Interactive Session:
116. Challenging Cases in Infectious Diseases
Friday, October 5, 2018: 10:30 AM-11:45 AM
Room: N Hall D
Co-organized with the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

Learning Objectives:

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

  • discuss the clinical presentation and diagnostics of challenging cases in infectious diseases
  • describe atypical presentations of certain infectious diseases
  • discuss clinical presentations mimicking infectious diseases

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Fellows, HIV clinicians, HIV specialists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Members-in-training, Nurses, Pharmacists

Tracks: Trainee, Pediatric ID, Adult ID

Chair:  Adarsh Bhimraj, MD FIDSA, Cleveland Clinic

Interactive Moderators:  Nesli Basgoz, MD, FIDSA, Massachusetts General Hospital and Henry F. Chambers, MD, University of California San Francisco, Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute

Interactive Panelists:  Kim Erlich, University of California , Lisa G. Winston, MD, University of California, San Francisco and Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center , James Cutrell, MD, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and Kevin Ard, MD, Massachusetts General Hospital

10:45 AM
A Rash Dilemma
Jesica Hayon, MD

11:00 AM
Who Nose What?
Alessio Mesini, MD

11:15 AM
Fever, carnival and yellow jack
Silvio Brugger, MD, PhD

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

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

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-18-229-L01-P


A. Bhimraj, None

H. F. Chambers, None

J. Cutrell, None

K. Ard, None

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