Meet-the-Professor Session:
187. Be the CEO of Your Own Career
Saturday, October 29, 2016: 7:00 AM-8:15 AM
Room: 388-390
Co-organized with the ID Training Program Directors’ Committee and Fellows’ In-Training Sub-committee

Learning Objectives:

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

  • apply guidance from speakers for their and others’ career development
  • differentiate various career paths in the field of infectious diseases
  • recognize barriers to career success and strategies to overcome them

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

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

Moderator:  Archana Chatterjee, MD, PhD, FIDSA, FPIDS, University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine/Sanford Children's Specialty Clinic

7:00 AM
Career Paths in the Field of Infectious Diseases
Roberta De Biasi, MD, MS, FIDSA, FPIDS

7:30 AM
8:00 AM

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

ACPE Credits:

ACPE Number:


A. Chatterjee, None

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.