Interactive Session:
1. Challenging Cases in Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Wednesday, October 7, 2015: 1:30 PM-3:30 PM
Room: 20--ABCD

Learning Objectives:

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

  • identify unusual infectious diseases in children
  • analyze and formulate differential diagnoses and mangement plans for challenging cases
  • assess and compare knowledge anonymously with peers

Target Audience: Vaccinologists, Public health practitioners, Pharmacists, Nurses, Microbiologists, Members-in-training, Lab personnel, Investigators, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infection preventionists, Hospital epidemiologists, HIV specialists, HIV clinicians, Healthcare workers, Fellows, Epidemiologists, Clinicians, Academicians

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

Interactive Moderators:  Carol J. Baker, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA, FPIDS, Baylor College of Medicine and Morven Edwards, MD, FIDSA, FPIDS, Baylor College of Medicine

Interactive Panelists:  James Conway, MD FAAP, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health , Ann-Christine Nyquist, MD, MSPH, FPIDS, Children's Hospital Colorado , Avinash Shetty, MD, FIDSA, Wake Forest University School of Medicine and Natasha Halasa, MD, MPH, FPIDS, Vanderbilt University

CME Credits: Maximum of 2 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

ACPE Credits: No CPE credit is offered for this session

ACPE Number:


C. J. Baker, Pfizer, Inc.: Consultant , Consulting fee

M. Edwards, None

J. Conway, Sanofi Pasteur: Investigator , Grant recipient
Merck: Consultant , Consulting fee
gsk: Investigator , Research support
CDC: Investigator , Research support

A. C. Nyquist, None

A. Shetty, None

N. Halasa, Sanofi Pasteur: Grant Investigator , Grant recipient , Research grant and Research support
Gilead: Grant Investigator , Research support
Pfizer: Grant Investigator , Grant recipient , Research grant and Research support
Baxter: Grant Investigator , Grant recipient , Research grant and Research support
Biocryst: Grant Investigator , Research support

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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.