93. Infections and Infectious Disease Screening of Immigrants and International Adoptees
Saturday, October 22, 2011: 7:00 AM-8:00 AM
Room: 205ABC

Learning Objectives:

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

  • compare and contrast infectious diseases present in adult immigrants and international adoptees
  • formulate a reasonable infectious diseases screening plan for immigrants and international adoptees

Target Audience: Pharmacists, Infectious Diseases Physicians, Infectious Diseases Pediatricians, Health Care Workers, Fellows-in-Training, Clinicians, Academicians

Tracks: Global ID, Pediatric ID, Adult ID

Moderator:  Naomi Aronson, MD, FIDSA, Uniformed Services University of the Health Services


7:00 AM
Infections in Immigrants to North America
Christina Greenaway, MD, MSc

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: 0461-9999-11-129-L01-P


N. Aronson, None

C. Greenaway, GlaxoSmithKline: Grant Investigator, Research grant

J. Aronson, None

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