CONFERENCES/CORE CURRICULUM

Teaching conferences

Fellows are expected to present at the weekly case management conference as well as the monthly Journal Club and M & M. as well as attend the weekly ID Core conference,  HIV multidisciplinary conference, and Medicine Grand Rounds.

Core Curriculum:

These conferences are held once each week on the following topics:

  1. The febrile patient
  2. URI
  3. Pleuropulmonary Infections
  4. Urinary Tract Infections
  5. Intra-Abdominal Infection
  6. Cardiovascular Infection
  7. Central Nervous System Infection
  8. Skin and Soft Tissue Infection
  9. Infections Related to Trauma(including bites and burns)
  10. GI Infections and food poisoning
  11. Bone and Joint Infections (including Prosthetic device and joint infections)
  12. Infections of Reproductive Organs
  13. Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  14. Infections of the Eye
  15. Viral hepatitis
  16. Sepsis Syndromes
  17. Nosocomial Infections
  18. HIV Infections and its Complications
  19. Infections in Neuropenic Hosts
  20. Infections in Patients with Leukemia and Lymphoma
  21. Infections in Marrow Transplant Patients
  22. Infections in Solid Organ Transplants
  23. Infections in Geriatric Patients
  24. Infections in Travelers
  25. Infections in Parenteral Drug Users
  26. Antimicrobial Therapy – (7 sub topics)
  27. Bioterrorism
  28. Catheter Related Infections
  29. Emerging infectious diseases and pathogens
  30. Fungal Infections (7 sub topics)
  31. Anaerobic infections
  32. Anthrax
  33. Helicobacter pylori
  34. herpes viruses
  35. Immunizations
  36. infection control
  37. influenza
  38. lyme disease
  39. malaria
  40. parasites
  41. parvovirus
  42. rabies
  43. SARS
  44. Septic Shock
  45. Small Pox
  46. Zoonosis