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Conference Schedule

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Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Time
Session Title & Speaker
7:30 - 8:30 am Registration & Continental Breakfast
Location: Dakota Ballroom Foyer
8:30 - 8:45 am Welcome & Opening Remarks
Dr. Joan Connell
Location: Lamborn/Patterson
8:45 - 9:45 am Keynote Session I: TBD
 
Location: Lamborn/Patterson
9:45 - 10:00 am Break
Location: Dakota Ballroom Foyer
10:00 - 11:00 am Keynote Session II: TBD

Location: Lamborn/Patterson
11:00 - 11:30 am Break & Exhibits
Location: Dakota Ballroom Foyer & Courtyard
11:30 - 12:30 pm Concurrent Sessions:

A1
: Standing Orders

Dr. Litjen (LJ) Tan
Immunization Action Coalition | St. Paul, MN
Location: Lamborn/Patterson

A2: South Dakota Measles Outbreak

Lon Kightlinger, Ph.D.
South Dakota Department of Health | Pierre, SD

This session will discuss South Dakota's recent measles outbreak including where it started, how it spread, and the extent of the public health response.

Location: Sheyenne

A3: Provider Best Practices

Michaela Huber, LPN
Trinity Health Center West | Minot, ND

Lindsey Clarksean, LPN
Sanford Health North Fargo | Fargo, ND

Tracy Bieber, RN
Sanford Health Enterprise | Sioux Falls, SD

Presenters will describe practices they have implemented in their clinics that have led to higher immunization rates or improved delivery of services.

Location: Heart

A4: Discussion of NDIIS Immunization Rates

Molly Howell, MPH
North Dakota Department of Health| Bismarck, ND

Mary Woinarowicz, NDIIS Manager
North Dakota Department of Health | Bismarck, ND

Molly and Mary will discuss various NDIIS immunization rates.

Location: Cannonball
12:30 - 1:30 pm
Lunch and Exhibitor Showcase
Lunch: Grand Pacific
1:30 - 2:30 pm Keynote Session III: Adult Immunizations

Dr. Litjen (LJ) Tan
Immunization Action Coalition | St. Paul, MN
Location: Lamborn/Patterson
2:30 - 3:00 pm Break & Exhibits
Location: Courtyard
3:00 - 4:00 pm Concurrent Sessions:

B1: South Dakota Measles Outbreak

Lon Kightlinger, Ph.D.
South Dakota Department of Health | Pierre, SD

This session will discuss South Dakota's recent measles outbreak including where it satrted, how it spread, and the extent of the public health response.

Location: Lamborn/Patterson

B2: Sanford HPV Initiative

Tracy Bieber, RN
Sanford Health Enterprise | Sioux Falls, SD

Patty Flohr, RN
Sanford Health | Bismarck, ND

Melodi Krank, RN
Sanford Health | Fargo, ND
Location: Sheyenne

B3: Healthcare Worker Recommendations
Location: Heart

B4: School Located Clinics - Lessons Learned

Lacey McNichols, RN
First District Health Unit | Minot, ND

Molly Soeby
Welcore Health | Grand Forks, ND

Lori Thompson, RN
City-County Health District | Valley City, SD

This session will discuss school located clinics, including things that have worked well and lessons the presenters have learned.

Location: Cannonball
4:15 - 5:45 pm Movie: Someone You Love: The HPV Epidemic (1 hour 20 mins)
Location: Lamborn/Patterson
6:00 pm Immunization Advisory Board Meeting and Dinner
Location: Governor's Room

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Time Session Title & Speaker
7:30 - 8:30 am Registration, Continental Breakfast & Exhibits
Location: Dakota Ballroom Foyer & Courtyard
8:30 - 8:45 am Welcome & Announcements
Location: Lamborn/Patterson
8:45 - 10:00 am Keynote Session IV: School Immunization Project

Kylie Hall, MPH
Center for Immunization Research and Education, NDSU | Fargo, ND
Location: Lamborn/Patterson
10:00 - 10:30 am Break & Exhibits
Location: Courtyard
 10:30 - 11:30 am Concurrent Sessions:

C1: Therapeutic and Prophylactic HPV Vaccination

John Lee, MD
Sanford Health | Sioux Falls, SD

Dr. Lee will discuss HPV-related head and neck cancers as well as some cancer trials he has been involved.

Location: Lamborn/Patterson

C2: School Immunization Enforcement: Lessons Learned

Sheila Freed, RN
Southwestern District Health Unit | Dickinson, ND

Roxanne Holm
Dickey County Health District | Ellendale, ND

C3: Vaccine Preventable Disease Update and Influenza

Jill Baber, MPH
North Dakota Department of Health | Bismarck, ND

Lexie Barber, MPH
North Dakota Department of Health | Bismarck, ND
Location: Heart

C4: Vaccine Storage and Handling Update

Miranda Baumgartner, MBA
North Dakota Department of Health | Bismarck, ND
Location: Cannonball
11:30 - 1:00 pm

Awards Luncheon and Exhibitor Showcase
Lunch: Grand Pacific
1:00 - 2:00 pm

Concurrent Sessions:

D1: Therapeutic and Prophylactic HPV Vaccination

John Lee, MD
Sanford Health | Sioux Falls, SD

Dr. Lee will discuss HPV-related head and neck cancers as well as some cancer trials he has been involved with.

Location: Lamborn/Patterson

D2: TBD
Location: Sheyenne

D3: Vaccine Recommendations for Immunocompromised Patients

Abbi Berg, MPH
North Dakota Department of Health | Bismarck, ND
Location: Heart

D4: Pfizer Televox Program

Jamie Scott Preusse
Pfizer | Bismarck, ND
Location: Cannonball
2:00 - 2:15 pm Break - travel back to Lamborn/Patterson for Closing Keynote Session
2:15 - 3:30 pm Closing Keynote Session: Singing Out to Save the Cervix: A Survivor's Story

Christine Baze, BA, MS, LMFT
The Yellow Umbrella Organization | Salem, MA

Christine is a cervical cancer survivor who will share her fight with cancer as well as motivate the audience to go out and educate young people to get vaccinated and save lives.

Location: Lamborn/Patterson

Friday, August 5, 2016

Time Session Title & Speaker
8:00 am - 12:00 pm HPV Roundtable Discussion - Invite Only
Location: Governor's Room