IDC New York

Healio brings you the highlights from Infectious Diseases in Children Symposium. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from IDC New York, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.

Meeting News

Personalized medicine: ‘Optimizing health with data’

December 3, 2019
NEW YORK — Artificial intelligence, or AI, and metagenomics may have a large impact on the future of personalized medicine and precision…
Perspective

Every pediatrician ‘needs to be able to recognize’ AFM

November 25, 2019
NEW YORK — It is important that pediatricians are able to identify presenting clinical features of acute flaccid myelitis, or AFM, said Kevin
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VIDEO: Ronald M. Laxer, MDCM, FRCPC, addresses rheumatologic disease 'masquerading' as infection

November 24, 2019
NEW YORK — Certain rheumatologic diseases can often appear initially to be infections, according to Ronald M. Laxer, MDCM, FRCPC, professor…
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VIDEO: Joseph A. Bocchini Jr., MD, discusses dangers of travel infections abroad

November 24, 2019
NEW YORK — In this video, Joseph A. Bocchini Jr., MD, professor and chairman of the department of pediatrics at Louisiana State University…
Meeting News

‘Shorter is better, just enough is best’ for antibiotic therapy in kids

November 24, 2019
NEW YORK — Physicians historically have relied on arbitrary lengths of antibiotic therapy for a variety of infections in pediatric patients…
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VIDEO: Kevin Ault, MD, talks about the importance of maternal vaccination

November 23, 2019
NEW YORK — Kevin A. Ault, MD, OB/GYN and professor of obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Kansas Medical Center, presented an…
Meeting NewsVideo

VIDEO: 'Spectrum of cases' presented in live 'Spot the Rash' at IDC New York

November 23, 2019
NEW YORK — Infectious Diseases in Children Editorial Board Member Lawrence F. Eichenfield, MD, chief of pediatric and adolescent dermatology at…
Meeting NewsVideo

VIDEO: Peter Hotez, MD, PhD, discusses rise of anti-vaccine movement

November 23, 2019
NEW YORK — In this video from the Infectious Diseases in Children Symposium, Peter J. Hotez, MD, PhD, professor of pediatrics and dean of the…
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VIDEO: Sneak peek at IDC New York with James H. Brien, DO

November 15, 2019
James H. Brien, DO, pediatric infectious disease specialist at McLane Children’s Hospital and Infectious Diseases in Children Editorial…
Meeting News

Infectious Diseases in Children Symposium to focus on vaccines, personalized medicine

August 26, 2019
The 32nd Annual Infectious Diseases in Children Symposium will take place on Nov. 23 and 24 in New York City. David W. Kimberlin, MD