Strategies to Improve Maternal COVID-19 Vaccine Uptake While Pregnant and Breastfeeding
In collaboration with the PA-AAP Breastfeeding program, the PA Immunization Coalition will host an educational webinar focused on ways to improve maternal COVID-19 vaccine uptake both while pregnant and breastfeeding. Please join the webinar to discuss the safety and importance of receiving a COVID-19 vaccine(s) while pregnant and breastfeeding. Speakers for this panel-style webinar include Dr. Karen Puopolo M.D., Ph.D., Dr. Meg Kawan MD, MPH, IBCL, and Sarah Mann, a national parent advocate.
Topics that will be covered:
Data on current pregnancy and post-pregnancy COVID-19 vaccine uptake, Placental antibody transfer among vaccinated pregnant people, COVID-19 vaccine breastfeeding transfer of antibodies, Safety data and personal story of receiving a COVID-19 vaccine while pregnant, Strategies to improve and encourage vaccine uptake as a vaccine champion with parents pre- and post-birth.
CME credits will be offered