Program Schedule

Mucosal Immunity and Clinical Implications

Thursday, October 9, 2014: 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: The Pennsylvania Convention Center: 121-ABC

Learning Objectives:

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

  • review the involvement of innate mucosal immunity in different defense mechanisms
  • recognize the importance of cytokines in the pathogenesis of intestinal infection
  • demonstrate the impact of intestinal inflammation on immune responses to intestinal pathogens

Target Audience: Vaccinologists, Scientists, Researchers, Microbiologists, Members-in-training, Lab personnel, Investigators, Infectious diseases physicians, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Fellows, Clinicians, Academicians

Tracks: Pediatric ID, Investigative ID, Adult ID

Moderator:  William Petri Jr., MD, PhD, FIDSA, University of Virginia

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:


W. Petri Jr., None

D. Artis, R&D Systems: Scientific Advisor, Consulting fee
Second Genome: Scientific Advisor, Consulting fee

W. Petri Jr., None

Y. Belkaid, None

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