Symposium:
37. Healthcare–Associated Respiratory Infections
Thursday, October 27, 2016: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 271-273

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe prevention strategies for HAP
  • describe prevention strategies for viral respiratory infections in healthcare
  • contrast VAP and VAE in children

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Healthcare workers, Hospital administrators, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Members-in-training, Public health practitioners

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

Moderators:  Thomas Talbot, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA, Vanderbilt University and Jennie H. Kwon, DO, MSCI, Washington University School of Medicine

Presentations:
10:30 AM
99
HAP: Prevention Moves Beyond VAP
Sherif Mossad, MD, FIDSA

10:55 AM
Q&A
11:25 AM
Q&A
11:30 AM
101
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: 0221-9999-16-225-L05-P

Disclosures:

T. Talbot, Sanofi Pastuer: Investigator , Research support
MedImmune: Investigator , Research support
Gilead: Investigator , Research support
Novartis: Consultant , Consulting fee

J. H. Kwon, 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.