Vaccine-Preventable Diseases and the Newborn Infant: The Roles of Serologic Testing and Maternal Vaccination


At the conclusion of the presentation, the participants will be able to:

  1. Identify vaccine-preventable diseases and the need for prenatal screening for serological immunity and vaccination status in each pregnancy
  2. Describe the burden of vaccine-preventable diseases on newborns and infants
  3. Recognize the importance from a pediatric perspective about the benefits of maternal immunization

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Robert M Jacobson, MD, FAAP, Medical Director, Mayo Clinic’s Primary Care Immunization Program

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