Faculty: Donald Voltz, M.D.
After completing this activity, the learner will be able to:
- Focus 1: Gain a level of understanding of the various microbial agents that exists and are capable of causing disease in humans.
- Focus 2: Understand how microbial agents are transmitted between hosts who become infected and how transmission leads to a cycle of infection, from one host to another.
- Focus 3: Appreciate the life cycle of a virus and how each point in this cycle is a possible target point for the development of treatments to disrupt the cycle and therefore the infection.
- ***NOTE Please fill out the Post Activity Evaluation after the lasts lesson to receive 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
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 Medical Academy and Ala Carte CME. Medical Academy is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.