Symposium:
004. Late Breaker I
Wednesday, October 4, 2017: 1:30 PM-3:30 PM
Room: 06AB

Learning Objectives:

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

  • discuss the latest on the H7N9 outbreak in China and development of a new vaccine
  • summarize the current findings and recommendations regarding Candida auris
  • describe the epidemiology of the Legionella outbreak and responses of various healthcare entities

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Hospital administrators, Hospital epidemiologists, Infectious diseases physicians, Nurses

Tracks: Investigative ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID


Moderator:  Andrew Pavia, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA, FPIDS, University of Utah School of Medicine

Presentations:
1:30 PM
11
H7N9 Update
Timothy Uyeki, MD, MPH, MPP
1:55 PM
12
Candida auris
Tom Chiller, MD, MPH

3:10 PM
Q&A

CME Credits: Maximum of 2.00 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-17-380-L01-P

Disclosures:

A. Pavia, 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.