COVID-19 vaccinations for children 5-11 could hit your stores as soon as the first week of November. The expected dosage, technique, and best practices are a bit different in a younger population compared to adults. Join our experts, Kelly Goode and pharmacy owner Beverly Schaefer, to learn secrets on how to minimize tears and create a positive immunization experience for children in your pharmacy.

01. Learning Objectives

  1. Discuss clinical considerations for COVID-19 vaccinations in children.
  2. Describe immunization techniques and best immunization practices for pediatric patients ages 5-11.
  3. List supplies needed to provide pediatric immunizations in the pharmacy.

04. Speaker(s)

  • Jean-Venable "Kelly" R. Goode, PharmD, BCPS, FAPhA, FCCP, Professor of Pharmacotherapy and Outcomes Science, VCU School of Pharmacy
  • Beverly Schaefer, Rph, Katterman's Sand Point Pharmacy, Seattle, Wa.

05. Speaker Disclosure Statement

There are no relevant financial relationships with ACPE defined commercial interests to disclose for anyone who was in control of the content of the activity.

07. Pharmacist ACPE UAN#


08. Pharmacy Technician ACPE UAN#


09. Contact Hours


ACPE Statement

NCPA is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This program will provide 1.0 contact hours (0.1 CEUs) of continuing pharmacy education credit. The participant will need to complete the components listed above including a pre-test, video(s), final assessment, and an activity evaluation. Each final assessment is considered complete with a grade of 70% or better. NCPA’s continuing pharmacy education policy provides you with two opportunities to successfully complete this continuing pharmacy education assessment. Please note that you will not be permitted to submit the assessment a third time.

Instructions for Participation

To receive a certificate of completion that indicates your eligibility for continuing education credit, you must:

Review the content of the activity.

Successfully complete the final assessment (70% or higher).

You will have two (2) opportunities to successfully complete the activity.

Your statement of credit will be issued immediately upon successful completion of the post-test and submission of the feedback survey.


  • COVID-19
  • Immunizations/Vaccines

Expanding on COVID-19 Immunizations: the Pediatric Population
Expanding on COVID-19 Immunizations: the Pediatric Population - Pre-test
Expanding on COVID-19 Immunizations: the Pediatric Population
eLearning Course
Expanding on COVID-19 Immunizations: the Pediatric Population - Final Assessment
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Type:Learning Path
Credit Categories

The following credits are available upon completion of these activities.

Total credits:  2
Key Dates
Enrollment:Prior to  11/03/2024