Program Schedule

Genetic Resistance to Human Virus Infections

Thursday, October 9, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: The Pennsylvania Convention Center: 114

Learning Objectives:

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

  • recognize the contribution made by genetic insuscepibility to the epidemiology of specific virus infections
  • apply this information to the specific medical situations of individual patients
  • interpret these findings in the context of herd immunity in defined populations

Target Audience: Vaccinologists, Scientists, Infectious diseases physicians, HIV specialists, HIV clinicians, Epidemiologists, Clinicians, Academicians

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

Moderators:  Paul Griffiths, MD, DSc, University College London and Michael Lederman, MD, LSMFT, Case Western Reserve University

10:30 AM
Parvovirus B19
Kevin Brown, MD
11:00 AM
Michael Lederman, MD, LSMFT

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

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

ACPE Number:


P. Griffiths, None

M. Lederman, None

K. Brown, None

M. Lederman, None

G. Rydell, None

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