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Alexander Aiken

Alexander Aiken BA, MB, BChir, DTMH, MRCP, MSc, PhD, FRCPath

London, England    United Kingdom
Infectious Disease
Infectious Diseases, Epidemiology,...More
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Biography :

Alexander Aiken is a Department of Infectious Diease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom. Alexander Aiken is an infectious diseases epidemiologist working at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. His main interests are in hospital acquired infections and antibiotic resistance in Low and Middle Income Countries, especially sub-Saharan Africa. During his PhD, he worked in Kenya on the epidemiology of Surgical Site Infections, paediatric nosocomial bacteraemia and MRSA carriage. He is now conducting pilot studies to plan for a major cluster-randomized trial of a hand-hygiene intervention in hospitals in Zimbabwe. Disclosure of Interest: None Declared

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Infectious Disease

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Infectious Diseases, Epidemiology, Microbiology

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MOC / CME / CE Requirements
Connecticut Medical Examining Board

Connecticut Medical Examining Board accepts the credit courses that are accredited by ACCME and awards AMA PRA Category 1 Credit.

MD/DO Requirement:

CME Credits Required : 50.00 | Licensing Cycle AMA PRA : 2 Years | Category Credits : 0.00

A minimum of 50 contact hours of qualifying continuing medical education every 2 years commencing on the first date of license renewal;1 contact hour means a minimum of 50 minutes of the continuing education activity once every 6 years.1 CME hour in each of the following topics:

(A) Infectious diseases, including, but not limited to, acquired immune deficiency syndrome and human immunodeficiency virus,
(B) risk management,
(C) sexual assault,
(D) domestic violence,
(E) cultural competency,
(F) behavioral health.

Beginning January 1, 2020, such behavioral health CME must include at least 2 contact hours on diagnosing and treating (i) cognitive conditions, including, but not limited to, Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, delirium, related cognitive impairments, and geriatric depression, or (ii) mental health conditions, including, but not limited to, those common to veterans and family members of veterans such as post-traumatic stress, risk of suicide, depression, and grief. OCC/MOC not accepted as a substitute. The commissioner may grant a waiver for not more than 10 contact hours of CME for physicians who:

(1) engage in activities related to the physician’s service as a member of the Connecticut Medical Examining Board,
(2) engage in activities related to the physician’s service as a member of a medical healing panel, or
(3) assist the state Department of Public Health with its duties to board and commissions (described in Ch. 368a. Sec. 10a-14).