Named Lecture:
31. PIDS Caroline B. Hall Lectureship
Thursday, October 8, 2015: 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 6--CF

Learning Objectives:

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

  • review the seasonal pattern and age-specific prevalence of human Metapneumovirus infections
  • discuss the key steps in pathogenesis of hMPV
  • review the key translational findings from original science abstract presentations

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

Tracks: Trainee, Investigative ID, Pediatric ID

Moderators:  Janet a. Englund, MD, FIDSA, FPIDS, Seattle Children's Hospital and David W. Kimberlin, MD, FIDSA, FPIDS, University of Alabama at Birmingham

11:00 AM
Introduction of PIDS Caroline B. Hall Lectureship
Janet a. Englund, MD, FIDSA, FPIDS

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.0 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

ACPE Credits: No CPE credit is offered for this session

ACPE Number:


J. A. Englund, Gilead: Consultant and Investigator , Consulting fee and Research support
Chimerix: Investigator , Research support
Roche: Investigator , Research support
GlaxoSmithKline: DSMB member , Consulting fee

D. W. Kimberlin, GSK: Research Contractor , Research grant
Gilead: Research Contractor , Research grant

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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.