93 Practical Management of Norovirus Infected Patients

Monday, April 4, 2011: 7:00 AM-8:20 AM
Monet (Hilton Anatole)
CME Credits: 1.25
Registration Code: M23
Type: Meet-the-Consultants
Summary: This session will discuss the management and prevention of norovirus infections in healthcare facilities. Presenters will review transmission and diagnosis challenges associated with noroviruses and identify control measures that can best prevent the spread of such infections. An emphasis will be on hand hygiene and disinfection procedures as highest priority strategies.
Learning Objectives:
7:00 AM
Kurt B. Stevenson, MD, MPH, The Ohio State University Medical Center
7:15 AM
Taranisia MacCannell, PhD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention