Named Lecture:
270. Joseph E. Smadel Lecture
Saturday, October 29, 2016: 3:45 PM-4:30 PM
Room: La Nouvelle Orleans Ballroom

Learning Objectives:

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

  • state why obtaining isolates of Listeria, Salmonella, and Shiga toxin-producing E. coli from ill persons is essential for protecting the public health
  • name one reason that the number of multistate foodborne disease outbreaks being investigated has been increasing
  • describe two practices related to food animals that can result in human illness

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

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

Moderator:  Andi L. Shane, MD, MPH, MSc, FIDSA, FPIDS, Emory University School of Medicine

CME Credits: Maximum of 0.75 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Credits: ACPE 0.75 knowledge-based contact hours .075 of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-16-298-L05-P


A. L. Shane, None

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