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CPHA Canvax

"Learning Objectives

  • For each vaccine-preventable disease, identify those for whom routine immunization is recommended.
  • For each vaccine-preventable disease, describe characteristics of the vaccine used to prevent the disease.
  • Describe an emerging immunization issue.
  • Locate current immunization resources to increase knowledge of team’s role in program implementation for improved team performance.        
  • Implement disease detection and prevention health care services (e.g., smoking cessation, weight reduction, diabetes screening, blood pressure screening, immunization services) to prevent health problems and maintain health." - Pink Book - DTaP/Tdap - Session 6

Pink Book - Principles of Vaccination - Session 1
Pink Book - General Best Practice Guidelines, Part 1 - Session 2
Pink Book - General Best Practice Guidelines, Part 2, and Vaccine Safety - Session 3
Pink Book - Immunization Strategies - Session 4
Pink Book - Vaccine Storage and Handling; Vaccine Administration - Session 5

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Pink Book - DTaP/Tdap - Session 6

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Background Knowledge



Program Planning and Delivery,Professional Development,Education and Training,Vaccine Preventable Diseases,Communicable Diseases,Diphtheria,Pertussis (Whooping Cough),Poliomyelitis (Polio),Hepatitis B,Haemophilus Influenzae Disease,Non-communicable Disease,Tetanus (Lockjaw) Program Planning and Delivery
Professional Development
Education and Training
Vaccine Preventable Diseases
Communicable Diseases
Pertussis (Whooping Cough)
Poliomyelitis (Polio)
Hepatitis B
Haemophilus Influenzae Disease
Non-communicable Disease
Tetanus (Lockjaw)


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