Oral Abstract Session:
38. Emerging Infections in Children
Thursday, October 18, 2012: 10:45 AM-12:15 PM
Room: SDCC 32 AB

Learning Objectives:


Target Audience: Academicians

Topical Category: P. Pediatric and Perinatal Infections

Tracks: Pediatric ID

Moderators:  Gregory Storch, MD, FIDSA, St. Louis Children's Hospital and David W. Kimberlin, MD, University of Alabama at Birmingham


10:45 AM
The Use of Intravenous Colistin Among Hospitalized Children in the United States: Results from a Multicenter, Case-Series
Pranita Tamma, MD, MHS ; Jason Newland, MD ; Pia Pannaraj, MD, MPH ; Susan E. Beekmann, RN, MPH ; Philip M. Polgreen, MD ; Ritu Banerjee, MD, PhD ; Jeffrey Gerber, MD, PhD ; Scott Weissman, MD ; Adam L. Hersh, MD, PhD

11:15 AM
Influenza-Associated Pediatric Deaths— United States, 2004–2012
Karen K. Wong, MD, MPH ; Seema Jain, MD ; Alicia Fry, MD, MPH ; Lynnette Brammer, MPH ; Lenee Blanton, MPH ; Rosaline Dhara, MA, MPH ; Lyn Finelli, DrPH, MS

11:30 AM
Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease Associated with Coxsackievirus A6 in the United States, November 2011-Present: Do We Need to be Concerned?
Lauren J. Stockman, MPH ; Mary G. McIntyre, MD, MPH ; Kelly M. Stevens, MS ; Dagny Magill, MPH ; Daniel Kelly, MD ; Maria Salas, MPH ; Shigeo Yagi, PhD ; Tasha Padilla ; Ricardo Berumen III ; Carol Glaser, DVM, MPVM, MD ; Marie Landry, MD ; Lei Chen, PhD ; Suzanne Paulson ; Melissa Peek ; Kathleen Hanley, BS ; Randall Todd, DrPH ; Joseph Iser, MD ; Lawrence Madoff, MD, FIDSA ; Christine Ginocchio, PhD ; Dianna M. Blau, DVM, PhD ; Shannon Rogers, MS ; W. Allan Nix, BS ; M. Oberste, PhD ; Eileen Schneider, MD, MPH

11:45 AM
Novel H1N1 Influenza A Infection and Upper Respiratory Cytokines “The Game of the Shadows”
Hazar Kobayaa, M.D. ; Joseph Domachowske, MD ; Cynthia Bonville, MS ; Paul Lephart, PhD ; Basim Asmar, MD

12:00 PM
Rates and Characterization of Pediatric Healthcare-Associated (HA) Clostridium difficile Infections (CDI) 2007 to 2011: A report from the Canadian Nosocomial Infection Surveillance Program (CNISP)
Nicole Le Saux, MD ; Denise Gravel, BScN, MSc ; Dorothy Moore, MD, PhD ; Joanne M. Langley, MD, FSHEA ; Louise Holmes, RN, BScN ; Susan E. Richardson, MD, CM ; Michael Mulvey, PhD ; Mark Miller, MD, MSc

CME Credits:


G. Storch, None

D. W. Kimberlin, None

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