Meet-the-Professor Session:
13. Emerging Issues in the Diagnosis of STIs
Thursday, October 4, 2018: 7:15 AM-8:15 AM
Room: S 214-216

Learning Objectives:

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

  • discuss the prevalence and risks to health of Bacterial vaginosis
  • explain the clinical significance of M. genitalium
  • list diagnostic testing approaches for Bacterial vaginosis and M. genitalium

Target Audience: 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, Nurses, Pharmacists, Public health practitioners

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

7:35 AM
Diagnosis of Bacterial Vaginosis: Diagnostic Challenges
Jeanne Marrazzo, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FACP

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: 0221-9999-18-185-L01-P

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.