Meet-the-Professor Session:
19. Women in Infectious Diseases
Thursday, October 27, 2016: 7:00 AM-8:15 AM
Room: 283-285
Co-organized with the IDSA Clinical Affairs Committee

Learning Objectives:

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

  • discuss compensation disparities across gender in ID
  • describe roadblocks to career enhancement across gender in ID
  • identify negotiation strategies to successfully address gender disparities¬†

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Healthcare workers, HIV clinicians, HIV specialists, Hospital administrators, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Investigators, Lab personnel, Medical students and residents, Members-in-training, Microbiologists, Nurses, Pharmacists, Public health practitioners, Researchers, Scientists, Vaccinologists

Tracks: Trainee, Pediatric ID, Investigative ID, HIV-STD-TB, Global ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

Moderator:  Amy B. Kressel, MD, MS, FIDSA, FSHEA, Indiana Univ. Sch. of Med.

7:00 AM
Patty Wright, MD, FIDSA

7:30 AM
Clinical Practice
Ann T. Macintyre, DO, MHS
8:00 AM

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.25 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Credits:

ACPE Number:


A. B. Kressel, None

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.