Update on Neuro-infectious Diseases

Date/Time: Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Type: Interactive Lunch Workshop
Room: Regency VI

Session Overview

Chair: William Tyor, MD, FAAN – Emory School of Medicine
Co-Chair: Christopher Power, MD, FRCPC – University of Alberta

Describe New approaches to the diagnosis of important neuroinfectious diseases. | Identify new and potential therapies for neuroinfectious diseases. | Identify the diagnosis and management of neuroinfectious diseases that are important from a global perspective. Discuss current concerns regarding recent enterovirus infections and emerging arboviruses.

Objectives

  • New approaches to the diagnosis of important neuroinfectious diseases.

  • New and potential therapies for neuroinfectious diseases.

  • Current concerns regarding recent enterovirus infections and emerging arboviruses.

  • Epidemiology and diagnosis will be emphasized.

  • Diagnosis and management of neuroinfectious diseases that are important from a global perspective and novel approaches to collaborate internationally.