109. Influenza Pandemic: Lessons Learned From 2009 H1N1
Saturday, October 23, 2010: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
East Exhibit Hall

Learning Objectives:

Based on participation in this symposium, participants will be able to implement the following in their practices:

  • Select appropriate pharmacological interventions in the prevention and management of seasonal pandemic influenza
  • Develop a useable and effective vaccination strategy based on lessons learned from the 2009-2010 H1N1 vaccination campaign in the U.S.
  • Develop patient management strategies to prevent transmission of influenza

Target Audience: Vaccinologists, Public Health Practitioners, Pharmacists, Microbiologists, Infectious Disease Physicians, Infectious Disease Pediatricians, Infection Preventionists, Hospital Epidemiologists, Hospital Administrators, Health Care Workers, Fellows-in-Training/Fellows, Epidemiologists, Clinicians

Topical Category: N. Hospital-acquired and surgical infections, infection control, and health outcomes including general public health and health services research

Tracks: Investigative ID, Pediatric ID, Adult ID

CME Credits: CME Maximum of 1.5 hours of Category 1 credit possible

ACPE Credits: ACPE Maximum of 1.5 hours of Pharmacy CE credit possible

ACPE Number: 0245-9999-10-046-L01-P (Knowledge)

Moderators:  James Hughes, MD, FIDSA, Emory University and David K. Shay, MD, MPH, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


J. Hughes, None

D. K. Shay, None

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Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. EST Thursday, Oct. 21 with the exception of research findings presented at IDSA press conferences.


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