Symposium:
087. Hot Topics in Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Thursday, October 5, 2017: 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: 11AB

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this session learners will be able to:

  • discuss the year's important clinical advances and biomedical discoveries that have the potential to impact clinical care
  • describe the content of new scientific findings from experts in the field
  • discuss strategies to apply new data to further discovery or clinical practices

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Fellows, HIV specialists, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Medical students and residents, Microbiologists, Pharmacists, Public health practitioners, Researchers, Scientists

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


Panelists:  Ann-Christine Nyquist, MD, MSPH, FPIDS, University of Colorado School of Medicine/Children’s Hospital Colorado , Saul Hymes, MD, Stony Brook Children's Hospital , Elizabeth Barnett, MD, Boston University School of Medicine and Douglas Swanson, MD, Children's Mercy Hospital

Chair:  Marsha Anderson, MD, FIDSA, University of Colorado SOM

Moderators:  Tina Tan, MD, FIDSA, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine and James Conway, MD FAAP, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

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

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

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-17-251-L01-P

Disclosures:

M. Anderson, None

T. Tan, Merck: Grant Investigator and Scientific Advisor , Grant recipient and Research grant
Pfizer: Grant Investigator and Scientific Advisor , Grant recipient and Research grant
Sanofi Pasteur: Grant Investigator and Scientific Advisor , Educational grant and Research grant

J. Conway, gsk: Consultant , Consulting fee
sanofi pasteur: Grant Investigator , Grant recipient

A. C. Nyquist, DebMed: Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee
PRA Health Sciences (AstraZeneca/Pfizer): Data Safety Monitoring Board , Consulting fee

S. Hymes, None

E. Barnett, None

D. Swanson, None

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Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PDT, Wednesday Oct. 4th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.