Interactive Session:
084. Diagnostic Clinical Cases
Thursday, October 5, 2017: 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: 06CF

Learning Objectives:

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

  • identify the etiology of challenging infectious disease clinical cases
  • describe diagnostic testing strategies for challenging infectious disease clinical cases
  • explain the diagnostic test results for the diagnosis of infectious disease clinical cases

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Healthcare workers, HIV clinicians, HIV specialists, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Lab personnel, Medical students and residents, Members-in-training, Microbiologists, Nurses, Pharmacists

Tracks: Pediatric ID, Trainee, HIV-STD-TB, Global ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

Chairs:  Randall Hayden, MD, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and Jean Patel, PhD, D(ABMM), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Interactive Moderators:  Gary Procop, MD, FIDSA, Cleveland Clinic and Thomas Kirn, MD, PhD, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Interactive Panelists:  Ferric C. Fang, MD, Harborview Medical Center , Kim Hanson, MD, MHS, University of Utah School of Medicine , L. Barth Reller, MD, FIDSA, Duke University Medical Center and Virginia Pierce, M.D., Massachusetts General Hospital, MassGeneral Hospital for Children, Harvard Medical School

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: 0221-9999-17-249-L01-P


R. Hayden, None

J. Patel, None

G. Procop, None

T. Kirn, T2 Biosystems: Independent Contractor , Speaker honorarium

F. C. Fang, BioFire: Collaborator , Consultant and Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee , Research support and Speaker honorarium
Cepheid: Collaborator , Consultant and Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee , Educational grant , Research support and Speaker honorarium

K. Hanson, None

L. B. Reller, None

V. Pierce, None

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