266. Syphilis in the 21st Century
Saturday, October 6, 2018: 2:00 PM-3:15 PM
Room: N Hall D

Learning Objectives:

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

  • review the syphilis diagnostic and therapeutic pipeline
  • describe the host-pathogen interactions in syphilis and their implications on vaccine development
  • review the behavioral aspects associated with the current STI and syphilis epidemic

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, HIV clinicians, HIV specialists, Hospital epidemiologists, Infectious diseases physicians, Medical students and residents, Microbiologists, Pharmacists, Public health practitioners, Researchers, Scientists

Tracks: Trainee, Investigative ID, HIV-STD-TB, Adult ID

Moderators:  Hana M. El Sahly, MD, FIDSA, Baylor College of Medicine and Maria Rodriguez-Barradas, MD, FIDSA, Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center

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: 0221-9999-18-276-L01-P


H. M. El Sahly, None

M. Rodriguez-Barradas, None

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