Webinars

Zika virus and other mosquito-borne infections in 2016

Date: Tuesday, May 03, 2016

Author: Leake, John A.D., MD, MPH
Medical Director
Infectious Diseases
Quest Diagnostics
San Juan Capistrano, CA  
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Category: For Credit, Webinar

Description: Dr. John Leake discusses the epidemiology of Zika virus, including co-circulating viruses transmitted by Aedes aegypti mosquito, the clinical features of Zika virus and special issues in pregnancy.

At the end of the webinar, attendees will be able to summarize CDC testing recommendations for travelers, pregnant women, and children and evaluate test results.

At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:

• Recognize the epidemiology of Zika virus, including co-circulating viruses transmitted by Aedes aegypti mosquito
• Discuss the clinical features of Zika virus and special issues in pregnancy
• Summarize the CDC’s testing recommendations for travelers, pregnant women, and children
• Evaluate test results
ASCLS P.A.C.E.® credits are available to laboratory professionals through October 25, 2016.