Symposium:
127. Malaria: A Moving Target
Friday, October 28, 2016: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 293-296

Learning Objectives:

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

  • discuss new information on management of P. falciparum
  • discuss new information on cerebral malaria
  • outline variables to consider in the management of severe P. vivax

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Fellows, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Members-in-training, Nurses, Pharmacists

Tracks: Adult ID, Global ID

Moderators:  Wesley Van Voorhis, MD, PhD, FIDSA, University of Washington and Christina Coyle, MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Presentations:
10:30 AM
929
P. vivax: Severe Disease and Emerging Resistance
Jimee Hwang, MD, MPH

; Jacek Skarbinski, MD

10:55 AM
Q&A
11:00 AM
930
Update on Cerebral Malaria
Terrie Taylor, DO

11:25 AM
Q&A
11:30 AM
931
11:55 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: 0221-9999-16-258-L01-P

Disclosures:

W. Van Voorhis, None

C. Coyle, None

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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.