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2019 Fall Symposium

2019 IDAC Fall Symposium
Great Wolf Lodge, Garden Grove, CA

Pre-Registration Deadline: Thursday, October 24

Saturday, November 2, 2019

07:30 am
Registration, Breakfast, Industry Exhibits
07:30 am
Registration Opens
Continental Breakfast / Industry Exhibits
08:30 am
Philip Robinson, M.D.
08:40 am
Update on Eradication Efforts of Hepatitis C in the U.S. and Worldwide
David Wyles, M.D.
Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases
Denver Health
Denver, CO
09:40 am
Break / Industry Exhibits
10:00 am
Candida Auris in Orange County in 2019
Matthew Zahn, M.D.
Medical Director, Epidemiology
Orange County Healthcare Agency
Santa, Ana, CA
11:00 am
HIV: From Discovery to Cure
Michael Gottlieb, M.D.
Associate Clinical Professor, UCLA
Staff Physician APLA Health
Los Angeles, CA
Lunch / Industry Exhibits
12:30 pm
Break Out Sessions
I.D. Physicians
I.D. Pharmacists
Infection Preventionists
1:20 pm
Hospital-Onset C. Difficile Infections: Testing, Stewardship, and NHSN Risk Adjustment Models
Francesca Torriani, M.D.
Professor of Medicine, University of California San Diego
Medical Director of Infection Prevention and Clinical Epidemiology and TB Control, UC San Diego Health
San Diego, CA
2:30 pm
Local Fascinating Cases
Presentations of interesting cases are selected from submitted cases by IDAC members. Deadline for submitting cases for consideration is September 20, 2019. Email case descriptions to idac@idac.org.
3:30 pm
Satellite Symposium (Non-CME)
A Treatment Option for HABP/VABP
Joshua R. Rosenberg, MD
Chairman, Critical Care Committee
Chief, Surgical Intensive Care
Brooklyn Hospital Center
Brooklyn, NY
4:30 pm
Symposium Ends
4:30 pm
I.D. Fellows Mentoring Session


Registration includes symposium sessions, continental breakfasts, buffet lunches, exhibits, attendee materials, and attendance/CME certificate.

The Infectious Disease Association of California (IDAC) is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This activity has been approved for 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. In addition,successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up 6.0 MOC poiints in Medical Knowledge in the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant information to ACCME for the purposes of granting ABIM MOC credit.

PHARMACISTS: The California Board of Pharmacy accepts coursework which meets the standard relevance to pharmacy practice and has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.

NURSES: For purposes of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME. For purposes of relicensure, the California Board of Registered Nurses accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.

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