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Infectious Diseases Practice Updates 2021 - LIVESTREAM

February 11, 2021 to February 12, 2021

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Infectious Diseases Practice Updates 2021 - LIVESTREAM

February 11-12, 2021
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. CST

Course Directors: Bobbi Pritt, M.D., and Abinash Virk, M.D.

This interactive course provides practical updates on common topics and challenges faced with infectious diseases, and key information on the application of new developments in the field. Information will be delivered by subject matter experts using case-based presentations and in-depth discussions including question and answer sessions geared to increase knowledge, performance and patient outcomes. Attendees will leave with up-to-date, practical information that can be applied immediately to their clinical practice.

Course Highlights:

  • Interactive online format
  • Up-to-date information on hot topics in infectious diseases
  • Dedicated time for open discussion
  • Expert faculty include Mayo Clinic infectious diseases consultants and featured guest speakers
Registration Fee
M.D., D.O., Ph.D.$450
Allied Health, NP, PA, Retirees$375

Target Audience

This course is relevant for infectious diseases specialists, infectious diseases trainees, internists, pharmacists, hospitalists, and clinical infectious diseases researchers.  The content will also benefit physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, family physicians and clinical microbiologists with interest in managing patients with infections.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Define the diagnosis and management of sexually-transmitted infections
  • Identify and describe principles of antimicrobial stewardship
  • Examine updates in management of cardiovascular infections
  • Recognize current understanding of the clinical presentation, diagnosis and treatment of COVID-19
  • Review top literature updates in infectious diseases

Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 8.50 ABIM
  • 10.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 10.50 Attendance
Event starts: 
02/11/2021 - 9:00am
Event ends: 
02/12/2021 - 3:30pm

Program subject to change.
Schedule reflects Central Time Zone (CST)
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Internet Live Activity
Rochester, MN
United States
Course Directors
imageBobbi Pritt, M.D.imageAbinash Virk, M.D.


Guest Faculty
David Griffith, M.D.
National Jewish Health 
Denver, CO
 M. Rizwan Sohail, M.D.  
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX
Sancta St. Cyr, M.D., M.P.H.  
Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention
Atlanta, GA


Mayo Clinic Faculty
Omar M. Abu Saleh, M.B.B.S.  imageTimothy R. Aksamit, M.D.  
Larry M. Baddour, M.D.  Michael A. Barry, Ph.D.  
Matthew J. Binnicker, Ph.D.  imageDaniel C. DeSimone, M.D.  
imageMark J. Enzler, M.D.  Hind J. Fadel, M.D., Ph.D.  
imageJuan C. Gea Banacloche, M.D.  imageMary J. Kasten, M.D.  
imageRaj Palraj, M.B.B.S., M.D.  imageNipunie Rajapakse, M.D. 
imageRaymund R. Razonable, M.D.  FNU Shweta, M.B.B.S. 
Ryan W. Stevens, Pharm.D.Elitza S. Theel, Ph.D.  
imageFarris K. Timimi, M.D.  imagePaschalis Vergidis, M.D.  
imageJohn W. Wilson, M.D.    

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Statement(s):

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ABIM Maintenance of Certification
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 8.50 medical knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program.  Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity.  It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit. 

Participant information will be shared with ABIM through PARS.

Other Healthcare Professionals
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.

For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 8.50 ABIM
  • 10.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 10.50 Attendance


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