Meet-the-Professor Session:
13. Power Hour: New Requirements for ABIM MOC in 2014; What ID Physicians Need to Know
Thursday, October 3, 2013: 7:00 AM-8:15 AM
Room: The Moscone Center: 270-276
Co-organized with the IDSA Education Committee

Learning Objectives:

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

  • discuss in an interactive format the Maintenance of Certification process for certification in infectious diseases by the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM)
  • identify changes to the ABIM MOC process taking effect in 2014, including how certification is maintained and represented to the public
  • identify MOC products available for ID clinicians

Target Audience: scientists, researchers, infectious diseases physicians, HIV clinicians, clinicians, academicians

Tracks: Investigative ID, HIV-STD-TB, Global ID, Adult ID

Meet-the-professors:  Kevin High, MD, MS, FIDSA, Wake Forest School of Medicine and George H. Karam, MD, Louisiana State University Medical School


7:00 AM
MOC 2014
Kevin High, MD, MS, FIDSA

7:35 AM
George H. Karam, MD

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.25 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

ACPE Credits: No CPE credit is offered for this session.

ACPE Number:


K. High, McGraw-Hill: Associate Editor, textbook, Royalty
Genentech: Consultant, Consulting fee
Am Board of Internal Medicine: Question writier, Internal Medicine SEP, Consulting fee

G. H. Karam, ABIM: Board Member, Honorarium for board service

Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PST, Oct. 2nd with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.