Premeeting Workshop:
PW1. The Vincent T. Andriole ID Board Review Course ($)
Tuesday, October 3, 2017: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Room: 01AB

  • W2- Ghanem - FINAL.pdf (695.9 kB)
  • W3- Armitige - FINAL.pdf (897.0 kB)
  • W4 Ohl - FINAL.pdf (1.7 MB)
  • W5- Budge - FINAL.pdf (1.6 MB)
  • W6- O'Neal - FINAL.pdf (676.0 kB)
  • W7- Smith - FINAL.pdf (2.2 MB)
  • W8- Taylor - FINAL.pdf (612.9 kB)
  • W9- Gilbert - FINAL.pdf (1019.1 kB)
  • W10- Talbot - FINAL.pdf (1.4 MB)
  • W11- Gulick - FINAL.pdf (1.0 MB)
  • W12- Gnann - FINAL.pdf (1.3 MB)
  • W13- Freifeld - FINAL.pdf (691.3 kB)
  • Learning Objectives:

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

    • discuss and apply updated information on diagnosis and treatment of sexually transmitted infections
    • assess and apply current trends in diagnosis and treatment of Tuberculosis and other mycobacteria
    • discuss the diagnosis and treatment of Rickettsial and other tick-borne diseases
    • discuss common parasitic disease infections including their diagnosis and treatment
    • recognize and apply in diagnostic and therapeutic ways the epidemiologic, tempo, and sign/symptom features of important bacterial infections
    • assess and apply components of effective infection control/prevention programs
    • discuss the most common non-infectious causes of elevated temperature
    • identify and apply characteristic pharmacologic and clinical features of antimicrobial agents used in treating the spectrum of clinical infections
    • discuss and apply updated information on vaccination
    • assess and apply current trends in HIV care
    • discuss and apply updated information on diagnosis and treatment of non-HIV/non-transplant viral syndromes
    • assess and apply current trends in the diagnosis and treatment of transplant-associated infections

    Target Audience: Infectious diseases physicians, Members-in-training

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

    Pre-Meeting Workshop Moderators:  Patty Wright, MD, FIDSA, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and George H. Karam, MD, Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans

    8:00 AM
    Introductory Remarks
    8:15 AM
    Sexually Transmitted Infections
    Khalil G. Ghanem, MD, PhD, FIDSA

    8:50 AM
    TB and Other Mycobacteria
    Lisa Armitige, MD, PhD

    9:25 AM
    Rickettisal and Other Tick-Borne Illnesses
    Christopher Ohl, MD, FIDSA

    10:00 AM
    10:15 AM
    Parasitic Diseases
    Philip J. Budge, MD, PhD

    10:50 AM
    Bacterial Syndrome Pearls
    Catherine O'Neal, MD

    11:25 AM
    12:00 PM
    1:00 PM
    1:35 PM
    2:10 PM
    H. Keipp Talbot, MD, MPH
    2:45 PM
    3:00 PM
    Roy M. Gulick, MD, MPH, FIDSA

    3:35 PM
    4:10 PM
    Transplant Infections
    Alison G. Freifeld, MD
    4:45 PM
    Closing Questions and Comments

    CME Credits: Maximum of 7.50 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™


    P. Wright, None

    G. H. Karam, Merck: Speaker (in control of all of the content) but not speaker bureau presentation , Speaker honorarium
    Philips Health Care: Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee
    Ilum: Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee
    Shionogi: Consultant , Consulting fee

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