Meet-the-Professor Session:
101. My Toughest Cases—and What I Learned from Them
Friday, October 9, 2015: 7:00 AM-8:15 AM
Room: 5--AB

Learning Objectives:

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

  • identify key aspects of medical evaluations, diagnosis and treatment of challenging infectious diseases cases, and what made them memorable to seasoned infectious disease clinicians. 
  • analyze key elements of the infectious diseases doctoring experience which led to further research and clinical practice changes
  • recognize unusual infectious diseases-related conditions from the cases presented

Target Audience: Members-in-training, Infectious diseases physicians, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Healthcare workers, Fellows, Clinicians, Academicians

Tracks: Trainee, Adult ID

Moderator:  Francisco M. Marty, MD, FIDSA, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Presentations:
7:00 AM
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Daniel Musher, MD, FIDSA

7:35 AM
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John Perfect, MD, FIDSA

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:

Disclosures:

F. M. Marty, Astellas: Consultant and Grant Investigator , Consulting fee and Research grant
Chimerix: Consultant and Grant Investigator , Consulting fee and Research grant
Gilead: Grant Investigator , Consulting fee and Research grant
GlaxoSmithKline: Consultant and Grant Investigator , Consulting fee and Research grant
Merck: Consultant and Grant Investigator , Consulting fee and Research grant
Shire: Consultant and Grant Investigator , Consulting fee and Research grant
WHISCON: Consultant and Grant Investigator , Consulting fee and Research grant
Vertex: Consultant , Consulting fee
Alexion: Data Safety Monitoring Board member , Consulting fee

Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PDT, Wednesday Oct. 7th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.