89. MERS: Four Years On
Thursday, October 27, 2016: 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: 391-392

Learning Objectives:

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

  • discuss the current status of the epidemiology of MERS-CoV
  • recognize common and unique clinical features of MERS-CoV infection
  • describe the classification of the various vaccine and therapeutic candidates for MES-CoV under investigation

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Healthcare workers, Hospital epidemiologists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Investigators, Microbiologists, Public health practitioners, Researchers, Scientists, Vaccinologists

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

Moderators:  Susan Gerber, MD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Hana El Sahli, MD, Baylor College of Medicine

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: 0221-9999-16-237-L01-P


S. Gerber, None

H. El Sahli, None

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