Program Schedule

Update on Fungal Vaccines

Saturday, October 11, 2014: 7:00 AM-8:15 AM
Room: The Pennsylvania Convention Center: 105-AB

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe the development of an active cell wall vaccine for hematogenously disseminated and mucosal candidiasis
  • discuss strategies to enhance the activity of Candida vaccines
  • review the progress of vaccines for the endemic mycoses

Target Audience: Vaccinologists, Scientists, Researchers, Members-in-training, Medical students and residents, Investigators, Infectious diseases physicians, Infectious diseases pediatricians, HIV specialists, HIV clinicians, Fellows, Epidemiologists, Clinicians, Academicians

Tracks: Pediatric ID, Investigative ID, HIV-STD-TB, Global ID, Adult ID

Meet-the-Professor:  John Edwards, MD, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center

7:00 AM
Update on Fungal Vaccines
John Edwards, MD

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:


J. Edwards, NovaDigm Therapeutics: Investigator and Scientific Advisor, Consulting fee

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