Agenda

2021 Infectious Disease Board Review Agenda


Saturday, August 21, 2021

# Start   End Presentation Speaker(s)
1 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Introduction Drs. John Bennett and Henry Masur
2 10:00 AM - 10:15 AM How to Prepare for the Certification, Recertification, or Check-In Exam Helen Boucher, MD
3 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM Daily Question Preview Day 1 Henry Masur, MD
4 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM Core Concepts - Microbiology: What You Need to Know for the Exam Robin Patel, MD
5 11:30 AM - 11:45 AM Microbiology Questions That Could Be on the Exam Robin Patel, MD
  11:45 AM - 12:15 PM BREAK with FACULTY CHAT  
6 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM Core Concepts: Antibacterial Drugs I David Gilbert, MD
7 1:00 PM - 1:15 PM Antibacterial Drugs I: Key Points and Questions That Could be on the Exam David Gilbert, MD
8 1:15 PM - 2:00 PM Board Review Day 1 Drs. Masur (Moderator), Bell, Bennett, Boucher, Gandhi, Gilbert, Patel, and Winthrop
        PM Moderator: David Gilbert, MD  
9 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM Core Concepts: Antibacterial Drugs II Helen Boucher, MD
10 2:45 PM - 3:00 PM Antibacterial Drugs II: Key Points and Questions That Could be on the Exam Helen Boucher, MD
  3:00 PM - 3:30 PM BREAK with FACULTY CHAT  
11 3:30 PM - 4:15 PM Core Concepts: Antifungal Drugs John Bennett, MD
12 4:15 PM - 4:45 PM Core Concepts: Antiviral Drugs Andrew Pavia, MD
  4:45 PM - 5:15 PM BREAK with FACULTY CHAT  
13 5:15 PM - 5:45 PM Nontuberculous Mycobacteria in Normal and Abnormal Hosts Kevin Winthrop, MD
14 5:45 PM - 6:15 PM Syndromes in the ICU that ID Physicians Should Know Taison Bell, MD
15 6:15 PM - 7:00 PM Photo Opportunity I: Photos and Questions to Test Your Board Preparations Rajesh Gandhi, MD
16 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM Skin and Soft Tissue Infections Helen Boucher, MD
  7:30 PM - 8:00 PM FINAL FACULTY CHAT  

Sunday, August 22, 2021

# Start   End Presentation Speaker(s)
17 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Daily Question Preview 2 Andrew Pavia, MD (Moderator)
18 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Clinical Immunology and Host Defence Steven Holland, MD
19 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Respiratory Viral Infections Including Influenza, Immunocempetent, and Immunocompromised Patients Andrew Pavia, MD
  11:45 AM - 12:15 PM BREAK with FACULTY CHAT  
20 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM Board Review Day 2 Drs. Pavia (Moderator), Aronoff, Bloch, Chambers, and Nelson
21 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM Bone and Joint Infections Sandra Nelson, MD
22 1:45 PM - 2:30 PM Syndromes that Masquerade as Infections Karen Bloch, MD
  2:30 PM - 3:00 PM BREAK with FACULTY CHAT  
23 3:00 PM - 2:30 PM Endocarditis of Native and Prosthetic Devices, and Infections of Pacers and Ventricular Assist Devices Henry Chambers, MD
24 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM Zoonoses David Aronoff, MD
25 4:45 PM - 5:00 PM Penicillin Allergies Sandra Nelson, MD
  5:00 PM - 5:30 PM BREAK with FACULTY CHAT  
26 5:30 PM - 6:15 PM Staphyloccal Disease Henry Chambers, MD
27 6:15 PM - 6:45 PM Helicobacter and Clostridiodes Difficile David Aronoff, MD
28 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM HIV Associated Opportustic Infections I Henry Masur, MD
  7:30 PM - 8:00 PM FINAL FACULTY CHAT  

Monday, August 23, 2021

# Start   End Presentation Speakers
29 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Daily Question Preview 3 Richard Whitley, MD (Moderator)
30 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Sexually Transmitted Infections: Genital Ulcers Diseases (GUD) Khalil Ghanem, MD
31 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM CMV, EBV, HHV6 and HHV8 in Immunocompetent and Immunocompromised Patients Camille Kotton, MD
  11:00 AM - 11:30 AM BREAK with FACULTY CHAT  
32 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Sexually Transmitted Infections: Other Diseases and Syndromes Khalil Ghanem, MD
33 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM HSV and VZV in Immunocompetent and Immunocompromised Hosts Richard Whitley, MD
34 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM Board Review Day 3 Drs. Whitley (Moderator), Kotton, Dhanireddy, Ghanem, Thomas, and Tunkel
  1:45 PM - 2:15 PM BREAK with FACULTY CHAT  
35 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM Kitchen Sink: Syndromes Not Covered Elsewhere Stacey Rose, MD
36 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Antiretroviral Therapy for Special Populations Shireesha Dhanireddy, MD
37 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM Acute Hepatitis David Thomas, MD
  4:45 PM - 5:15 PM BREAK with FACULTY CHAT  
38 5:15 PM - 5:45 PM Viral and Bacterial Meningitis Allan Tunkel, MD
39 5:45 PM - 6:45 PM Chronic Hepatitis David Thomas, MD
40 6:45 PM - 7:15 PM Brain Abscess, Cavernous Sinus Thrombosis, and Subdural and Epidural Empyema Allan Tunkel, MD
  7:15 PM - 7:45 PM FINAL FACULTY CHAT  

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

# Start   End Presentation Speaker
41 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Daily Question Preview 4 Roy Gulick, MD (Moderator)
42 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Gastrointertinal Disease: Clinical Syndromes Herbert Dupont, MD
43 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Clinical Manifestation of Human Retroviral Diseases and Slow Viruses Frank Maldarelli, MD
44 11:15 AM - 11:45 AM Gastrointertinal Disease: Etiologic Agents Herbert Dupont, MD
  11:45 AM - 12:15 PM BREAK with FACULTY CHAT  
45 12:15 PM - 12:30 PM HIV Diagnosis Frank Maldarelli, MD
46 12:30 PM - 1:15 PM Antiretroviral Therapy Roy Gulick, MD
47 1:15 PM - 1:30 PM HIV Drug Resistance Michael Saag, MD
48 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM Antiretroviral Therapy for Special Populations Roy Gulick, MD
  2:00 PM - 2:30 PM BREAK with FACULTY CHAT
49 2:30 PM - 3:15 PM Board Review Session 4 Drs. Gulick (Moderator), Dorman, Dupont, Maldarelli, Saag, and Weinstein
50 3:15 PM - 4:00 PM Photo Opportunity II: More Photos and Questions to Test Your Board Preparations John Bennett, MD
51 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM Tuberculosis in Immunocompetent and Immunosuppressed Hosts Susan Dorman, MD
  4:45 PM - 5:15 PM BREAK with FACULTY CHAT  
52 5:15 PM - 6:00 PM Non AIDS-Defining Complications of HIV/AIDS Michael Saag, MD
53 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Hospital Epidemiology Robert Weinstein, MD
54 7:00 PM - 7:15 PM Pharyngitis Syndromes Including Group A Strep Pharyngitis Karen Bloch, MD
  7:15 PM - 7:45 PM FINAL FACULTY CHAT  

Wednesday, August 25, 2021

# Start   End Presentation Speaker
55 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Daily Question Preview Day 5 Kieren Marr, MD (Moderator)
56 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM Infections in the Neuropenic Cancer Patient and Hematopoietic Stem Cell Recipients Kieren Marr, MD
57 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM Fungal Disease in Normal and Abnormal Hosts John Bennett, MD
  12:00 PM - 12:30 PM BREAK with FACULTY CHAT  
58 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Infections in Solid Organ Transplant Recipients Barbara Alexander, MD
59 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM Pneumonia: Some Cases That Could be on the Exam Paul Auwaerter, MD
60 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM Board Review Session 5 Drs. Auwaerter (Moderator), Alexander, Bennett, Marr, and Mitre
  2:45 PM - 3:15 PM BREAK with FACULTY CHAT  
61 3:15 PM - 4:15 PM Ticks, Mites, Lice, and the Diseases They Transmit Paul Auwaerter, MD
62 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM Worms and More Worms Edward Mitre, MD
  5:15 PM - 5:45 PM BREAK with FACULTY CHAT  
63 5:45 PM - 6:15 PM Skin and Soft Tissue Infections Paul Auwaerter, MD
64 6:15 PM - 7:15 PM Antibacterial Drugs II Edward Mitre, MD
  7:15 PM - 7:45 PM FINAL FACULTY CHAT  

Online Lectures

# Presentations Speaker
A Encephalitis Including West Nile and Rabies (45 mins) Allan Tunkel, MD
B Nocardia, Actinomycosis, Rhodococcus, and Meliodosis (45 mins) David Aronoff, MD
C HIV-Associated Opportunistic Infections II (45 mins) Henry Masur, MD
D HIV-Associated Opportunistic Infections III (45 mins) Henry Masur, MD
E Other Antibacterial Drugs (Macrolides, TMP, SMX, etc) Drs. Gilbert and Boucher
F Statistics Khalil Ghanem, MD

Online Primers & Study Guides

# Presentation Author
1 Antibacterial Resistance Primer Robin Patel, MD
2 Antiviral Resistance Primer Drs. Whitley and Pavia
3 HIV Drug Resistance Primer Roy Gulick, MD
4 Antifungal Resistance Primer John Bennett, MD
5 Differential Diagnosis of Diseases presenting as Skin Nodules, Ulcers, or Ulceronodular Skin Lesion Primer David Gilbert, MD
6 Microbiology Primer Robin Patel, MD
7 Rickettsia Primer Drs. Auwaerter, Bennett, and Scheld
8 Images You should Know Henry Masur, MD

Agenda subject to change.

 

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