Be COVID Correct: Vaccine Facts vs. Fiction
About this Course
This course will explore the current state of the science related to COVID vaccine development and decisions related to vaccines with available data.
Note, this podcast was recorded in January 2022. In the rapidly evolving nature of the topic, bear in mind that some content may not remain current. Please check back for additional podcasts with updates.
Listen, Learn, and Earn CE Hours with this podcast course. Available on Apple, Spotify, and other podcast apps.
Upon completion of this podcast, the learner will be able to:
- List the different types of vaccines for COVID-19.
- Describe the potential and actual vaccine adverse events.
- Apply the knowledge to recommend an appropriate vaccine for a particular type of patient.
- Discuss the impact of COVID-19 vaccines pre-infection and post infection.
- Discuss the difference between vaccine efficacy against infection and vaccine efficacy against disease.
About the Presenter
Daniel Griffin, MD, PhD, is a physician-scientist, board certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease with expertise in Global Health, Tropical Medicine, Parasitology, and Virology including SARS-CoV2 (COVID-19). Daniel is an active clinician and internationally invited speaker lecturing for multiple organizations including the University of Glasgow, the Peace Corp, University of Minnesota, Foundation for International Medical Relief of Children (FIMRC), Floating Doctors, and Remote Care Education, as well as for other groups in Asia, the Caribbean, Central America, Africa, and India. Daniel is also one of the co-hosts of the popular 5-star rated podcasts This Week in Parasitism and This Week in Virology. One of the authors of Parasitic Diseases, now in its 7th Edition with thousands of copies distributed to over 100 countries throughout the world.
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The information provided in this activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition.
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