268. When Transplant Tours the World
Saturday, October 6, 2018: 2:00 PM-3:15 PM
Room: N 25

Learning Objectives:

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

  • discuss issues surrounding tuberculosis infection from a transplant perspective, including infection prevention, identification, diagnosis and treatment
  • examine the infectious disease challenges that arise from transplant tourism
  • review emerging arbovirus infections as they pertain to organ transplant donors and recipients

Target Audience: Clinicians, Fellows, Healthcare workers, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Medical students and residents, Members-in-training, Nurses, Pharmacists

Tracks: Transplant ID, Trainee, Pediatric ID, Global ID, Adult ID

Moderators:  Raymund R. Razonable, MD, FIDSA, Mayo Clinic and Cybele Lara Abad, MD, FIDSA, Section of Infectious Diseases, University of the Philippines-Philippine General Hospital

2:00 PM
Tuberculosis Troubles in Transplantation
Aruna Subramanian, MD, FIDSA

2:50 PM
Arboviruses in Transplantation
Michele I Morris, MD, FIDSA, FAST

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: 0221-9999-18-278-L01-P


R. R. Razonable, None

C. L. Abad, None

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