Diagnosis and Management of Influenza
With influenza season here, arm yourself with the latest guideline-recommended strategies for diagnosing, treating, and preventing this potentially serious illness. Through a series of patient vignettes, you will gain confidence in appropriately identifying patients—especially high-risk patients—for treatment and post-exposure prophylaxis, and you will review which therapies are FDA approved for each purpose. Join us for this can’t-miss session to mitigate the burden of influenza this season.
Physician, Division of Infectious Diseases, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Associate Program Director, MGH/BWH Infectious Diseases Fellowship
Health Sciences Clinical Professor
UC Irvine Department of Family Medicine
Assistant Dean for Culture and Community Education
UC Irvine School of Medicine Director
UC Irvine Program in Medical Education for the Latino Community
The following relevant financial relationships have been disclosed by faculty, and all have been mitigated by Pri-Med Institute.
Daniel A. Solomon, MD: No relevant financial relationships disclosed.
Charles Vega, MD, FAAFP: No relevant financial relationships disclosed.
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Supported by an educational grant from Genentech, a member of the Roche Group.
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