51 Emerging Fungal Infections

Saturday, March 20, 2010: 7:00 AM-8:20 AM
Hanover E (Hyatt Regency Atlanta)
CME Credits: 1.25
Type: Oral
Summary: Healthcare-associated fungal infections are associated with a very high crude and attributable mortality. This session will address the changing epidemiology of fungal infections in the healthcare setting and will review the evidence for various prevention approaches.
Learning Objectives:
7:00 AM
Tom Chiller, MD, MPHTM, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
7:40 AM
Jan Patterson, MD, University of Texas