This lecture will discuss the age-old battle with vaccine misinformation and consider strategies to combat vaccine hesitancy.
1. Discuss the age-old battle with vaccine misinformation.
2. Discuss new tools of misinformation: social media & the Internet
3. Vaccine hesitancy and specific vaccines.
Dr. Davis discloses that he has no relevant financial relationships with any organization producing, marketing, reselling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients relative to the content of this presentation.
The Montana Osteopathic Medical Association is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians and designates this program for a maximum of .5 AOA Category 1-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician's participation in this activity.
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Jeffrey Davis DO practices in Memphis, Missouri, where he is the Chief Medical Officer and staff family medicine physician for Scotland County Hospital. In addition, he keeps busy as Medical Examiner for Scotland County and as a staff physician for Scotland County Care Center and Residential Care Facility, and Memphis Medical Services, a federally qualified hospital-based rural health clinic. Throughout his career, he has been providing well-woman, obstetrics and adolescent care, and continues to deliver babies. Dr. Davis is a past president of MAOPS and has served on every committee in the organization. He is an AOA Delegate for Missouri and continues to stay active in the Northeast District. Dr. Davis is a graduate of ATSU-Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, followed by residency at Southern Illinois University Quincy Family Practice in Quincy, Illinois.
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