39. Syphilis Update - Treponemal Testing Algorithms and Challenges of Testing
Session: Pre-meeting Session: STD Management in the HIV Care Setting: Clinical Challenges in an Era of New Guidelines and Resource Limitations
Thursday, October 20, 2011: 9:20 AM
Room: 206AB

Ina Park, MD, MS, California Department of Health-STD Control Branch, Richmond, CA

Dr. Ina Park is the Chief of Medical and Scientific Affairs at the California Department of Public Health, Sexually Transmitted Disease Control Branch and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of California San Francisco. She received her MD from the UCLA School of Medicine and her MS in Clinical Research from the University of Minnesota School of Public Health. She recently completed a fellowship in Clinical Sexually Transmitted Diseases at the University of California San Francisco and the California Department of Public Health. Her areas of interest include evaluating the population-based impact of the HPV vaccine, anal cancer prevention in men who have sex with men, and evaluation of novel syphilis diagnostic assays.

Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. EST Thursday, Oct. 20 with the exception of research findings presented at IDSA press conferences.