Program Schedule

PW7
Infectious Diseases ABIM Recertification: Self-Evaluation of Medical Knowledge, IDSA Modules: Infection Control 2014 and General Infectious Diseases 2014 $

Wednesday, October 8, 2014: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Room: The Pennsylvania Convention Center: 109-AB
Wake Forest School of Medicine

Learning Objectives:

This interactive workshop will provide a review of two IDSA Maintenance of Certification (MOC) modules. Patient Safety 2014 and General Infectious Diseases 2014, and will allow attendees to earn points toward American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) recertification.

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

  • Summarize the ABIM recertification process
  • Discuss evidence supporting answer choices in 60 ID cases scenarios
  • Apply updated information to the principles and practice of hospital epidemiology, patient safety, infection prevention and anitmicrobial stewardship
  • summarize new treatment and diagnostic strategies in General Infectious Diseases 

Target Audience: Pharmacists, Members-in-training, Infectious diseases physicians, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infection preventionists, Hospital epidemiologists, HIV specialists, HIV clinicians, Fellows, Epidemiologists, Clinicians, Academicians

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

Pre-Meeting Workshop Moderator:  Christopher Ohl, MD, Wake Forest School of Medicine

Presentations:
8:00 AM
W48
Infection Prevention/Hospital Epidemiology
Trish M. Perl, MD, MSc, FIDSA, FSHEA
10:00 AM
W49
General Infectious Diseases 2014
Christopher Ohl, MD

CME Credits: Maximum of 4 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

ACPE Credits:

ACPE Number:

Disclosures:

C. Ohl, None

T. M. Perl, None

C. Ohl, None

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