036. Have a Yogurt and Call Me in the Morning: Update on Probiotics
Thursday, October 5, 2017: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 06CF

Learning Objectives:

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

  • review the current data supporting the use of probiotics for gastrointestinal disease.
  • review the data to support the use of prebiotics or probiotics in the immunocompromised host.
  • review the existing data to inform which probiotic to use for various conditions.

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Fellows, Healthcare workers, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Medical students and residents, Members-in-training, Pharmacists, Public health practitioners, Researchers

Tracks: Adult ID, Pediatric ID

Moderators:  David Greenberg, MD, FIDSA, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and Bonnie Prokesch, MD, UT Southwestern

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: 0221-9999-17-244-L01-P


D. Greenberg, Accelerate Diagnostics: Consultant and Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee
Boston Pharmaceuticals: Consultant and Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee
Sarepta: Patent, Copyright, License , Licensing agreement or royalty

B. Prokesch, None

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