Meet-the-Professor Session:
203. Tuberculosis Management
Saturday, October 7, 2017: 7:00 AM-8:15 AM
Room: 14AB

Learning Objectives:

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

  • explain why TB is widespread in HIV and persons in resource poor environments
  • describe methods to prevent TB in those with HIV
  • identify TB therapy for those with HIV
  • review how TB management guidelines were developed
  • explain what is new and controversial in the 2016 TB guidelines

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Healthcare workers, HIV clinicians, HIV specialists, 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

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

Moderator:  Wesley Van Voorhis, MD, PhD, FIDSA, University of Washington

7:30 AM
Tuberculosis and 2016 Guidelines
David Lewinsohn, MD, PhD

8:00 AM

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.25 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.25 knowledge-based contact hours of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-17-295-L01-P


W. Van Voorhis, None

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.