Meeting Notes & Presentations

October 25, 2019
Mid America Immunization Coalition 2019 Symposium “Vaccines Then and Now”

The Reality of a World Without Vaccines
Donald Middleton, MD – University of Pittsburgh—St. Margaret’s

Adult Vaccination Basics—Donald Middleton, MD

Pre-travel Counseling for Children Adolescents Adults-MAIC
Angela Myers, MD, MPH – Children’s Mercy Kansas City

Documentation Errors (1)

Cindy Olson-Burgess, RN, CIC, Children’s Mercy;
Jelene Wynn, RN, KCMO Health Department

Prall – Documentation (2)

Beck Prall RN, KDHE, Kansas Immunization Program


Social Media and Vaccines_RS 10.24.19
Rachel Sarafin, MBA, Children’s Mercy Kansas City;
Jenny Dunlay, BA, Johnson County Department of Health & Environment;
Michelle Pekarsky and Gabby Lovelace, BS, Kansas City Health Department

The year in Review 2019 plus ACIP
Barbara Pahud, MD, MPH – Children’s Mercy Kansas City

Wrap-Up and Call to Action
John R. Eplee, MD – Atchison Hospital, Atchison, KS

June 5, 2019
Mid America Immunization Coalition Quarterly Meeting
“MMR Vaccine Recommendations & Hepatitis A Outbreak and Recommendations”
Lisa Hubbert, Epidemiology Specialist, Communicable Disease Prevention/ Public Health Preparedness,
Kansas City Health Department

May 5, 2019
MCHC Annual Meeting and Election
“The Mother & Child Connection: A Forum on Infant and Maternal Mortality”

January 25, 2019
MCHC Quarterly Meeting
“Helping Parents Understand The Impact of Digital Technology on Children and Teens”
Kelly Moore, MSW, LSCSW, LCSW
Amend Neurocounseling

Empowering Parents in the Digital Age
Courtney Adams, MBA
Family and Community Engagement Coordinator
Kansas City MO Public School District

Kansas City Healthy Start Initiative

Jean Craig, PhD, KCHSI Program Director

KCSHI and Collective Impact

Jovanna Rohs, PhD, UMKC Institute for Human Development