• Podcast: IDWeek Highlights

    1 month ago - By MedPageToday

    Research presented at the virtual IDWeek conference touched on how COVID-19 has affected a wide swath of issues in infectious diseases, from HIV infections to antibiotic stewardship. Even broader public health issues, such as...
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  • At issue: Endocrinologists, diabetes specialists reflect on year of virtual conferences

    At issue: Endocrinologists, diabetes specialists reflect on year of virtual conferences

    1 month ago - By Healio

    The COVID-19 pandemic brought with it a need to avoid any large, in-person gatherings for most of 2020, and that included an unprecedented change for medical meetings and conferences.
    Organizers behind medical conferences around the world, large and small, were forced this year to do something never done before: to pivot with little to no notice from a well-planned, tightly scheduled in-person event to an all-virtual experience, often relying on never-before-used platforms and asking presenters and attendees to interact in new ways. The new formats brought surprises, successes and headaches
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