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The 19th Annual St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and PIDS Pediatric Infectious Diseases Conference will be held on Friday, March 13 and Saturday, March 14, 2020 at the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee.

The conference is divided into four primary sections: care of the immunocompromised host, infectious diseases research, career development, and global health. The target audience for this conference includes medical students, residents, fellows, and faculty with interests in pediatric infectious diseases, global health, and transplant medicine.

The primary objectives of the meeting are to:

  1. Provide updates on the current diagnosis and management of complex infections in immunocompromised patients
  2. Understand new developments in host-pathogen interaction, focusing on bacterial, viral, and fungal infections
  3. Identify opportunities and challenges during the transition from residency to fellowship and from fellowship to faculty
  4. Provide updates on global health-related opportunities for trainees and to share strategies for conducting clinical research in research limited settings





Travel Stipends

NEW: St. Jude/ PIDS GHS Travel Scholarship

NEW: St. Jude/ PIDS GHS Travel Scholarship

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society. St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


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