94. Lethal Gastrointestinal Infections
Saturday, October 22, 2011: 7:00 AM-8:00 AM
Room: 253ABC

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this session attendees will be able to:

  • describe the epidemiology  of major outbreaks of potentially fatal gastrointestinal disease and the steps that can be taken to mitigate them 
  • describe recent discoveries in the basic sciences relating to life-threatening gastrointestinal infections

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

Tracks: Global ID, HIV, Pediatric ID, Adult ID

Moderator:  Robert Read, MD, FIDSA, University of Sheffield and Sheffield Teaching Hospitals Sheffield

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

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

ACPE Number: 0461-9999-11-122-L01-P


R. Read, None

E. Mintz, None

K. Stark, None

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