This event is now canceled.
The Medical Center will give two presentations:
"Brief Update on Coronavirus Pandemic." Presented by Paul Graman, M.D., Hospital Epidemiologist and Brenda Tessini, M.D., Associate Hospital Epidemiologist, SMH.
"New Guidelines for Hospital Worker TB Screening – Gone but Not Forgotten." Presented by Paul Levy, M.D., Charles A. Dewey Professor and Chair of Medicine.
At the conclusion of this presentation, participants should be able to:
1. Appreciate the new CDC/NYDOH guidelines for screening healthcare workers for tuberculosis.
2. Understand new guidelines for treatment of latent TB.
3. Recover the nuances of tuberculosis screening tests.
The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Tuesday, March 17 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Class of '62 Auditorium, G-9425
601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642