Meet-the-Professor Session:
183. Diagnosis of Toxoplasmosis in Special Populations
Saturday, October 6, 2018: 7:15 AM-8:15 AM
Room: S 206-208

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe optimal laboratory approaches to the diagnosis of toxoplasmosis in special patient populations, including test selection, interpretation and clinical implications in the diagnosis of congenital toxoplasmosis and the diagnosis of toxoplasmosis in the immunocompromised host

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Healthcare workers, HIV clinicians, HIV specialists, Hospital epidemiologists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Lab personnel, Medical students and residents, Members-in-training, Microbiologists, Public health practitioners

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


Moderator:  Randall Hayden, MD, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Presentations:
7:15 AM
7:35 AM
Diagnosing Toxoplasmosis in the Immunocompromised Host
Florence Robert-Gangneux, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Disclosures:

R. Hayden, Roche Molecular: Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee . Abbott Molecular: Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee . Quidel: Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee .

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.