Meet-the-Professor Session:
16. Top 10 Papers in Transplant Infectious Disease
Thursday, October 3, 2013: 7:00 AM-8:15 AM
Room: The Moscone Center: 200-212
Co-organized with the International Immunocompromised Host Society

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe new developments in the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of infections in the solid-organ transplant recipient
  • describe new developments in the hematopoietic cell transplant recipient

Target Audience: scientists, researchers, pharmacists, investigators, infectious diseases physicians, fellows, clinicians, academicians

Tracks: Investigative ID, Adult ID

Meet-the-professors:  Shahid Husain, MD, MS, University of Toronto and Alison Freifeld, MD, University of Nebraska Medical Center


7:00 AM
Shahid Husain, MD, MS

7:35 AM
Alison Freifeld, 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: 0221-9999-13-122-L01-P


S. Husain, Pfizer : Consultant and Grant Investigator, Consulting fee, Grant recipient and Research grant
Merck: Consultant, Consulting fee
Astellas: Grant Investigator, Research grant

A. Freifeld, Astellas: Scientific Advisor, None
Optimer: Investigator, Research support
Streck: Investigator, Research support

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.