Named Lecture:
136. Caroline B. Hall Lectureship
Friday, October 6, 2017: 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 15AB
Co-organized with the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society

Learning Objectives:

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

  • identify the type of patients at risk for severe outcomes of common respiratory viral infections
  • describe clinical presentation of respiratory viruses in immunocompromised hosts.
  • explain laboratory methods of sensitive diagnosis and clinical evaluation of respiratory viral infections in the immunocompromised patient
  • discuss current and potential future therapy to prevent or ┬átreat respiratory viral infections in the high-risk patient

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Healthcare workers, 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: Pediatric ID, Trainee


Chair:  Archana Chatterjee, MD, PhD, FIDSA, FPIDS, University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine/Sanford Children's Specialty Clinic

Moderator:  Octavio Ramilo, MD, FPIDS, Nationwide Children's Hospital

Presentations:

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.00 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1 knowledge-based contact hours of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-17-274-L01-P

Disclosures:

A. Chatterjee, None

O. Ramilo, Abbvie: Board Member , Consulting fee
Regeneron: Board Member , Consulting fee
Janssen: Board Member and Investigator , Consulting fee and Research grant
NIH: Grant Investigator , Research grant

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