Meet-the-Professor Session:
107. Red Book Update
Friday, October 28, 2016: 7:00 AM-8:15 AM
Room: 383-385
Co-organized with the American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Infectious Diseases, Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society, and Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America

Learning Objectives:

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

  • discuss updates to the Red Book 2015
  • discuss the integration of updates into clinical practice
  • explain rationale for updates to the Red Book 2015

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

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

Moderator:  Ann-Christine Nyquist, MD, MSPH, FPIDS, University of Colorado School of Medicine/Children’s Hospital of Colorado

7:00 AM
Updates to the Red Book 2015
David W. Kimberlin, MD, FIDSA, FPIDS

7:30 AM
Integration of Updates into Clinical Practice
Carrie L. Byington, MD, FIDSA

8:00 AM

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

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.25 knowledge-based contact hours 0.125 of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-16-243-L04-P


A. C. Nyquist, AHRQ: Expert panel member for research grant , Honorarium for participating in expert panel

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.