Program Schedule

ID Specialists in the Midst of Healthcare Reform

Friday, October 10, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: The Pennsylvania Convention Center: 114
Co-organized with the IDSA Clinical Affairs Committee

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe the clinical and financial impact of ID specialists in selected key infections
  • apply new tools designed to help ID specialists in communicating ID value to payors and administrators
  • describe the role of ID-led OPAT in providing value to Accountable Care Organizations 

Target Audience: Pharmacists, Nurses, Members-in-training, Infectious diseases physicians, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infection preventionists, Hospital epidemiologists, Hospital administrators, HIV specialists, HIV clinicians, Health care workers, Fellows, Clinicians, Academicians

Tracks: Pediatric ID, Adult ID

Moderators:  Daniel McQuillen, MD, FIDSA, Lahey Hospital & Medical Center and Steven K. Schmitt, MD, FIDSA, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine

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

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

ACPE Number:


D. McQuillen, None

S. K. Schmitt, None

J. T. Ritter, None

N. Shrestha, Forest: Speaker's Bureau, Speaker honorarium
Merck: Speaker's Bureau, Speaker honorarium
The Medicines Company: Scientific Advisor, Consulting fee

R. Nahass, Abbvie, Merck, Gilead, Janssen, BMS: Investigator, Research support
Gilead, Merck, Janssen: Speaker's Bureau, Speaker honorarium
Janssen, BMS, Gilead: Scientific Advisor, Consulting fee

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