Symposium:
267. Hot Topics in Sexually Transmitted Infections
Saturday, October 10, 2015: 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: 6--DE
Co-organized with the American Sexually Transmitted Disease Association (ASTDA)

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe new developments in diagnostics for sexually transmitted pathogens
  • discuss emerging treatment approaches for gonococcal infections in an era of increasing antimicrobial resistance
  • describe changing epidemiological patterns and clinical management of sexually transmitted pathogens in MSM populations

Target Audience: Vaccinologists, Researchers, Scientists, Public health practitioners, Pharmacists, Nurses, Microbiologists, Members-in-training, Medical students and residents, Lab personnel, Investigators, Infectious diseases physicians, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infection preventionists, HIV specialists, HIV clinicians, Healthcare workers, Epidemiologists, Clinicians, Academicians

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

Moderators:  Gail Bolan, MD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Cornelis Rietmeijer, MD, PhD, President, ASTDA, University of Colorado School of Medicine

Presentations:
2:30 PM
Syphilis
Jeanne Marrazzo, MD, MPH, FIDSA

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: 0221-9999-15-201-L01-P

Disclosures:

G. Bolan, None

C. Rietmeijer, None

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