Program Schedule

Challenging Cases in Clinical Infectious Disease

Saturday, October 11, 2014: 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: The Pennsylvania Convention Center: Terrace Ballroom-I, II, III, IV

Learning Objectives:

This session is dedicated in memory to our esteemed colleague Dr. Morton N. Swartz (1925-2014).  Dr. Swartz was a former IDSA President and winner of the Alexander Fleming Award - IDSA's highest achievement award.

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

  • better evaluate unusual infections or mimics of infection
  • improve their skills in case-based teachings in infectious diseases

Target Audience: Scientists, Nurses, Members-in-training, Medical students and residents, Infectious diseases physicians, HIV specialists, HIV clinicians, Fellows, Clinicians, Academicians

Tracks: Adult ID

Interactive Moderators:  Henry Chambers, MD, FIDSA, University of California at San Francisco and Nesli Basgoz, MD, FIDSA, Massachusetts General Hospital

2:00 PM
Interactive Panelist
Martin Rodriguez, MD
2:10 PM
Interactive Panelist
Todd Barton, MD
2:20 PM
Interactive Panelist
Carol A. Kauffman, MD
2:30 PM
Interactive Panelist
Sandra Nelson, MD
2:40 PM
Interactive Panelist
Stan Deresinski, MD
2:50 PM
Interactive Panelist
Vincent Quagliarello, MD, FIDSA
3:00 PM
Interactive Panelist
Thomas G. Slama, MD, FIDSA

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

ACPE Credits:

ACPE Number:


H. Chambers, None

N. Basgoz, None

T. Barton, Gilead Sciences: Investigator, Research support and spouse receives approximately $5k support for research
MedImmune: Investigator, Research support and spouse receives approximately $5k support for research

C. A. Kauffman, None

S. Nelson, None

S. Deresinski, None

V. Quagliarello, None

T. G. Slama, None

M. Rodriguez, Merck: Investigator, Research support
Actellion: Investigator, Research support

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Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. EDT, Oct. 8th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.

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