208. The Mycobiome in Health and Disease
Saturday, October 10, 2015: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 30--ABCDE
Co-organized with the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe the composition of fungal communities in different anatomical sites
  • dicuss the role of the mycobiome in health and disease states

Target Audience: Microbiologists, Researchers, Investigators, Infectious diseases physicians, Infectious diseases pediatricians, HIV clinicians, HIV specialists, Fellows, Epidemiologists, Academicians, Clinicians, Scientists

Tracks: Investigative ID, Adult ID, HIV-STD-TB, Pediatric ID

Moderators:  Michail Lionakis, MD, ScD, National Institutes of Health and Eleftherios Mylonakis, MD, PhD, FIDSA, Rhode Island Hospital

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:


M. Lionakis, None

E. Mylonakis, T2 biosystems: Grant Investigator , Research grant
Astellas Pharma: Board Member and Grant Investigator , Consulting fee and Grant recipient
Boehringer Ingelheim: Grant Investigator , Research grant

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