Program Schedule

Edward H. Kass Lecture: Lessons in Discovery: The impact of H. influenzae on scientific understanding

Saturday, October 11, 2014: 5:00 PM-5:45 PM
Room: The Pennsylvania Convention Center: Terrace Ballroom-I, II, III, IV

Learning Objectives:

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

  • outline the role of H. influenzae in molecular biology
  • discuss the role of H. influenzae in vaccine development
  • summarize the role of H. influenzae in bacterial processes

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

Tracks: Pediatric ID, Investigative ID, HIV-STD-TB, Global ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

Moderator:  Tina Tan, MD, FIDSA, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

CME Credits: Maximum of 0.75 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

ACPE Credits: ACPE 0.75 knowledge-based contact hours (0.075 CEU) of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-14-153-L01-P


T. Tan, Merck Labs: Grant Investigator and Scientific Advisor, Research grant
Sanofi Pasteur: Consultant, Grant Investigator and Scientific Advisor, Educational grant, Research grant and Speaker honorarium
GSK: Consultant and Scientific Advisor, Consulting fee
Pfizer Wyeth: Scientific Advisor, Consulting fee
Biota: Scientific Advisor, Consulting fee

J. Gilsdorf, None

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