278. Does Detection Equal Infection: Application of the IDSA Diarrhea Infectious Disease Guidelines in an Era of Changing Diagnostics
Sunday, October 7, 2018: 8:00 AM-9:00 AM
Room: W 2001-2003

Learning Objectives:

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

  • explain how to use the 2017 Infectious Diseases Society of America guidelines
  • improve their approach to patients with potentially infectious causes of diarrhea

Target Audience: Clinicians, Fellows, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Lab personnel, Medical students and residents, Microbiologists, Public health practitioners

Tracks: Transplant ID, Trainee, Pediatric ID, Global ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

Moderators:  Samuel Shelburne, MD, PhD, FIDSA, MD Anderson Cancer Center and Andi L. Shane, MD, MPH, MSc, FIDSA, FPIDS, Emory University School of Medicine

8:00 AM

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


S. Shelburne, None

A. L. Shane, International Scientific Association of Probiotics and Prebiotics: Member , Reimbursement of travel and lodging for attendance and presentations at international scientific meetings 2016 and prior and support for attendance at meeting at FDA in 2017 to discuss probiotic and prebiotic research .

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