12/7/17 - “Lessons Learned from Active Surveillance for Acute Gastroenteritis in Children”

Natasha Halasa, MD, MPH
Associate Professor, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

Brief Summary of Lecture: Dr. Halasa will provide an overview of diarrheal illness in children in developing and industrialized countries. She will review active surveillance studies and discuss the influences of socioeconomic background, genetics, and ethnicity on susceptibility to acute gastroenteritis and effectiveness of rotavirus vaccination.

Start Date: December 7
End Date: December 7
Time: 8-9 a.m.


  • John G. Rangos Sr. Research Center

    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    4401 Penn Avenue
    Floor 3 Conference Center
    Pittsburgh, PA 15224