Symposium:
100. Lessons Learned from Fungal Infections Introduced from the Environment: Epidural Steroid Injections or Natural Disasters
Friday, October 4, 2013: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: The Moscone Center: 104 (Gateway Ballroom)

Learning Objectives:

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

  • outline the use of epidemiology to investigation of a new disease
  • describe diagnostic, clinical, and therapeutic approach in real time and interpretation of neuroradiology findings to management of a new disease
  • discuss managing an outbreak in real time when no data is available, and recognize the regulatory landscape
  • review management guidelines for the future

Target Audience: scientists, researchers, public health practitioners, pharmacists, nurses, microbiologists, members-in-training, lab personnel, investigators, infectious diseases physicians, infectious diseases pediatricians, infection preventionists, hospital epidemiologists, HIV specialists, HIV clinicians, health care workers, fellows, epidemiologists, clinicians, academicians

Tracks: Pediatric ID, Investigative ID, Global ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

Moderators:  John Perfect, MD, FIDSA, Duke University Medical Center and Susan Hadley, MD, FIDSA, Tufts Medical Center/Tufts University School of Medicine

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.5 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.5 knowledge-based contact hours (0.15 CEU) of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-13-119-L01-P

Disclosures:

J. Perfect, None

S. Hadley, None

A. Malani, None

J. Perfect, None

C. Hartman, None

M. A. Kainer, None

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