Symposium:
115. Gray Matters: Dilemmas and Emerging Issues in Neurologic Infections
Friday, October 28, 2016: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room: 393-396

Learning Objectives:

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

  • identify different types of immune mediated encephalitis, in addition to infectious causes
  • describe advanced diagnostic tests for pathogen detection like broad based PCR and metagenomic deep sequencing
  • describe management and prevention approaches for Healthcare Associated Ventriculo-meningitis
  • differentiate infectious from noninfectious etiologies inflammatory causes of myelopathy

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

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

Moderator:  Adarsh Bhimraj, MD, Cleveland Clinic

Presentations:
8:55 AM
Q&A
9:25 AM
Q&A
9:30 AM
889
9:55 AM
Q&A

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: 0221-9999-16-250-L01-P

Disclosures:

A. Bhimraj, None

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