School Nurse Organization of Idaho

GSK sponsored: Meningococcal Webinars

Posted about 1 month ago by Terri Lindemann

GSK is offering several webinars for school nurses to learn more about meningitis. Two are planned for Tuesday, April 28! 

Topics discussed will be:

  • Risks related to meningococcal disease and time related symptom onset
  • Most common serotypes related to patient age and underlying disease related risks
  • A review of the ACIP vaccination recommendations for the most common disease serotypes
  • A closer look at the science behind one of the newer Men B vaccines; including dosing and safety information 

There are two(2) options below and the Attendee URL links below allows nurses to enter each webinar remotely; and sign into the program as a guest.   The site uses Adobe Connect, and can be downloaded if needed prior to the start of the 35-40 minute program.    The 2nd program at 4:00 pm MST will have the addition of a ‘patient survivor’ speaking, beyond the Medical Science Liaison,  and it has an audio dial in number to complement the webinar URL.

Attendee URL:        

Tuesday, April 28th     11:15 am MST        

Speaker:   Madina Ghazanfar Pharm D.;  Syneos Medical Science Liaison 

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Tuesday, April 28th     4:00 pm MST      

Speaker:   Pooja Joshi   MD; GSK Medical Science Liaison

The 4:00 pm MST requires a separate  Audio Dial in Number*:  1-877-404-1232

When entering the Attendee URL links above, customers can log on in 15 minutes in advance of the meeting, and a host will be available prior to the speaker at the respective time frames above.