81. New Developments on Picornaviruses
Thursday, October 4, 2018: 2:00 PM-3:15 PM
Room: S 214-216

Learning Objectives:

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

  • discuss updates in the epidemiology of picornaviruses
  • review updates in laboratory methods for picornavirus infection
  • describe childhood picornavirus illness

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

Tracks: Global ID, Pediatric ID, Adult ID

Moderators:  Inger Damon, MD, PhD, FIDSA, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases and Susan I. Gerber, MD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

2:00 PM
EV-D68 Epidemiology
Holly M. Biggs, MD, MPH

2:50 PM
Picornaviruses in Young Children
Samuel Dominguez, MD, PhD

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.50 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™


I. Damon, None

S. I. Gerber, None

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