RECORDED SESSION PID-S3: Meningococcal Disease in 2018

♦︎ Date: Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018 (1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Central European Time)
♦︎ Language: English
♦︎ Presenter: SIMON KROLL, Professor of Paediatrics and Molecular Infectious Diseases, Imperial College and St Mary’s Hospital, Member of the UK Health Protection Agency Meningococcus Forum, UNITED KINGDOM
♦︎ Learning Objectives: (1) Understand challenges in the management of meningococcal infection, and the unique problems posed in many countries by meningococcus B and meningococcus W. (2) Review recent vaccine developments and their potential to prevent life-threatening infection. (3) Consider strategies to minimize the impact of meningococcal disease, combining public health intervention with actions to raise public and professional awareness of the earliest signs and symptoms of serious infection.

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