Interactive Session:
1. Challenging Cases in Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Wednesday, October 3, 2018: 1:30 PM-3:15 PM
Room: W 2005-2024

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, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Medical students and residents, Pharmacists

Tracks: Trainee, Pediatric ID

Interactive Moderators:  Morven Edwards, MD, FIDSA, FPIDS, Baylor College of Medicine and Carol J. Baker, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA, FPIDS, University of Texas McGovern Medical School

Interactive Panelists:  Isaac Thomsen, MD, MSCI, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine , Angela Myers, MD, MPH, FPIDS, Children's Mercy Hospital, Kansas City and University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine , Sean Elliott, MD, University of Arizona College of Medicine and Preeti Jaggi, MD, Emory University School of Medicine

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.75 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.75 application-based contact hours of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-18-180-L01-P


M. Edwards, None

C. J. Baker, None

I. Thomsen, None

A. Myers, None

S. Elliott, None

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