35th Annual Conference of the Connecticut Infectious Disease Society (CIDS)

Thursday May 18, 2017

5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM



Dr. Steven Aronin and Dr. Lydia Aoun-Barakat designed this course to address knowledge and performance gaps of Connecticut Infectious Disease Society members, infectious disease clinicians, and epidemiologists. Attendees will also be updated on the additions and modifications to Connecticut's list of Reportable Diseases, Emergency Illnesses, Health Conditions and list of Reportable Laboratory Findings that were made effective January 1, 2017.

Thursday May 18, 2017
5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits(TM)

Yale West Campus Conference Center
100 West Campus Drive, Orange, CT

Learning Objectives

This course will enable participants to:

  • Review the management of MDRO and HAI
  • Discuss new modalities of medical care delivery, new testing strategies and OPAT
  • Identify the latest developments in CT state epidemiology
  • At the conclusion of the program, participants will have the opportunity to participate in an ABIM MOC session (this session is not CME accredited)


Registration fee* includes all conference materials, continental breakfast, refreshment breaks and lunch:

Physicians - $120

Nurses/PAs/Allied Health Professionals - $25

Active CIDS Members who have paid dues-$20

CT Department of Health (DPH) Employees- Complimentary

Residents/Fellows/Students^- Complimentary

*All cancellations must be received in writing (or via e-mail) at least one week prior to the start of the conference to receive a refund. Any requests for refunds received after this date, or by telephone, will not be honored.

^A letter of verification from department head must accompany registration. Letter should be sent separately to Yale CME at the below below. You may also e-mail a pdf copy of your verification letter to cme@yale.edu.


If paying via check, include conference name in the memo, make check payable to Yale University and send to:

Center for Continuing Medical Education
Yale School of Medicine
333 Cedar Street
PO Box 208052
New Haven, CT 06520-8052

Accreditation Statement The Yale School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement

The Yale School of Medicine designates this live activity for 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits(TM). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Policy

It is the policy of Yale School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education, to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all its educational programs.  All faculty participating as speakers in these programs are required to disclose any relevant financial relationship(s) they (or spouse or partner) have with a commercial interest that benefits the individual in any financial amount that has occurred within the past 12 months; and the opportunity to affect the content of CME about the products or services of the commercial interests.  The Center for Continuing Medical Education will ensure that any conflicts of interest are resolved before the educational activity occurs.