Program Schedule

Got Milk...and Immune Protection

Saturday, October 11, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: The Pennsylvania Convention Center: 115-ABC

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe the mechanisms of immunologic protection provided to neonates via human milk
  • list the maternal vaccines that may offer prevention against neonatal infections through human milk ingestion
  • discuss the potential interactions between human milk ingestion and infant vaccines

Target Audience: Vaccinologists, Researchers, Public health practitioners, Members-in-training, Medical students and residents, Investigators, Infectious diseases physicians, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infection preventionists, Fellows, Clinicians, Academicians

Tracks: Pediatric ID, Investigative ID, Global ID

Moderator:  Andi L. Shane, MD, MPH, MSc, Emory University School of Medicine

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

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.5 knowledge-based contact hours (0.15 CEU) of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-14-142-L01-P


A. L. Shane, None

A. Morrow, None

E. P. Schlaudecker, None

A. L. Shane, None

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