Premeeting Workshop:
PW5. TB Workshop ($)
Wednesday, October 4, 2017: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 15AB

  • W65- Georghiou.pdf (1.6 MB)
  • W66- Sterling.pdf (862.3 kB)
  • W67- Wilkinson.pdf (1.5 MB)
  • W68-O'Donnell.pdf (2.4 MB)
  • Learning Objectives:

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

    • identify the recent advances in TB diagnostics
    • formulate management of complex TB cases, such as TB with meningitis or multi-drug resistant TB
    • explain the advances and challenges of latent tuberculosis infection

    Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Healthcare workers, HIV clinicians, HIV specialists, Hospital administrators, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Medical students and residents, Members-in-training, Nurses, Pharmacists, Public health practitioners, Researchers, Scientists

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

    Pre-Meeting Workshop Moderators:  Soumya Chatterjee, MD, Saint Louis University and Hana M. El Sahly, MD, FIDSA, Baylor College of Medicine

    8:00 AM
    TB Diagnostic Pipeline
    Sophia Georghiou, PhD
    9:00 AM
    10:00 AM
    TB Meningitis
    Robert Wilkinson, MRCP, PhD, FMedSci

    11:00 AM
    Max O'Donnell, MD, MPH

    CME Credits: Maximum of 4.00 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

    ACPE Credits: ACPE 4 knowledge-based contact hours of pharmacy CE

    ACPE Number: 0221-9999-17-341-L01-P


    S. Chatterjee, None

    H. M. El Sahly, None

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    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.