AAP Offers COVID Misinformation Webinar Series


Registration is now open for a free series of webinars hosted by the American Academy of Pediatrics aimed at addressing misinformation. The series takes place on several dates in April. The AAP designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Topics covered include:

COVID Vaccination Disinformation 101: Understanding the Ecosystem

Participants will learn about disinformation distribution, how to identify the core bad actors and networks spreading disinformation, and the best practices for responding to disinformation online. The webinar takes place on April 4, 2023, from 10 -11:15 a.m. (CDT).  Learn more.

Learn How to Identify and Respond to COVID Disinformation Threats in Social Media

The webinar will go over different types of responses to different types of threats and participants will practice with realistic scenarios.

The same course takes place on April 11 and April 18, 2023, from 10 -11:15 a.m. (CDT) to allow for smaller groups. Click the preferred date above to learn more.

Countering COVID Vaccination Disinformation in Hispanic and Latino Communities

Participants will learn how to understand the interconnected community factor, how bad actors specifically target these communities, and how pediatricians can counter disinformation. 

The webinar takes place on April 25, 2023, from 10 – 11:15 a.m. (CDT) Learn more.

Annual Sponsors

Children's Minnesota
Gillette Children's
Hennepin Healthcare
University of Minnesota Health
Essentia Health
Mayo Clinic
Shriners Healthcare for Children-Twin Cities