MIMS Education

Vaccination Insights: Exploring COVID-19 Immunization in Adults, Children, and Pregnancy

Vaccination Insights: Exploring COVID-19 Immunization in Adults, Children, and Pregnancy

General PracticeFamily MedicinePaediatricsObstetrics And Gynaecology
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Overview

About this course

COVID-19 is now treated as an endemic disease in Singapore; however, vulnerable groups remain at high risk for severe outcomes and require protection against the virus. This CME module explores the burden and impact of COVID-19 across different populations, particularly adults, children, and pregnant women. In addition, it also reviews the efficacy and safety data of COVID-19 vaccines and outlines the latest vaccination recommendations for these populations.

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of this module, you should be able to:

  1. Gain comprehensive knowledge of the latest mRNA COVID-19 vaccination data in adults, children and pregnant women
  2. Effectively address individual, parental and caregiver concerns regarding COVID-19 vaccination
  3. Confidently advise individuals, parents, and caregivers on the benefits, risks, and recommended schedule of COVID-19 vaccination, enabling them to make informed vaccination decisions

Topics covered

  • The COVID-19 landscape in Singapore
  • The burden of disease of COVID-19, including its impact on maternal and perinatal outcomes
  • The efficacy and safety of COVID-19 vaccines in adults, children and pregnant women
  • The latest recommendations on COVID-19 vaccination, including scheduling for adults, paediatric populations and pregnant women
  • Barriers to vaccination and strategies to overcome them

CAT 1B + 3A: 1 Point Available

  • Score at least 70% in the multiple-choice quiz.
  • A certificate can be downloaded upon successful completion. Please use the information on the certificate to claim your CPD points.