Interactive Session:
169. Challenging Cases with Fever: How to Stay Cool in the Hot Seat
Friday, October 28, 2016: 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Theater A & B

Learning Objectives:

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

  • determine a differential diagnosis for complex cases with fever
  • differentiate infectious from noninfectious causes of fever

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

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

Interactive Moderators:  Wendy Armstrong, MD, FIDSA, Emory University and Carlos Isada, MD, Cleveland Clinic

Interactive Panelists:  Stan Deresinski, MD, FIDSA, Stanford University , Lilian Abbo, MD, FIDSA, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine , Paul Auwaerter, MD, MBA, FIDSA, Johns Hopkins University and Jose Castillo-Mancilla, MD, University of Colorado Denver

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.5 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.5 knowledge-based contact hours 0.15 of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-16-265-L01-P


W. Armstrong, None

C. Isada, None

S. Deresinski, None

L. Abbo, None

P. Auwaerter, Biomerieux: Consultant , Consulting fee
Johnson & JOhnson: Shareholder , equity holding

J. Castillo-Mancilla, None

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