Upcoming Royal Society of Medicine conference on falling vaccination rates

The Royal Society of Medicine are hosting a conference entitled “Spotlight on falling vaccination rates” on Thursday, 20 February 2020.

The conference will bring together a range of industry experts to share knowledge and perspectives on the issue of falling vaccination rates and will seek to facilitate better understanding as to why vaccination rates are declining. The conference will also examine the extent to which various factors, such as delivery problems, misinformation and vaccine hesitancy have impacted on falling vaccine rates.

The conference will provide practical takeaways on what  can be done to address falling vaccination rates.

Speakers for the event include:

  • Dr Mary Ramsay, Head of Immunisation at Public Health England
  • Dr Heidi Larson, Director of The Vaccine Confidence Project at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
  • Helen Donovan, Professional Lead, Public Health Nursing at the Royal College of Nursing.

More details are available here.