17th Richard J. Duma/NFID Annual News Conference Webinar on Infectious Diseases


View the webinar held on Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 11:00 am EDT



The Richard J. Duma/NFID News Conference Webinar on Infectious Diseases provides an opportunity for the nation's public health experts to present an update on current infectious disease threats. This program is named in honor of Dr. Richard Duma, director of infectious diseases at the Halifax Medical Center in Daytona Beach, FL. Dr. Duma was one of the founders of the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) and he currently serves as Director Emeritus of the NFID Board of Directors.


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Presentations/Bios:

About the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) and the Richard J. Duma/NFID Annual News Conference Webinar on Infectious Diseases
Susan J. Rehm, MD, National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (bio)

Remarks
Richard J. Duma, MD, PhD, Halifax Medical Center (bio)

C. difficile Infections: Prevention and Treatment 
Dale N. Gerding, MD,  Loyola University Chicago (bio)

Hepatitis C 
Eliot Godofsky, MD, University Hepatitis Center (bio)

Vaccination for Pregnant Women
Richard Beigi, MD, MS, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences (bio)

Measles 2011: Lessons Learned 
Patricia A. Stinchfield, RN, MS, CPNP, Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota (bio)