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Bi-State Infectious Disease Conference Agenda

St. Louis Renaissance Hotel, MO

October 20th, 2017

CM2933

 

Objectives

  1. Discuss trending public health issues.

  2. Identify issues surrounding infectious diseases.

  3. Discuss infection prevention practices.

Origination Date: 10/20/2017

Expiration Date: 11/20/2017

ACCREDITATION STATEMENTS:

CME activities with Joint Providers: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and St. Alexius Hospital, Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services, Rockwood School District, St. Louis County Department of Health, St. Luke’s Hospital, DePaul Hospital, Missouri Baptist Medical Center, City of St. Louis Department of Health, BJC HealthCare, Madison County Health Department, and Heartland National TB Center. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the (ACCME®) to provide medical education for physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.0AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

CNE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

 

This activity provides 5.0contact hours.

 

CEU: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer 0.5 CEU's for this program.

For Certified Public Health Professionals (CPH) The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is a pre-approved provider of Certified in Public Health (CPH) recertification credits and is authorized to offer 5.0CPH recertification credits for this program.

CDC is an approved provider of CPH Recertification Credits by the National Board of Public Health Examiners. Effective October 1, 2013, the National Board of Public Health Examiners (NBPHE) accepts continuing education units (CEU) for CPH recertification credits from CDC.  Please select CEU as your choice for continuing education when registering for a course on TCEOnline. Learners seeking CPH should use the guidelines provided by the NBPHE for calculating recertification credits.  For assistance please contact NBPHE athttp://www.NBPHE.org.

DISCLOSURE: In compliance with continuing education requirements, all presenters must disclose any financial or other associations with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters as well as any use of unlabeled product(s) or product(s) under investigational use.

CDC, our planners, our presenters and their spouses/partners wish to disclose they have no financial interests or other relationships with the manufacturers of commercial products, suppliers of commercial services, or commercial supporters with the exception of Dr. Steven Lawrence and he wishes to disclose that he is the site principal investigator for clinical trials performed at the Washington University School of Medicine sponsored by Bavarian-Nordic, Gilead, Janssen and Astellas. Dr. Lawrence receives no direct payments for any of this work.

Planning committee discussed conflict of interest with Dr. Steven Lawrence to ensure there is no bias.

Presentations will not include any discussion of the unlabeled use of a product or a product under investigational use with the exception of Dr. Lawrence’s discussion on Hot Topics in Emerging Infectious Diseases 2017. He will be discussing various antiviral drugs or vaccines.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and St. Alexius Hospital, Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services, Rockwood School District, St. Louis County Department of Health, St. Luke’s Hospital, DePaul Hospital, Missouri Baptist Medical Center, City of St. Louis Department of Health, BJC HealthCare, Madison County Health Department, and Heartland National TB Center are jointly providing the CNE for this activity.

CDC did not accept commercial support for this continuing education activity.

To receive continuing education (CE):

Complete the activity

Complete the Evaluation at www.cdc.gov/TCEOnline

 

FEES: $97.00 registration fee

No cost for CE.