83. The New Era of Invasive Salmonellosis
Friday, October 22, 2010: 2:00 PM-4:00 PM

Learning Objectives:

This program is directed to infectious disease clinicians, microbiologists, clinical researchers and other health care workers, both in training and those who have completed training, interested in the care of patients with acute gastrointestinal infectious disease. Upon completion of this symposium, the participant will be able to review the epidemiology and clinical manifestations of both enteric and typhoidal salmonella infections, appreciate the differences between salmonella disease in the developed and developing worlds, and understand the principles of molecular epidemiology and pathogenesis of salmonella infections.

Target Audience: Clinicians, Health Care Workers, Microbiologists, Pharmacists, Researchers

Topical Category: C. Clinical studies of bacterial infections and antibacterials including sexually transmitted diseases and mycobacterial infections (surveys, epidemiology, and clinical trials)

Tracks: Adult ID, HIV, Investigative ID

CME Credits: CME Maximum of 2.0 hours of Category 1 credit possible

ACPE Credits: ACPE Maximum of 2.0 hours of Pharmacy CE credit possible

ACPE Number: 0245-9999-10-061-L01-P (Application)

Moderators:  Robert Read, MD, FIDSA, University of Sheffield and Melita A. Gordon, MD, FRCP, University of Liverpool


R. Read, Yes
Bayer Schering, Inc.: Consultant, Consulting fee
Interleukin Genetics: Consultant, Consulting fee
Astellas: Consultant, Consulting fee
Novartis: Grant Investigator, Research support

M. A. Gordon, None


2:00 PM
Epidemiology of Invasive Salmonellosis
John A. Crump, MB, ChB, DTM&H, FIDSA

3:30 PM
Salmonella and HIV: Lessons Out of Africa
Melita A. Gordon, MD, FRCP
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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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