Symposium:
4. Ebola: Disease Sequelae and Management, Disease Treatment, Prevention Strategies
Wednesday, October 26, 2016: 1:30 PM-3:30 PM
Room: 260-262
Co-organized with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe new findings related to the pathogenesis and persistence of Ebola and infection prevention strategies
  • discuss the findings related to various investigational therapeutic interventions
  • identify disease sequelae of Ebola and potential therapeutic options

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Healthcare workers, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Investigators, Members-in-training, Public health practitioners, Researchers, Scientists, Vaccinologists

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

Moderators:  Inger Damon, MD, PhD, FIDSA, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases and Elizabeth Higgs, MD, National Institutes of Health

CME Credits: Maximum of 2 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Credits:

ACPE Number:

Disclosures:

I. Damon, None

E. Higgs, 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.