Meet-the-Professor Session:
011. Media Training for ID Specialists
Thursday, October 5, 2017: 7:00 AM-8:15 AM
Room: 07AB

Learning Objectives:

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

  • discuss best practices to prepare for media interviews
  • describe common pitfalls and how to avoid them during media interviews

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Healthcare workers, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Investigators, Medical students and residents, Members-in-training, Pharmacists, Public health practitioners, Scientists, Vaccinologists

Tracks: Trainee, Pediatric ID, Global ID, Adult ID

Moderator:  Archana Chatterjee, MD, PhD, FIDSA, FPIDS, University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine/Sanford Children's Specialty Clinic

7:00 AM
Media Training for ID Specialists
Matthew Zahn, MD, FIDSA

7:30 AM
8:00 AM

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.25 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.25 application-based contact hours of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-17-227-L04-P


A. Chatterjee, None

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.