Named Lecture:
82. Maxwell Finland Lecture
Thursday, October 18, 2012: 3:45 PM-4:30 PM
Room: Ballroom 20 ABCD

Learning Objectives:

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

  • illustrate personal factors that contribute to a career in clinical research
  • emphasize the importance of maintaining an open and curious mind in conducting clinical studies

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

Tracks: Epidemiology and Infection Control, Global ID, Investigative ID, HIV-STD-TB, Pediatric ID, Adult ID

Moderator:  David W. Kimberlin, MD, University of Alabama at Birmingham


3:45 PM
Progression of Clinical Research: A Personal Experience
George H. McCracken Jr., MD, FIDSA

CME Credits: Maximum of .75 hour of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM


D. W. Kimberlin, None

G. H. McCracken Jr., None

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