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Vaccines: A Practical Guide for Physicians

In this course, attorney Karin Zaner discusses the structure of the vaccine approval and distribution system in the U.S., as well as the protocols, guidelines, and best practices for administering vaccinations.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the participant should be able to:

  • discuss the FDA's process for vaccine development and approval;
  • list the required steps to become a vaccine provider;
  • explain the legal immunities associated with giving vaccinations; and
  • describe the AMA's position on a physician's responsibility regarding vaccines.

CME Credit

The Texas Medical Liability Trust designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This course has been designated by TMLT for 1 credit in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.

Release Date: May 17, 2021
Expiration Date: May 17, 2024

Take the course on our CME site.