Meet-the-Professor Session:
151. Sinus and Ocular Fungal Infections
Saturday, October 5, 2013: 7:00 AM-8:15 AM
Room: The Moscone Center: 300

Learning Objectives:

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

  • differentiate between the clinical manifestations of invasive and non-invasive fungal sinusitis
  • describe the role of fungi in chronic sinusitis
  • explain the diagnosis and treatment of fungal keratitis and endophthalmitis

Target Audience: scientists, researchers, pharmacists, nurses, members-in-training, investigators, infectious diseases physicians, infectious diseases pediatricians, HIV specialists, HIV clinicians, health care workers, fellows, epidemiologists, clinicians, academicians

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

Meet-the-professors:  Marlene Durand, MD, FIDSA, Massachusetts General Hospital and Richard Orlandi, MD, University of Utah


7:00 AM
Marlene Durand, MD, FIDSA

7:35 AM
Richard Orlandi, MD

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

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.25 knowledge-based contact hours (0.125 CEU) of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-13-073-L01-P


M. Durand, Pfizer: Shareholder, stock dividends

R. Orlandi, None

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.