MEET THE PROFESSOR SESSIONS
Meet the Professor Sessions will be held on Wednesday, May 30 and Thursday, May 31 between 07:00 and 07:50. There is no need to register for these sessions. If the room is full you may need to choose to attend a different session.
Meet the Professor Sessions provide participants with the opportunity to be updated about the topic of interest in a highly interactive manner. Meet the Professor Sessions at the 2018 Meeting will consist of interactive case-based discussions each with a coordinator who will select and present cases and either one or two expert discussants. The conveners may frequently use case reports with questions regarding diagnosis and management.
Participants are encouraged to submit educational or controversial cases to one of the Meet the Professor sessions (see session list below) by selecting the relevant abstract topic and sub-topic (click here to view the list), and by selecting the stream: Case Report or Case Series during the abstract submission process .
HOW TO SUBMIT YOUR CASE TO ONE OF THE MEET THE PROFESSOR SESSIONS:
Enter the abstract submission system.
- Please note: Sub-topics preceded by the letters "MTP" map to one of the Meet the Professor sessions of the Meeting.
- Should you wish to have your abstract considered as an educational or controversial case in one of these ses sions, please select the stream: Case Report or Case and the relevant Meet the Professor Session sub-topic (out of the sub-topics preceded by the letters "MTP"), from the dropdown menu . If you choose one of these categories your abstract may be considered for case presentation in one of the relevant Meet the Professor sessions.
- Complete the abstract submission process.
- Authors of cases selected for the MTP sessions will be informed by email regarding the status of their abstract.
THE PROFESSOR SESSIONS:
|Discourse with vaccination deniers. Interactive session |
|Infections indicating immunodeficiency |
|Post - neonatal viral and other Culture negative infections |
|Paediatric antibiotic stewardship |
|CMV diagnostics and treatment in pregnancy and the neonate |
|Malaria and other tropical fevers |
|Rational Use of Antibiotics |
|Periodic fever |
|Prophylaxis of tuberculosis in different settings |
|Pertussis vaccine |
|Chronic hepatitis B – who to treat? |
|Severe Pneumonia in children |
|What the PID doctor needs to know Chronic Fatigue |
Test your vaccinology knowldge - a quizz based upon 2017 assessments, reports and reviews by SAGE ......categories , VPD, safety, effectiveness, recommendations, policy, trivia etc