176. Zika Zymposium II: Post-Infectious Sequelae and Clinical Guidance
Friday, October 28, 2016: 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: La Nouvelle Orleans Ballroom

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe the neurological complications of Zika Virus

  • discuss Zika Virus infection and microcephaly

  • apply clinical guidance related to Zika Virus infections and prevention to patient care

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: Adult ID, Pediatric ID, Global ID

Moderators:  Ann Chahroudi, MD, PhD, Emory University and James M. Hughes, MD, FIDSA, Emory University

2:30 PM
Zika Virus Infection and Microcephaly
Sonja Rasmussen, MD, MS

3:00 PM
Zika: what about co-infections and deaths? - Experience in Colombia
Alfonso Rodriguez-Morales, MD, MSc, DTM&H, FRSTM&H(Lon), FFTM RCPS(Glasg), FACE

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.50 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.5 knowledge-based contact hours 0.15 of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-16-306-L04-P


A. Chahroudi, None

J. M. Hughes, None

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