Program Schedule

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New Therapeutic Approaches for DNA Viral Infections

Friday, October 10, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: The Pennsylvania Convention Center: 120-ABC

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe the potential use of new antivirals in the care of patients with difficult to treat viral infections
  • identify new mechanisms of action in emerging antivirals
  • describe emerging therapeutic vaccines for herpesvirus infections

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

Tracks: Pediatric ID, Investigative ID, Adult ID

Moderators:  Anna Wald, MD, MPH, FIDSA, University of Washington and Sunwen Chou, MD, Oregon Health & Science Univ.

Presentations:
11:00 AM
621
Broadly Active Antiviral: Brincidofovir
Roy F. Chemaly, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FACP
11:30 AM
622
Therapeutic Vaccines for CMV and HSV
Christine Johnston, MD, MPH

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

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.5 knowledge-based contact hours (0.15 CEU) of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-14-124-L01-P

Disclosures:

A. Wald, Aicuris: Consultant, Consulting fee
Genocea: Investigator, Research support
Agenus: Investigator, Research support
Vical: Investigator, Research support

S. Chou, None

S. Chou, None

R. F. Chemaly, Chimerix, Inc: Investigator and Research Contractor, Research grant and Research support
AiCuris, Inc: Investigator and Research Contractor, Research grant and Research support
Astellas: Scientific Advisor, Consulting fee
Viropharma, Inc: Investigator, Research Contractor and Scientific Advisor, Consulting fee, Research grant and Research support

C. Johnston, AiCuris: Investigator, Research support
Genocea: Investigator, Research support
Agenus: Investigator, Research support

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