Mini-Symposium:
20. Hot Topics in Sexually Transmitted Infections: Current Controversies
Friday, October 21, 2011: 7:30 AM-8:30 AM
Room: 253ABC

Learning Objectives:

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

  • identify the efficacy of, and recommendations for, preventive vaccination for human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines in males
  • identify controversies related to discrepant serologic test results in determining syphilis infection status

Target Audience: Vaccinologists, Scientists, Researchers, Public Health Practitioners, Pharmacists, Nurses, Microbiologists, Lab Personnel, Investigators, Infectious Diseases Physicians, Infectious Diseases Pediatricians, HIV Clinicians, Health Care Workers, Fellows-in-Training, Epidemiologists, Clinicians, Academicians

Tracks: HIV, Pediatric ID, Adult ID

Moderators:  Bradley P. Stoner, MD, PhD, FIDSA, Washington University and Nesli Basgoz, MD, FIDSA, Massachusetts General Hospital

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.0 hour of Category 1 credit possible

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.0 knowledge-based contact hours (0.1 CEU) of Pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0461-9999-11-096-L01-P

Disclosures:

B. P. Stoner, None

N. Basgoz, Forrest Laboratories: Shareholder, Stocks/Bonds and Options revenues

K. Ault, Merck: Grant Investigator, Research support
Gen Probe: Grant Investigator, Research grant
Roche: Grant Investigator, Research grant
NIAID: Grant Investigator and Scientific Advisor, Grant recipient
NCI: Consultant, Consulting fee

G. Bolan, None

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