Keynote speaker:

Demetre C Daskalakis MD MPH
Deputy Commissioner, Disease Control, NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene 


7:00 AM Registration and breakfast

8:00 AM Welcome and opening remarks

8:15 AM   Keynote speaker: Demetre Daskalakis, MD, MPH    Title: Getting to Zero

9:15 AM   New Drugs, New Bugs, New Diagnostics and Stewardship.: Drs Joseph Kuti and Ann Fisher
                  Moderator: Dr. David Banach, UCONN

10:15 AM   Break

10:30 AM Ticks and Tropics: Drs Peter Krause and Joseph Vinetz
                     Moderator: Dr. Marjorie Golden, Yale University

 11:30 AM CIDS Meeting update

11: 45 AM Lunch and poster viewing

1:00 PM    CT state epidemiologist update

2:00 PM    HIV update: New and future treatment modalities
                  Dr. Michael Kozal, VA Chief of Medicine

 2:30 PM   Immunocompromised Host in the New Era: Transplant and
                  Immunomodulators: Drs Maricar Malinis

                  Moderator: Dr. Nicholas Bennett, Connecticut Children Hospital

3:30 PM Poster award winners

4:00 PM   Closing remarks


Please keep the abstract to one single-spaced page, font size no less than 12 pitch.  Posters will be eligible to compete in four categories:

1. Young Investigator Award - (open to Residents and Fellows)

2.  Thornton Award for Clinical Research – (open to all)

3. Andriole Award for Basic Science Research – (open to all)

4. Friedland Award for International Research – (open to all) 

Please indicate in the Poster Award Category the category you would like your abstract to be submitted.  


37TH Annual CIDS Conference 

Thursday, May 9, 2019

7:00 AM - 4: 00 PM

New Haven Lawn Club, 193 Whitney Ave, New Haven CT