Plenary Session:
279. Closing Plenary: Hot, Dry, and Crowded
Sunday, October 30, 2016: 9:30 AM-11:00 AM
Room: La Nouvelle Orleans Ballroom

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe the implications of climate change on infectious diseases around the world
  • describe the common infectious disease consequences of displaced persons
  • list some important lessons learned from episodes of emerging viral infections

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

Presentations:
10:00 AM
Displaced Persons and the Diseases that Follow
Patricia Walker, MD, DTM&H, FASTMH

10:30 AM

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

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

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-16-307-L04-P


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