Meet-the-Professor Session:
13. From Pox to Pertussis: Post-Exposure Management for HCP
Thursday, October 27, 2016: 7:00 AM-8:15 AM
Room: 288-290

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe when post-exposure prophylaxis is needed for healthcare personnel
  • discuss variables to consider when selecting appropriate post-exposure prophylaxis when indicated
  • describe the rationale for post-exposure management

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, Pediatric ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control

7:00 AM
Thomas Talbot, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA

7:30 AM
David J. Weber, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA

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: 0221-9999-16-211-L05-P

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.