeability of authorized COVID-19 vaccines

    Moderator: 

    • Annie Fleurant-Ceelen, RN, MScN, Public Health Agency of Canada

    Speakers: 

    • Dr. Bryna Warshawsky, MDCM, FRCPC - Public Health Agency of Canada
    • Dr. Shelley Deeks MD, MHSc, FRCPC, FFAFPM - National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI)
    Slides Available: Click Here 
    Watch on YouTube
       

     

    Stay tuned for future webinar dates. 
     

     

    Past PHAC Webinars in collaboration with National Collaborating Center for Infectious Diseases (NCCID)


     

    Last Reviewed: December 1, 2021

    Main navigation