Symposium:
109. Pandemic Influenza
Friday, October 5, 2018: 8:45 AM-10:00 AM
Room: S 305-314
Co-organized with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe characteristics of an emerging novel influenza virus with pandemic potential
  • list treatment options for pandemic influenza
  • describe two ways the global community can prepare for the next flu pandemic

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

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


Moderators:  Patricia Griffin, MD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Timothy Uyeki, MD, MPH, MPP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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: 0221-9999-18-312-L01-P

Disclosures:

P. Griffin, None

T. Uyeki, None

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