24. How Good Is the Pediatric Guidance? Highlights, Controversies, and Implementation
Thursday, October 27, 2016: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room: 391-392
Co-organized with the IDSA Standards and Practice Guidelines Committee, IDSA Pediatric Bone and Joint Infections Guidelines Committee, and IDSA Diarrhea Guidelines Committee

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe the IDSA Guideline for Acute Osteomyelitis in Children
  • describe the IDSA Guideline for Septic Arthritis in Children
  • discuss the IDSA Guideline on Infectious Diarrhea in Children and Adults

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Healthcare workers, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Lab personnel, Medical students and residents, Members-in-training, Microbiologists, Nurses, Pharmacists, Public health practitioners, Vaccinologists

Tracks: Adult ID, Global ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Pediatric ID, Trainee

Moderators:  Sandra R. Arnold, MD, MSc, University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center and Sarah Parker, MD, University of Colorado School of Medicine and Children's Hospital Colorado

8:30 AM
Management of Acute Osteomyelitis in Children
Charles Woods, MD, MS, FIDSA, FSHEA, FPIDS

8:55 AM
9:00 AM
Management of Septic Arthritis in Children
Matthew Kronman, MD, MSCE

9:25 AM
9:30 AM
Management of Infectious Diarrhea in Children and Adults
Andi L. Shane, MD, MPH, MSc, FIDSA, FPIDS

9:55 AM

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: 0221-9999-16-215-L01-P


S. R. Arnold, None

S. Parker, None

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