Symposium:
86. TeleHealth: Applications in Infectious Disease
Thursday, October 8, 2015: 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: 29--ABCD

Learning Objectives:

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

  • discuss the application of Telehealth to care of persons living with HIV and HCV
  • describe the role of Telehealth in providing antimicrobial stewardship
  • identify pitfalls and risks associated with telemedicine
  • list current and future telemedicine options available for Infectious Disease specialists

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

Tracks: HIV-STD-TB, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

Moderators:  Daniel McQuillen, MD, FIDSA, Lahey Hospital & Medical Center and Javeed Siddiqui, MD, MPH, TeleMed2U

Presentations:
2:00 PM
614
2:30 PM
615

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: 0221-9999-15-158-L04-P

Disclosures:

D. McQuillen, None

J. Siddiqui, None

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