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The Power of Microbiome – Can it be unlocked to break the cycle of recurrent Clostridioides difficile infection?

Monday, April 12
6:15 – 7:15 p.m.

Program Educational Objectives:

  • Understand the role of the microbiome in overall health
  • Explore the relationship between the gut microbiome and Clostridioides difficile infection (CDI)
  • Review the risk factors and pathobiology of CDI
  • Assess the current burden of CDI and recurrent infection
  • Evaluate the current management of CDI and the potential of microbiome-based therapeutics

Speaker: Teena Chopra, MD, a professor of Infectious Diseases at Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, Michigan