Meet-the-Professor Session:
182. Diagnosing & Preventing Urinary Tract Infection: Science, Behavior Change, & “Aha” Moments
Saturday, October 6, 2018: 7:15 AM-8:15 AM
Room: W 2014-2016

Learning Objectives:

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

  • discuss ways to improve the prevention and diagnosis of urinary tract infections
  • explain the difference between asymptomatic bacteriuria urinary tract infection

Target Audience: Clinicians, Healthcare workers, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Medical students and residents, Microbiologists, Nurses, Public health practitioners

Tracks: Trainee, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

Moderators:  Samuel Shelburne, MD, PhD, FIDSA, MD Anderson Cancer Center and Barbara W. Trautner, MD, PhD, FIDSA, Baylor College of Medicine

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.00 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1 knowledge-based contact hours of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-18-249-L01-P


S. Shelburne, None

B. W. Trautner, Paratek: Consultant , Consulting fee . Zambon: Consultant , Consulting fee and Research grant .

Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PDT, Wednesday Oct. 3rd with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.