This one-day symposium for pediatricians, family physicians and other healthcare providers will showcase the latest approach, updates and research related to certain infectious disease topics, including meales, UTIs, the flu vaccine hesitancy, pneumonia, HIV, hepatitis, bone/joint infections. Our speakers will address health concerns, share cases and offer guidelines on how to manage the patient.
Date, Time & Location
November 22, 2019
The DoubleTree Hlton
1909 Spring Road Oak Brook, IL 60523
1. Recognize the characteristic presentation of measles and plan the appropriate isolation precautions required in your local office
2. Discuss options for management of children with recurrent urinary tract infections
3. Outline communication strategies for dealing with parents and families that are hesitant to vaccinate their children
4. Review the most common etiologies and most common serious complications of community-acquired pneumonia
5. Review HIV prevention options and protocols for exposed infants and adolescents at high-risk for acquisition
|8:10-8:15 a.m.||Welcome Remarks||Course Director: Ravi Jhaveri, MD|
|8:15-8:45 a.m.||What is Old is New Again: Measles & Other Vaccines||Tina Tan, MD|
|8:45-9:15 a.m.||Compplicated and Recurrent UTIs||Mehreen Arshad, MD, MBBS|
|9:15-9:45 a.m.||What's New for the Flu||Ravi Jhaveri, MD|
|9:45-10:15 a.m.||Communication Strategies for Vaccine Hesitancy||Sameer Patel, MD|
|10:30- 11 a.m.||Community-acquitred Pneumonia||Ben Katz, MD|
|11 - 11:30 a.m.||HIV Prevention from Birth to Young Adulthood||Jennifer Jao, MD, MPH|
|11:30 - Noon||Outpatient Antibiotic Stewardship||Sameer Patel, MD|
|Noon- 1 p.m.||Lunch with Faculty|
1 -2 p.m.
Breakout Session 1 (please pick one; you will have the opportunity to attend 2 sessions)
15 minutes break in between to allow for switiching
|a. Viral Hepatitis Cases||
Ravi Jhaveri, MD
|b. Bone and Joint Infections||Patrick Seed, MD, PhD|
|c. Best Phone Call Questions||
Zacharoula Oikonomopolou, MD
Taylor Head-Sargent, MD
Alexander Newman, MD
Credit & Accreditation Statements
Accreditation Statement: The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation Statement: The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Lurie Children's CME Leadership & Staff: Dr. Ravi Jhaveri, MD, Course Director; Claudia Cooper,CME Manager; FSM's CME Leadership & Staff: Clara J. Schroedl, CME Medical Director; Sheryl Corey, CME Manager; Senior Program Administrator, Jennifer Banys; Senior Program Coordinator, Allison McCollum; Administrative Assistant, Rhea Alexis Banks have nothing to disclose.
Oak Brook , IL