St. Jude/PIDS Pediatric Infectious Disease Research Conference
Please mark your calendars! The 21st Annual St. Jude/PIDS Conference will be held, March 3-5, 2022. The conference is divided into four primary sections: 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, immunocompromised hosts and transplant medicine. The primary objectives of the meeting are to:
- Provide updates on the current diagnosis and management of complex infections in immunocompromised patients
- Understand new developments in host-pathogen interaction, focusing on bacterial, viral, and fungal infections
- Identify opportunities and challenges during the transition from residency to fellowship and from fellowship to faculty
- Provide updates on global health-related opportunities for trainees and to share strategies for developing a successful career globally including in resource-limited settings