Symposium:
220. Beating and Breathing: Updates in the Management of Transplant Candidates and Recipients
Saturday, October 7, 2017: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 16AB

Learning Objectives:

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

  • discuss the management of infections associated with mechanical circulatory devices, both as destination therapy and in the pre/peri transplant period
  • list the updated guidelines related to managing fungal infections in thoracic transplant recipients
  • outline the management of respiratory viral infections in hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients

Target Audience: Clinicians, Fellows, Healthcare workers, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Medical students and residents, Members-in-training, Pharmacists

Tracks: Adult ID, Pediatric ID, Trainee


Moderators:  Raymund R. Razonable, MD, FIDSA, Mayo Clinic and Rachel Miller, MD, Duke University Medical Center

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: 0221-9999-17-306-L01-P

Disclosures:

R. R. Razonable, None

R. Miller, None

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