Plenary Session:
8. Special Opening Plenary Session: ID: Looking Back Moving Forward
Wednesday, October 26, 2016: 3:45 PM-6:00 PM
Room: La Nouvelle Orleans Ballroom

Learning Objectives:

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

  • discuss progress made in 20 years of antiretroviral therapy

  • discuss progress and setbacks with antibiotic resistance and where we are today

  • describe lessons learned from the Zika outbreak

  • Summarize the opportunities and challenges facing Infectious Disease physicians going forward

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, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Global ID, Investigative ID, HIV-STD-TB, Adult ID

Presentations:
3:45 PM
Introductory Remarks and Awards
4:20 PM
16
20 years of Antiretroviral Therapy
Ambassador-at-Large, Deborah L. Birx, MD

CME Credits: Maximum of 2.00 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Credits: ACPE 2 knowledge-based contact hours 0.2 of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-16-305-L04-P


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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.