On June 19th, a diverse panel of specialists from NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center will share important information about preventing, diagnosing, and treating common summer infections like Lyme disease, as well as diseases like measles that are reemerging in our community at an alarming rate.
- Infectious diseases to have on your radar this summer
- Diagnostic approaches + pitfalls
- Emergency management of common infections
- Treatment, vaccination, and infection control
- Vaccine hesitancy
Moderated by CBS's Max Gomez, the discussion will feature a Q&A for attendees to ask any question they want about infectious diseases.
Lunch will be served.
Dr. Max Gomez, one of the most recognized medical correspondents in the country and recipient of seven New York Emmy Awards
Dr Philip Zachariah, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Hospital Epidemiologist, and Site Director Antimicrobial Stewardship Program
Dr. Natalie Neu, Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Director of the Pediatric Infectious Disease Fellowship Program
Dr. Melissa Stockwell, Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Population and Family Health
Dr. Meridith Sonnett, Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Chief, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/lunch-with-columbia-a-summer-guide-to-infec...