Program Schedule

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Red Book Update

Thursday, October 9, 2014: 7:00 AM-8:15 AM
Room: The Pennsylvania Convention Center: 108-AB

Learning Objectives:

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

  • discuss the structure of and changes to the 2013 American Academy of Pediatrics Report on the Committee of Infectious Diseases (Red Book) and potential changes to the 2015 Red Book
  • recognize changes that have occurred since the 2013 Red Book
  • utilize interactive features of the 2013 Red Book and Red Book online

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 clinicians, Health care workers, Fellows, Epidemiologists, Clinicians, Academicians

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

Meet-the-professors:  David W. Kimberlin, MD, FIDSA, University of Alabama At Birmingham and Kathryn Edwards, MD, FIDSA, Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Presentations:
7:00 AM
37
Meet-the-Professor
David W. Kimberlin, MD, FIDSA
7:35 AM
38
Meet-the-Professor
Kathryn Edwards, MD, FIDSA

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.25 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

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

ACPE Number:

Disclosures:

D. W. Kimberlin, GSK: Grant Investigator and I served as one of dozens of study sites for clinical trials conducted by GSK. All monies went directly to my university and not to me., Grant recipient
Gilead: Grant Investigator and I served as one of dozens of study sites for clinical trials conducted by Gilead. All monies went directly to my university and not to me., Grant recipient

K. Edwards, Novartis: Grant Investigator and Scientific Advisor, Research grant

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