Infectious Diseases for the Non-Specialist

This is a repeat of the 2017 program in Salem

May 31-June 1, 2018

Hood River Inn
Hood River, Oregon

Learning Objectives

Specific learning objectives, based on documented gaps in current practice supported through regional and national data, will address clinical problems related to:
  • Infectious causes of diarrhea
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Chronic infection due to Hepatitis C
  • Sepsis
  • Respiratory tract infections including pneumonia and sinusitis
  • Intra-abdominal infections
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Skin and soft tissue infections
  • Travel medicine
  • Emerging infectious diseases

Participants will also learn about new antibiotics and other therapeutic agents, updated practice guidelines, and strategies for prevention of infections including the latest vaccine recommendations.

Credit

The School of Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU), is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

American Medical Association: Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AAFP: This Live activity, Infectious Diseases for the Non-Specialist, with a beginning date of 05/31/2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 14.25 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.