131. Remembrance of Things Past
Friday, October 6, 2017: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 17AB

Learning Objectives:

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

  • explain the effect of waning immunity on vaccines in older adults
  • discuss the clinical impact of vaccine preventable diseases in older adults
  • list novel strategies for improving immune response to vaccines in older adults

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Healthcare workers, Infectious diseases physicians, Investigators, Members-in-training, Pharmacists, Researchers, Scientists, Vaccinologists

Tracks: Investigative ID, Adult ID

Moderators:  H. Keipp Talbot, MD, MPH, Vanderbilt University Medical Center , Andrew Pavia, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA, FPIDS, University of Utah School of Medicine and Stanley A. Plotkin, MD, FIDSA, FPIDS, University of Pennsylvania

10:30 AM
11:20 AM
Springtime Again? Novel Strategies
Stanley A. Plotkin, MD, FIDSA, FPIDS

11:45 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: 0221-9999-17-280-L01-P


H. K. Talbot, Sanofi Pasteur: Research Contractor , Research support
Gilead: Research Contractor , Research support
MedImmune: Research Contractor , Research support
Sequirus: Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee
VaxInnate: Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee

A. Pavia, None

S. A. Plotkin, All vaccine manufacturers: Consultant , Consulting fee

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