Meet-the-Professor Session:
103. Red Book Update
Friday, October 9, 2015: 7:00 AM-8:15 AM
Room: 31--ABC

Learning Objectives:

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

  • discuss and explain the rationale for three updated recommendations included in the 2015 edition of the Red Book
  • integrate revised recommendations from Red Book updates in patient care
  • advise regarding updated recommendations to colleagues and trainees

Target Audience: Public health practitioners, Pharmacists, Nurses, Members-in-training, Medical students and residents, Infectious diseases physicians, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infection preventionists, Hospital epidemiologists, Hospital administrators, Healthcare workers, Fellows, Epidemiologists, Clinicians, Academicians

Tracks: Pediatric ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Trainee

Moderator:  Claire E. Bocchini, MD, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children's Hospital

7:00 AM
Carrie L. Byington, MD, FIDSA

7:35 AM
David W. Kimberlin, MD, FIDSA, FPIDS

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.25 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.25 knowledge-based contact hours (0.125 CEU) of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-15-165-L04-P


C. E. Bocchini, None

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.