Interactive Session:
260. Challenging Cases in Clinical Infectious Diseases
Saturday, October 29, 2016: 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Theater A & B

Learning Objectives:

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

  • improve their skills in case-based infectious disease
  • better evaluate unusual infections or mimics of infections

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Fellows, HIV clinicians, HIV specialists, Infectious diseases physicians, Members-in-training, Nurses, Scientists

Tracks: Adult ID

Interactive Moderators:  Henry Chambers, MD, FIDSA, University of California, San Francisco and Nesli Basgoz, MD, FIDSA, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Interactive Panelists:  Lisa G. Winston, MD, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, Department of Medicine , Dimitrios P. Kontoyiannis, MD, ScD, FIDSA, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and Robert Read, MD, FIDSA, University of Sheffield and Sheffield Teaching Hospitals Sheffield

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.5 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

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H. Chambers, Allergan: Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee
The Medicines Company: Grant Investigator , Research grant
Genentech: Grant Investigator and Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee and Research grant

N. Basgoz, Allergan: Board Member , Board fees, equity

L. G. Winston, None

D. P. Kontoyiannis, Merck: Scientific Advisor and Speaker's Bureau , Consulting fee and Speaker honorarium
Astellas: Investigator and Speaker's Bureau , Research grant and Speaker honorarium
Cidara: Consultant , Consulting fee
Amplyx: Consultant , Consulting fee
F2G: Consultant , Consulting fee

R. Read, Glaxo Smith Kline: Grant Investigator , Research support

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