Symposium:
262. Choosing a Career in Infectious Diseases
Saturday, October 29, 2016: 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: 278-282

Learning Objectives:

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

  • review job prospects for medical trainees entering into a career in infectious diseases
  • identify career paths within the field of infectious diseases
  • provide guidance to trainees on the process of selecting an appropriate fellowship

Target Audience: Fellows, Members-in-training

Tracks: Adult ID, Trainee

Moderator:  Leonard B. Johnson, MD, FIDSA, St John Hospital and Medical Center

Presentations:
2:00 PM
Introduction
2:05 PM
Choosing an ID Fellowship
Natasha Chida, MD

2:20 PM
Careers in Industry
Tobi Karchmer, MD, MS, FSHEA

2:35 PM
Careers in Public Health
Beth P Bell, MD, MPH, FIDSA
2:50 PM
Careers in Private Practice
Ronald Nahass, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA
3:05 PM
Financial Reimbursement and Job Opportunities
Leonard B. Johnson, MD, FIDSA

3:20 PM
Q&A

CME Credits: No CME credit is offered for this session.

ACPE Credits:

ACPE Number:

Disclosures:

L. B. Johnson, None

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