96. Developments in Sexually Transmitted Infections
Friday, October 19, 2012: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room: SDCC 33 ABC
Co-organized with the American Sexually Transmitted Diseases Association

Learning Objectives:

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

  • discuss recent discoveries in the epidemiology of important sexually transmitted infections
  • outline current treatments available for STIs
  • describe new diagnostic methodologies for sexually transmitted infections available to the practicing clinician

Target Audience: Public Health Practitioners, Pharmacists, Infectious Diseases Physicians, Infectious Diseases Pediatricians, HIV Specialists, HIV Clinicians, Fellows, Clinicians, Academicians

Tracks: HIV-STD-TB, Pediatric ID, Adult ID

Moderators:  Robert Read, MD, FIDSA, University of Southampton and Bradley P. Stoner, MD, PhD, FIDSA, Washington University


8:30 AM
Sexually Transmitted Infections in Adolescents
Cynthia Holland-Hall, MD, MPH

8:50 AM

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.5 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM


R. Read, None

B. P. Stoner, None

C. Holland-Hall, None

J. Marrazzo, Gilead : Provide drugs for clinical trial I have led, Research support
Cepheid: Investigator, Research grant
Roche: Investigator, Research grant

M. Hobbs, Gen-Probe, Inc.: Investigator, Research support
Becton-Dickinson: Speaker's Bureau, Speaker honorarium
Roche Molecular Diagnostics: Investigator, Research support

T. Peterman, None

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