Series of Zika Virus Webinars – Update on Transplant Associated Concerns

September 22, 2016 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Zika Virus: An Update on Transplant Associated Concerns
Thursday, September 22nd 2016, 12 – 1 p.m.
Host: NYSDOH and the NYS Transplant Council

  • Kirsten St. George, MAppSc, PhD, Chief Viral Diseases, Wadsworth Center, NYSDOH
  • Lewis Teperman, MD, FACS, Vice Chair of Surgery & Director of Organ Transplantation at Northwell
    Health, Manhasset NY and Region 9 Councillor to the United Network for Organ Sharing
  • Marian Michaels, MD, MPH, Professor of Pediatrics and Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of
    Medicine, Disease Transmission Advisory Committee (DTAC) Vice Chair, United Network for
    Organ Sharing (UNOS)
    Click here to register for Zika Transplant Update

Zika Virus: An Update for the Pediatric Provider
Wednesday, September 28th 2016, 12 – 1 p.m.

  • Nina Ahmad, MD, Medical Director, Division of Epidemiology, NYSDOH
    Click here to register for Zika Pediatric Update

From A to Zika: An Update on Zika Virus for Primary Care Providers
Thursday, September 29, 2016, 6-8pm
Stony Brook Medicine – Health Science Center, Level 2, Lecture Hall 2
101 Nicolls Road, Stony Brook NY 11794
Commissioner’s Medical Grand Rounds
This presentation will inform clinicians on current evidence about
transmission, best practices for laboratory testing and evaluation,
potential health effects, and prevention of Zika virus infection.

  • HOST: A Zucker, MD, JD
    Commissioner, New York State Department of Health
  • INTRODUCTION: Samuel L. Stanley Jr., MD
    President, Stony Brook University and Chair,
    National Science Advisory Board for Biosecurity
  • Burton Rochelson, MD
    Chief of Maternal Fetal Medicine at Northwell Health,
    Director of Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship Program,
    Northwell Health
  • Philip Kurpiel, PhD, MPH
    Program Supervisor, MARO Regional Epidemiology Program,
    New York State Department of Health
  • Louis Manganas, MD, PhD
    Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology,
    Stony Brook University Medical Center
    Click here to register for Zika for Primary Care Providers