Premeeting Workshop:
PW06. TB Workshop ($)
Wednesday, October 3, 2018: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Room: W 2001-2003

  • W75-Starke-Update on Pediatric TB.pdf (2.6 MB)
  • W72-Musser-The Future is Here.pdf (15.5 MB)
  • Learning Objectives:

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

    • explain how a comprehensive approach using whole-genome sequencing can be developed, validated and approved as a CLIA-compliant test for Mycobacterium tuberculosis
    • evaluate psychosocial approaches to improve adherence to TB treatment

    • translate such approaches into tangible changes in medical practice

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

    Tracks: Pediatric ID, HIV-STD-TB, Global ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

    Pre-Meeting Workshop Moderators:  Soumya Chatterjee, MD, Saint Louis University and Hana M. El Sahly, MD, FIDSA, Baylor College of Medicine

    10:00 AM
    Managing HIV and Tuberculosis
    Graeme Meintjes, MBChB, FCP, MRCP, MPH, PhD

    11:00 AM
    Update on Pediatric TB
    Jeffrey Starke, MD

    CME Credits: Maximum of 4.00 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

    ACPE Credits: ACPE 4 knowledge-based contact hours of pharmacy CE

    ACPE Number: 0221-9999-18-179-L01-P


    S. Chatterjee, Guidepoint Global: Consultant , Consulting fee .

    H. M. El Sahly, None

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    Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PDT, Wednesday Oct. 3rd with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.