118. Management of Difficult Infections in the Late Post-Transplant Period
Saturday, October 22, 2011: 10:15 AM-11:45 AM
Room: 210ABC

Learning Objectives:

At the completion of the session participants will be able to:

  • compare and contrast the epidemiology of invasive fungal infections after solid organ versus hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
  • discuss current strategies for the prevention and management of CMV infection after transplantation
  • describe available treatments options for the most common non-tuberculous mycobacteria affecting transplant recipients

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

Tracks: Investigative ID, Pediatric ID, Adult ID

Moderators:  Kimberly Hanson, MD, MHS, University of Utah School of Medicine and John Perfect, MD, FIDSA, Duke University Medical Center

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: 0461-9999-11-161-L01-P


K. Hanson, None

J. Perfect, None

R. Razonable, None

J. Perfect, None

K. Olivier, Insmed, Inc: Investigator, Research support

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