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Learning Objectives

The learning objectives for the BCAI are as follows. BCAI aims to:

  • Identify the agents and describe modes of infection and general epidemiology of influenza;
  • Apply hands-on medical skills to administer a flu vaccination correctly and efficiently;
  • Communicate to the patient the safety importance in obtaining a flu vaccination for the patient and their community; and
  • Identify their compassion by serving the underserved populations within Boston.
February 24, 2010
Primary teaching affiliate
of BU School of Medicine