Emerging Infections in Clinical Practice and Public Health: New Insights, New Approaches
New insights are occurring in understanding the emergence, detection, prevention and control of infectious diseases. This continuing education conference, in its 24th year, provides a forum for authoritative presentations and discussions on these insights, and applications for clinical practice and public health.
Emerging and re-emerging infections continue to challenge clinicians, infection control practitioners and public health officials alike. This continuing education conference, in its 24th year, provides a forum for authoritative presentations and discussions on the epidemiology, prevention, and control of diseases.
This conference is ideal for physicians, pharmacists, physician assistants, nurses and nurse practitioners, Infection preventionists, laboratorians, and public health professionals.
Following completion of this activity, learners should be better able to:
- Discuss respiratory virus transmission
- Describe the obstacles in developing a universal influenza vaccine
- Explain environmental issues associated with Legionella infections
University of Minnesota Medical School
In support of improving patient care, University of Minnesota, Interprofessional Continuing Education 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 Designation Statements
American Medical Association (AMA)
The University of Minnesota, Interprofessional Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
This activity is awarded up to 7.0 ANCC contact hours.
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)
This activity is eligible for 7.0 ACPE contact hours. Information from the online participant tracking sheet (which includes your NABP # and month and date of birth) will be uploaded to The Monitor within four weeks of the activity. Universal Activity Number (UAN) is JA0000810-0000-18-063-L01-P.
Other Healthcare Professionals
Other healthcare professionals who participate in this CE activity may submit their statement of participation to their appropriate accrediting organizations or state boards for consideration of credit. The participant is responsible for determining whether this activity meets the requirements for acceptable continuing education.
Early Rate: On or before October 19, 2018
Other Healthcare Professional: $195
Retired Physicians: $180
Regular Rate: On or after October 20, 2018
Other Healthcare Professional: $245
Retired Physicians: $225
Full-Time Faculty: $245
Other Healthcare Professionals: $195
Registration includes continental breakfast, lunch and a light refreshment break.
Printed course materials cannot be guaranteed for onsite/walk-in registrants. Access to online course materials is provided in advance of the activity to registered learners. To ensure you will receive all course materials before the start of the activity, please register in advance.
Special needs, such as dietary restrictions, lactation rooms, etc., should be indicated in advance; requests cannot always be honored on-site.
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