Meet-the-Professor Session:
17. Travel Medicine for Adults and Children
Thursday, October 3, 2013: 7:00 AM-8:15 AM
Room: The Moscone Center: 132-133 (Hall E)

Learning Objectives:

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

  • identify the latest infectious threats to international travelers
  • discuss their recommendations to travelers to educate and safeguard them while abroad

Target Audience: vaccinologists, members-in-training, infectious diseases physicians, infectious diseases pediatricians, HIV specialists, HIV clinicians, fellows, clinicians

Tracks: Pediatric ID, Global ID, Adult ID

Meet-the-professors:  David Freedman, MD, FIDSA, University of Alabama at Birmingham and John Christenson, MD, FIDSA, Indiana University School of Medicine


7:00 AM
David Freedman, MD, FIDSA

7:35 AM
John Christenson, MD, FIDSA

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: 0221-9999-13-120-L01-P


D. Freedman, Shoreland, Inc: Consultant and Research Contractor, Consulting fee
UpToDate, Inc: Consultant, Licensing agreement or royalty
AntiMicrobial Therapy, Inc: Consultant, Consulting fee
Intercell: Scientific Advisor, Consulting fee
Merck Frosst, Inc: Speaker's Bureau, Speaker honorarium

J. Christenson, 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.