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Medical Grand Rounds

Thursday, March 2, 2017
8:00am – 9:00am

UConn Health
Low Learning Center

Medical Grand Rounds Provided by University of Connecticut School of Medicine Office of Community and Continuing Medical Education and Department of Medicine

Speaker: David I. Dorsky, MD, PhD Associate Professor of Medicine Division of Infectious Diseases UCONN Health

Title: Epstein-Barr Virus Infections

Date: March 2, 2017

Time: 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

Location: Henry Low Learning Center UConn Health

Learning Objectives: Participants will (be able to):

1. Discuss current explanations for EBV pathogenesis. 2. Review the controversies in the use of antiviral medications for EBV infections. 3. Understand the prospects for the development of EBV vaccines and treatment of EBV associated cancers.

Target Audience: The Department of Medicine faculty, housestaff and students, though many topics will be of interest to housestaff, students and other faculty members within the University of CT Schools of Medicine and Dental Medicine..

Accreditation: The University of Connecticut School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Connecticut School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Conflict of Interest Policy: All faculty members participating in CME activities provided by the University of Connecticut School of Medicine are required to disclose to the program audience any actual or apparent conflict of interest related to the content of their presentations. Program planners have an obligation to resolve any actual conflicts of interest and share with the audience any safeguards put in place to prevent commercial bias from influencing the content. Neither the activity director, planning committee members, nor the speaker, Dr. Dorsky have a financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with any organizations that could be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest in the context of the subject of this presentation.

Dr. Dorsky might be discussing the use of off -labeled use of Acyclovir, Valacyclovir, Valganciclovir and Ganciclovir, and the investigational use of Valomaciclovir an EBV vaccines.

This CME activity has no commercial support associated with it.

Link: http://mediasite.uchc.edu/mediasite41/Play/270b1f7b88dc40239a78f04d3bc9a0041d

Evaluations: Participants are required to complete an electronic evaluation in order to obtain CME Credits. An email from http://MyEvaluations.com with instructions will be sent to participants. Please complete the evaluation within one week of receiving the email.

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