Symposium:
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

Presentations:
2:00 PM
845
EV-D68 Epidemiology
Holly M. Biggs, MD, MPH

2:50 PM
847
Picornaviruses in Young Children
Samuel Dominguez, MD, PhD

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

Disclosures:

I. Damon, None

S. I. Gerber, None

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