Symposium:
184. Expect the Unexpected: Evolving Infection Risks in Transplantation
Friday, October 6, 2017: 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: 06DE

Learning Objectives:

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

  • formulate a management approach to organ donor and recipient infections in the pre and peri transplant setting.
  • outline strategies to enhance safe living after transplantation
  • discuss emerging tropical and travel related infections in transplantation

Target Audience: Clinicians, Fellows, Healthcare workers, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Medical students and residents, Members-in-training, Nurses, Pharmacists

Tracks: Adult ID, Pediatric ID, Trainee


Moderators:  Raymund R. Razonable, MD, FIDSA, Mayo Clinic and Rachel Miller, MD, Duke University Medical Center

Presentations:
2:00 PM
The Evaluation of the Infected Organ Donor and Recipient
Cameron Wolfe, MBBS(Hons), MPH, FIDSA

2:25 PM
Safe Living After Transplantation
Deepali Kumar, MD Msc

2:50 PM
Emerging Infections in Transplantation
Michele I Morris, MD, FIDSA, FAST

3:15 PM
Q&A

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: 0221-9999-17-283-L01-P

Disclosures:

R. R. Razonable, None

R. Miller, None

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