Premeeting Workshop:
PW7. TB Workshop: Recent Advances in TB Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment ($)
Wednesday, October 26, 2016: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 288-290

  • Shah - Challenges in MDR-TB.pdf (1.2 MB)
  • Starke - Successes and Challenges to Achieving TB Elimination.pdf (2.6 MB)
  • Learning Objectives:

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

    • describe global TB epidemiology and hurdles to TB elimination
    • identify the recent advances in TB diagnostics
    • formulate management of complex TB cases

    Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Healthcare workers, HIV clinicians, HIV specialists, Hospital administrators, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Medical students and residents, Members-in-training, Nurses, Pharmacists, Public health practitioners, Researchers, Scientists

    Tracks: Pediatric ID, HIV-STD-TB, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Global ID, Adult ID

    Pre-Meeting Workshop Moderators:  Hana El-Sahly, MD, Baylor College of Medicine and Soumya Chatterjee, MD, Saint Louis University

    CME Credits: Maximum of 4 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

    ACPE Credits: ACPE 4 knowledge-based contact hours .40 of pharmacy CE

    ACPE Number: 0221-9999-16-202-L01-P


    H. El-Sahly, None

    S. Chatterjee, None

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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.