Texas Immunization Conference (TIC)

The Texas Immunization Conference (TIC) is a chance for immunization partners to come together to share information, discuss current issues, and recommend strategies for improving immunization rates across Texas.

TIC 2017 was held in San Antonio, Texas from November 28-30. Please see the information below to learn more about topics that were discussed at TIC 2017.

Brochure and Agenda

State of Immunizations in TexasNancy Ejuma
Immunization Accomplishments and Challenges
Cindy Weinbaum
Texas Immunization Law and the Future of Texas Immunizations (Winnike/Shuford)
Allison Winnike and Jennifer Shuford
Federal and State Perspectives on the Vaccines for Children Program (Lamont/Ritter)
Brock Lamont and Mark Ritter
ImmTrac2 Data Exchange
Kevin Allen and the ImmTrac2 Team
Accute Flaccid Myelitis
Donald Murphey
Updates on Adult Immunizations
David Lakey
Reaching Vaccine Desserts Susan Dawson
Immunization Across the Lifespan
Litjen Tan
Texas Vaccine Preventable Disease Epidemiology UpdateCharles Cohlmia, Allison Sierocki, Kelsey Sanders and Raymond Dinnan
Vaccine Operations Group UpdateDiane Romnes
Adult Immunizations in Texas and the Adult Safety Net Program
Denise Starkey
Mumps Response PerspectivesHeidi Honza
Maximum Stock Levels and Vaccine ReturnKevin Hall and Eloise Potter 
Immunization Coalition Capacity BuildingKaty Gore and Ashley Davis
Communicating With ParentsTheresa Rohr-Kirchgraber
Immunization Schedule UpdateJoEllen Wolicki
HPV TrendsCindy Weinbaum
Addressing HPV Vaccine MythsRobert Bednarczyk
ImmTrac2 for Children and Adolescents
Deborah Copas
HPV Data and Trends: Cancer Prevention Promotion
Lois Ramondetta and Philip Huang 
School and Daycare Coverage RatesRachel Wiseman
Vaccine Storage and HandlingTrish Stowe
Texas HPV Coalition and the National HPV Campaign
Greg Parkington
Federal Policy Update (Winnike/Pisani)Allison Winnike and Amy Pisani
Impact of PVC13 Vaccine in ChildrenSheldon Kaplan
Communicating with Parents About Vaccine ConcernsAri Brown and Julie Boom 

Please contact immunization.info@dshs.texas.gov for more information.

Last updated August 20, 2018