Poster Discussion Round:
127. Stewardship
Friday, October 4, 2013: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: The Moscone Center: Poster Hall C

Learning Objectives:

Sessions on new, unpublished information presented as posters in the areas of HIV medicine, antimicrobials, bacterial diseases, fungal diseases, public health, pediatric infectious diseases, virology, and vaccines will be critiqued by experts in each of these fields.  It is assumed that participants know or are familiar with the general principles of the epidemiology, pathogenesis, prevention, and therapy of infectious diseases.  At the completion of the session, participants will have gained knowledge on emerging information in infectious diseases with the ability to place this information in the context of prior published data.

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

Tracks: Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

Group Leader:  David N. Schwartz, MD, John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County


12:30 PM
Group Leader
David N. Schwartz, MD

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D. N. Schwartz, CDC Prevention Epicenter, Chicago: Consultant, Cooperative Agreement CK000161 and Grant recipient

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.