41. Microbiome Ecology in Health and Disease
Friday, October 21, 2011: 10:45 AM-12:15 PM
Room: 253ABC

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

  • discuss the Human Microbiome Project and its overall goals
  • highlight specific areas of research that investigate the relationship between the microbiome and human health and disease
  • illustrate the diagnostic and/or therapeutic applications of microbiome based research

Target Audience: Scientists, Researchers, Pharmacists, Investigators, Infectious Diseases Physicians, Hospital Epidemiologists, HIV Clinicians, Fellows-in-Training, Clinicians, Academicians

Tracks: Investigative ID, Pediatric ID, Adult ID

Moderators:  David Fredricks, MD, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and Barbara Kazmierczak, MD, PhD, FIDSA, Yale University School of Medicine

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

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.5 knowledge-based contact hours (0.15 CEU) of Pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0461-9999-11-090-L01-P


D. Fredricks, None

B. Kazmierczak, None

D. Fredricks, None

P. Turnbaugh, None

E. Grice, None

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