278. Herpes
Sunday, October 11, 2015: 8:00 AM-9:15 AM
Room: 31--ABC

Learning Objectives:

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

  • identify two HSV-1 management challenges
  • describe the epidemiology of herpes zoster in the US
  • summarize current controversies in the use of herpes zoster vaccine in persons aged 50 through 59 years old

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

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

Moderator:  Gail Bolan, MD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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

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G. Bolan, None

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