143. Hot Topics in Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Friday, October 4, 2013: 3:45 PM-5:45 PM
Room: The Moscone Center: 134 (Hall E)

Learning Objectives:

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

  • analyze the year’s important clinical advances and biomedical discoveries that have the potential to impact clinical care
  • discuss the context of new scientific findings from experts in the field
  • develop strategies to apply new data to further discovery or clinical practice

Target Audience: public health practitioners, pharmacists, nurses, microbiologists, infectious diseases physicians, infectious diseases pediatricians, infection preventionists, hospital epidemiologists, health care workers, fellows, epidemiologists, clinicians, academicians

Tracks: Pediatric ID

Moderators:  Tina Tan, MD, FIDSA, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and Joseph Bocchini Jr., MD, FAAP, Louisiana State University Health - Shreveport


3:45 PM
Yvonne Maldonado, MD, FIDSA

4:15 PM
Joseph W. St. Geme III, MD

4:45 PM
Eugene Shapiro, MD, FIDSA

5:15 PM
Octavio Ramilo, MD

CME Credits: Maximum of 2 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

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

ACPE Number:


T. Tan, None

J. Bocchini Jr., None

Y. Maldonado, None

J. W. St. Geme III, None

E. Shapiro, None

O. Ramilo, Abbott Molecular: Grant Investigator, Grant recipient
Abbott Labs: Scientific Advisor and Speaker's Bureau, Consulting fee and Speaker honorarium
Merck: Consultant, Consulting fee
Gilead: Scientific Advisor, Consulting fee
Quidel: Scientific Advisor, Consulting fee
Roche: Consultant, Consulting fee

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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.