027. What's new with Zika
Thursday, October 5, 2017: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room: 14AB
Co-organized with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Learning Objectives:

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

  • name two things that animal models tell us about sexual transmission of Zika virus
  • describe one complication of Zika in pregnancy and one recommendation for infants born to infected mothers
  • describe two features of the epidemiology of Zika virus infection

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, Vaccinologists

Tracks: Trainee, Pediatric ID, Investigative ID, Global ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

Moderators:  Patricia M. Griffin, MD, FIDSA, CDC and Michael Busch, MD, PhD, Blood Systems Res. Inst.

8:30 AM
Epidemiology of Zika Virus Infection
Lyle Petersen, MD, MPH

8:55 AM
Zika Virus Infection in Pregnancy
Margaret (Peggy) Honein, PhD

9:45 AM

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: 0221-9999-17-238-L01-P


P. M. Griffin, None

M. Busch, Grifols, Inc: Collaborator and Grant Investigator , Research grant and Speaker honorarium
Roche Molecular Systems: Collaborator and Investigator , Research support and Speaker honorarium
Blood Systems, Inc.: Employee , Salary

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