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Edmund C. Tramont, MD, FACP (Chair)
Associate Director for Special Projects
Peter G. Pappas, MD, FACP
William E. Dismukes Professor of Medicine
Principal Investigator, Mycoses Study Group
Division of Infectious Diseases
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Barry Kreiswirth, PhD
Professor of Medicine
Director, PHRI TB Center
Public Health Research Institute
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Newark, New Jersey
Parag Kumar, PharmD
Director, Clinical Pharmacokinetics Research Laboratory
Clinical Center Pharmacy Department
National Institutes of Health
J Carl Craft, MD
Independent Infectious Diseases Consultant
At the conclusion of this program, attendees will be better able to:
- DISCUSS the prevalence of toxicities and administrative challenges with currently available IV formulations of treatments for serious infections.
- DESCRIBE the efficacy, tolerability, and adverse effects of current and emerging formulations of treatments for serious infections.
- EVALAUTE patient care strategies that incorporate effective and appropriate treatment options for both bacterial and fungal infections.
Accreditation Statement—This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey and ASiM. Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation Statement—Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Agenda subject to change and was provided by:
ASiM; 166 W Main Street, Somerville, New Jersey, 08876.
This is a CME Certified Activity and was jointly provided by the Center for Continuing and Outreach Education at Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences and ASiM.
Please contact Adrienne Roser directly at (908) 253-9001, ext. 4 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.