Symposium:
182. Diagnostic Updates: Syndrome-Based Diagnostics
Friday, October 6, 2017: 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: 16AB

Learning Objectives:

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

  • list new syndrome-based diagnostics
  • describe the clinical benefits of syndrome-based diagnostics
  • discuss the risks of using syndrome-based diagnostics and strategies for minimizing these risks

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Lab personnel, Medical students and residents, Members-in-training, Microbiologists

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


Moderators:  Randall Hayden, MD, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital , Jean Patel, PhD, D(ABMM), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Richard Hodinka, PhD, University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville

Presentations:
2:00 PM
Respiratory Infections
Richard Hodinka, PhD

2:25 PM
Gastrointestinal Infections
Alexander Mcadam, MD, PhD

3:15 PM
Q&A

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

Disclosures:

R. Hayden, None

J. Patel, None

R. Hodinka, 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.