Meet-the-Professor Session:
106. Practical Use of Current Fungal Diagnostics
Friday, October 28, 2016: 7:00 AM-8:15 AM
Room: 283-285

Learning Objectives:

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

  • apply appropriate fungal diagnostics in clinical practice
  • recognize challenges in current methods for fungal diagnosis
  • describe areas of fungal diagnosis that are ripe for developing new methodologies to improve patient care

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Fellows, Healthcare workers, HIV clinicians, HIV specialists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Investigators, Lab personnel, Members-in-training, Microbiologists, Researchers, Scientists

Tracks: Adult ID, Global ID, HIV-STD-TB, Investigative ID, Pediatric ID

Moderator:  Joshua Nosanchuk, MD, FIDSA, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

7:00 AM
Kim Hanson, MD, MHS
7:30 AM
George R. Thompson, MD
8:00 AM

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.25 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Credits:

ACPE Number:


J. Nosanchuk, None

Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. CDT, Wednesday Oct. 26th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.