• NVAC l February 2020 l Day 2, Pt 2: Online Influence and Immunization Intentions
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    NVAC l February 2020 l Day 2, Pt 2: Online Influence and Immunization Intentions

    >>THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE. NEXT PANEL IS ONLINE INFLUENCE AND IMMUNIZATION INTENTIONS. I’LL ASK OUR PANELISTS TO PLEASE COME TO THE STAGE. WITH THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE TURNING TO THE INTERNET TO SEARCH FOR HEALTH INFORMATION CONTINUING TO INCREASE, AND DIGITAL INFLUENCERS ON BOTH SIDES CONTINUING TO EFFECTIVELY PERSUADE READERS, THIS PANEL WILL EXPLORE INFLUENCE AND STRATEGIES TO EFFECTIVELY PERSUADE. REBEKAH GETMAN, IMPACT ON VACCINATION. FOLLOWED BY DR. AMELIA BURKE GARCIA FROM NORC AT THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO, DISCUSSING HER RESEARCH ON THE BELIEFS AND PRACTICES OF ANTI VACCINE INFLUENCES IN SOCIAL MEDIA. DR. RUPALI LIMAYE FROM JOHNS HOPKINS WILL PROVIDE OVERVIEW OF HOW ONLINE INFLUENCERS EFFECT VACCINATION BEHAVIORS,…

  • Deputy Secretary Hargan Speech at AMA’s National Advocacy Conference
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    Deputy Secretary Hargan Speech at AMA’s National Advocacy Conference

    Good morning, everyone, and thank you for having me to speak to all of you today. I apologize that, due to a last minute issue, Secretary Azar was not able to join you all today. I know he wishes he could have been here, and greatly enjoyed addressing this meeting last year. Today, before I talk a bit about President Trump’s and HHS’s vision for healthcare and the role physicians play in it, I want to provide an update on our efforts to combat the China coronavirus. As we respond to the evolving outbreak, the attention and dedication of America’s physicians have been vital. Our sympathies go out to everyone…

  • Record Linkage and Data Integration for Maternal and Child Health Research
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    Record Linkage and Data Integration for Maternal and Child Health Research

    Dr. Linares: Good afternoon. My name is Dr. Deborah Linares. I serve as a health scientist and project officer in the Division of Research within the office of Epidemiology and Research at the Maternal and Child Health Bureau Health Resources and Services Administration. The Division of Research provides ongoing support for maternal child health, or MCH, extramural research activity, including the Engaging Research, Innovations, and Challenges for the EnRICH webinar series. You are joining a community of more than 100 participants with an interest in advancing MCH research. The EnRICH webinar series provides technical assistance and methodologic updates in-depth stimulating interest in applied and translational MCH research. Today’s webinar is…