Below is a selection of free online professional education opportunities provided by a variety of reputable sources, including archived webcasts, courses, audio presentations, and PowerPoints pertaining to influenza vaccination, disease prevention, pandemic response, crisis leadership and risk and crisis communication.

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Importance of Health Care Worker Influenza Vaccination

Vaccination Safety, Benefits and Administration

Immunization, Immunity and Disease Prevention

Influenza Vaccines

Pandemic Influenza Response

Strategies to Increase Vaccination Rates

Infection Control

Influenza Prevention Methods

Personal Protective Equipment

Business Continuity and Influenza

Cost Benefit

Home Health Workforce Influenza Education

Leadership Development

Risk and Crisis Communications

General Information Policy/Guidance Cost Effectiveness/Benefit Campaign Library Professional Education Links and Literature