205. Changing Landscape of Rapid Diagnostic Tests and Their Impact
Saturday, October 6, 2018: 10:30 AM-11:45 AM
Room: S 206-208

Learning Objectives:

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

  • discuss the benefits and limitations of CIDTs
  • explore the public health implications of CIDTs

Target Audience: Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Healthcare workers, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Lab personnel, Medical students and residents, Members-in-training, Microbiologists, Nurses, Pharmacists, Public health practitioners, Scientists

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

Moderators:  Karen C. Carroll, MD, FIDSA, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Kim Hanson, MD, MHS, University of Utah School of Medicine

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: 0221-9999-18-264-L04-P


K. C. Carroll, None

K. Hanson, BioFire: Grant Investigator , Research grant .

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