83. Management Challenges in Pediatric ID
Thursday, October 8, 2015: 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: 31--ABC

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe the options for treating infections with multi-drug resistant Enterobacteriaceae
  • apply the use of extended infusions of antibiotics to specific infections in children
  • determine which infants with congenital Cytomeglovirus need therapy and for how long

Target Audience: Scientists, Public health practitioners, Pharmacists, Nurses, Members-in-training, Investigators, Infectious diseases physicians, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infection preventionists, Hospital epidemiologists, Healthcare workers, Fellows, Epidemiologists, Clinicians, Academicians

Tracks: Trainee, Pediatric ID, Investigative ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control

Moderators:  Latania K. Logan, MD, Rush University Medical Center and Pranita D. Tamma, MD, MHS, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

3:00 PM
Treatment of Congenital CMV
Shannon Ross, MD, MSPH, FIDSA, FPIDS

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: 0221-9999-15-156-L01-P


L. K. Logan, None

P. D. Tamma, None

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