Meet-the-Professor Session:
150. Leveraging Technology in ID Clinical Care
Saturday, October 5, 2013: 7:00 AM-8:15 AM
Room: The Moscone Center: 220-226
Co-organized with the IDSA Clinical Affairs Committee

Learning Objectives:

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

  • identify current, cutting-edge technology for use in infection prevention and management
  • describe the appropriate application of such technology and the benefits it will provide to the ID clinician
  • discuss the role of teleconferencing and describe how it facilitates better care for patients with HIV and HCV in rural and underserved areas

Target Audience: public health practitioners, nurses, members-in-training, infectious diseases physicians, infection preventionists, hospital epidemiologists, hospital administrators, HIV specialists, HIV clinicians, health care workers, fellows, epidemiologists, clinicians

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

Meet-the-professors:  Michael Myint, MD, MBA, FIDSA, Virginia Mason Medical Center and Trevor Hawkins, MD, Southwest Care Center


7:00 AM
Michael Myint, MD, MBA, FIDSA

7:35 AM
Trevor Hawkins, 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:


M. Myint, None

T. Hawkins, 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.