Symposium:
024. Neurological Manifestations of Infectious Diseases
Thursday, October 5, 2017: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room: 20ABCD

Learning Objectives:

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

  • discuss the latest information regarding Acute Flaccid Myelitis secondary to Enterovirus D68, WNV and other potential pathogens
  • describe the immune-mediated manifestations of CNS Disease including FIRES, ADEM and Guillain Barre Syndrome
  • explain the latest molecular approaches to diagnosis of CNS infection

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Healthcare workers, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Medical students and residents, Members-in-training, Microbiologists, Researchers, Scientists

Tracks: Trainee, Pediatric ID, Adult ID


Chair:  Roberta DeBiasi, MD, MS, FIDSA, FPIDS, Children's National Health System

Moderators:  Carol Glaser, DVM, MPVM, MD, Kaiser Permanente and Karen Bloch, MD, MPH, FIDSA, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Presentations:
9:20 AM
66
9:45 AM
Q&A

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

ACPE Credits: English

Disclosures:

R. DeBiasi, None

C. Glaser, None

K. Bloch, None

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