39. Hot Topics in Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Thursday, October 4, 2018: 10:30 AM-11:45 AM
Room: W 2001-2003

Learning Objectives:

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

  • discuss the year's important clinical advances and biomedical discoveries that have the potential to impact clinical care
  • describe the content of new scientific findings from experts in the field
  • discuss strategies to apply new data to further discovery or clinical practices

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

Tracks: Trainee, Pediatric ID, Investigative ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control

Panelists:  Susan E. Coffin, MD, MPH, FSHEA, FPIDS, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia , Rana Hamdy, MD, MPH, MSCE, Children's National Medical Center , Mobeen H. Rathore, MD, FPIDS, FIDSA, FSHEA, University of Florida Center for HIV/AIDS Research Education and Service and Patrick C. Seed, MD, PhD, FIDSA, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Moderators:  Joseph Bocchini Jr., MD, FAAP, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center – Shreveport and Tina Tan, MD, FIDSA, Northwestern Feinberg 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: 0221-9999-18-201-L04-P


T. Tan, None

S. E. Coffin, Merck, Inc.: Investigator , Research support .

R. Hamdy, None

M. H. Rathore, None

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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.