Infectious Diseases Day 2020

Schedule

Start 8 May, 2020, 8 AM

End 4 PM

Location

360 James Street North

Hamilton

Ontario

Canada

Contact Info

Cheryl Bogie, CHSE Coordinator

Phone: 905-525-9140 ext. 22990

E-Mail: bogie@mcmaster.ca

Website


IMPORTANT UPDATE

In response to the rapid developments of COVID-19, McMaster University, CHSE has decided to cancel all in-person activities until June 30, 2020. We are monitoring the situation daily, and will provide updates as they become available. For further information please contact us.

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TARGET AUDIENCE 

Internists, Hospitalists, Family Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physicians Assistants, Emergency Physicians, Pharmacists, Wound Care Nurses, Residents and Medical Students.

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES 

By the end of this activity participants will be able to:

  • Apply evolving evidence and recommendations in Infectious Diseases including areas such as Vaccines, Hepatitis C and Antimicrobial duration of therapy.

  • Describe the recommended management for the prophylaxis and treatment of a variety of common Infectious Diseases in various populations and situations.

  • Identify suitable resources to address clinical questions related to Infectious Diseases and refer effectively.

  • Apply and advise regarding appropriate infection control practices.