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Networking

Take Advantage of Various Networking Opportunities

Maximize your conference experience through the following networking events:

Coffee Breaks & Poster Presentations
Throughout the course, take advantage of breaks to connect with colleagues and friends, both new and old. Tour the poster gallery to network with other healthcare professionals and learn how they have improved immunization rates through best practices/strategies.

Smithsonian Outbreak Tour
Friday, November 15 at 4:00 PM


Outbreak: Epidemics in a Connected World is 4,000-square-foot exhibition located at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History designed to educate families, students, the public, and key stakeholders about zoonotic viruses, how they spread, and how to prevent them. To provide a deeper connection to the exhibition content, the museum facilitates onsite discussions in the gallery. Outbreak also disseminates the content in a Do-It-Yourself (DIY) format that allows external venues to tailor exhibition materials to suit their unique needs and create their own vital conversations within their communities.

Join NFID and Smithsonian experts on Friday, November 15 at 4:00 PM for a special tour of the exhibition limited to attendees of the Clinical Vaccinology Course only. Participants will get a behind the scenes glimpse at how the exhibit helps raise public awareness for millions about this complex subject matter and the role that museums can play a role in addressing critical issues such as outbreaks. There is no additional fee to attend. Space is limited to the first 30 registrants.

Jeopard-ID!
Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 5:30-6:00 PM
This engaging Jeopardy!-style quiz game will review Day 1 course content. Questions will cover how vaccines work, ACIP recommendations, and community immunity. Apply your learning while competing with fellow attendees. Remember to respond in the form of a question!

Meet the Experts Roundtables
Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 7:30-8:30 AM
Enjoy continental breakfast and small group discussion during the Meet the Expert Roundtables. This session provides attendees with the opportunity to join in-depth intimate conversations with experts in a highly interactive manner. Interact with the expert(s) of your choice to learn about specialized topics.

Summary by Song
Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 1:302:00 PM
Brain brimming from all the recommendations and strategies you’ve learned at the 2019 CVC? Join NFID for this unique and exciting session where Jonathan Mann will present a course summary as a song—a song that recaps, in hilarious and impressive detail, key “take-home” learnings from the course. By the end of the session, attendees will be singing along!