Boston, MA (Vocus) October 5, 2010
IDCareLive, a live online congress on infectious disease presented by the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine scheduled for November 15th and 16th was announced today. The breakthrough online congress brings together leading infectious disease experts from top teaching hospitals across the country under the leadership of course director and renowned epidemiologist John G. Bartlett, MD, Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology, Division of Infectious Diseases at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. IDCareLive offers complimentary Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits that feature streaming video and real-time Q&A from the convenience of a computer.
IDCareLive provides epidemiologists, hepatologists, HIV specialists, internal medicine and primary care physicians alike with an opportunity to stay current on the latest diagnostic procedures and treatments in subject areas such as choosing appropriate therapies for antibiotic resistant bacterial infections, Improving infection control procedures in daily practice, increasing Hepatitis B and C patient guideline compliance, incorporating new HIV therapies into patient care, staging influenza immunization and treatment plans, identifying and effectively treating fungal and parasitic infections, and utilizing new molecular tests in diagnosis.
More than a dozen respected infectious disease experts will be joining Dr. Bartlett to present at IDCareLive, including Joel E. Gallant, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Donald Low, MD, Professor, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Robert C. Moellering, Jr., MD, Shields Warren-Mallinckrodt Professor of Medical Research, Harvard Medical School, and Mark S. Sulkowski, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
IDCareLive will be available for complimentary live viewing between 2:00 and 10:00 PM eastern on November 15th and 16th, providing physicians with a convenient, cost-effective and time efficient way to earn CME credit that eliminates time away from practice and patients. In addition, IDCareLive will be available in enduring format for twelve months after the live meeting, enabling healthcare professionals to return and earn additional CME credit hours. To register now at no cost, visit http://www.IDCareLive.com.
IDCareLive (http://www.IDCareLive.com) is the premier online medical congress on infectious disease presented by the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and is produced by PlatformQ. IDCareLive enables epidemiologists, hepatologists, HIV specialists, internal medicine and primary care physicians and other healthcare practitioners interested in understanding and utilizing the latest diagnostic procedures and treatment therapies for infectious disease to learn, connect and interact in real time. IDCareLive offers Continuing Medical Education at no cost and delivers all the benefits of a physical conference, with live keynote presentations, lectures, peer networking and an exhibit floor, from the convenience of a computer.
IDCareLive and PlatformQ are trademarks of PlatformQ, LLC. All other trademarks or service marks are property of their respective owners.
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation Statements
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine designates this educational activity for 16.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credits™ from organizations accredited by ACCME.
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CME Credits™ from organizations accredited by ACCME.
Continuing Medical Education credit is being requested from other applicable medical specialty organizations.
Johns Hopkins Statement of Responsibility
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine takes responsibility for the content, quality, and scientific integrity of this CME activity.
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