The Immunization Task Force - Metro Omaha is a non-profit coalition dedicated to educating the public & healthcare providers about immunizations.

Annual Immunize Nebraska Conference

The Immunization Task Force supports an Annual Immunization Conference hosted in June which aims to bring together individuals from Nebraska and surrounding States who are interested in promoting optimal immunization levels that will eliminate vaccine preventable diseases throughout the lifespan of all persons.

Upcoming Conference

The 14th Annual Immunize Nebraska Conference will be held on June 9, 2017 at Hilton Omaha. See brochure for additional details about the conference and to register for the conference.

14th Annual Immunize Nebraska Conference Brochure/Registration Information

Spirit of Advocacy Award

The Spirit of Advocacy Award was designed by the Immunization Task Force Metro Omaha to honor and recognize those who have demonstrated exceptional public service and dedication to improving public health through immunization advocacy in their community.  Award criteria and nomination information can be found on the nomination form located here. Self-nominations are welcome, or you may submit an application for a deserving individual.

 

 

Past Conferences Information

2016: 13th Annual Immunization Conference

Held at Hilton Omaha, June 10, 2016 attended by 262 individuals.

Agenda

Abstracts and Posters

Title:  Best Practices in Hospital Immunization!
Abstract          Poster

Title: HPV Vaccination Rates Among Creighton University Medical Students
Abstract           Poster

Title: Gender Differences in the Effects of Health Care Provider Recommendation on HPV Vaccine Attitudes
Abstract           Poster

Title: Be Wise, Immunize!
Abstract           Poster

Title: Experience with an Influenza and Tdap Clinic as Part of Project Homeless Connect Omaha
Abstract            Poster

Title: Influenza and Tdap Clinic as part of a Maya Community Health Fair
Abstract            Poster

Title: Comparison of Influenza Vaccination Rate among children at Pediatric clinic over three seasons after intervention
Abstract            Poster

Title: Assessment of HPV Vaccination Status Among Adolescents in Omaha, Nebraska: A Roadmap for Informing Future Policy
Abstract            Poster

 

 

2015: 12th Annual Immunization Conference

Held at Hilton Omaha, June 5, 2015 attended by 263 individuals.

Agenda

Abstracts and Posters

Title: Immunization access through pharmacies located in low income, medically underserved areas
Abstract           Poster

Title: Implementing a robust immunization program for hospitalized patients in a critical access hospital
Abstract            Poster

Title: Advocacy and administration of vaccinations among daycare providers
Abstract            Poster

Title: Engaging student pharmacists through an educational immunization poster competition
Abstract            Poster

Title: The social determinants of HPV vaccine uptake and attitudes
Abstract            Poster

Title: Estimated human and economic burden of four major adult vaccine-preventable diseases in Nebraska, 2013
Abstract            Poster

Title: Human Papilloma Virus (HPV): Knowledge and behaviors in a midwestern university
Abstract             Poster

Title: Access to, management and use of immunization information in three rural Nebraska towns
Abstract              Poster

Title: Implications of an immunization status survey conducted annually over five years of a regional immunization conference
Abstract              Poster









Immunizations save lives! Get vaccinated for yourself, for your family and for your community!