Oral Abstract Session:
38. Potpourri of Pediatric Infections
Thursday, October 3, 2013: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: The Moscone Center: 250-262

Learning Objectives:


Target Audience: infectious diseases pediatricians

Topical Category: P. Pediatric and Perinatal Infections

Tracks: Pediatric ID

Moderator:  Sheldon L. Kaplan, MD, FIDSA, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Chldren's Hospital


10:30 AM
Longitudinal salivary Cytomegalovirus shedding in a cohort of infants with congenital CMV infection
Swetha G. Pinninti, MD ; Shannon Ross, MD ; April Palmer, MD ; Amina Ahmed, MD ; Robert W. Tolan Jr., MD ; David I. Bernstein, MD, MA ; Marian Michaels, MD, MPH ; Pablo J. Sanchez, MD, FIDSA ; Karen Fowler, DrPH ; Suresh Boppana, MD, FIDSA

11:00 AM
Perinatal Protection Against Invasive Neonatal Candidiasis By a Monoclonal Antibody Targeting the Candida albicans Adhesin, Als3p
Anoop Pulickal, MD, PhD ; Sonia Laforce-Nesbitt, MS ; Lois Hoyer, PhD ; Joseph Bliss, MD, PhD

11:15 AM
Viral Etiologies among Children with Acute Gastroenteritis Presenting to Emergency Department and Outpatient Clinics in Davidson County, Tennessee
Natasha Halasa, MD MPH ; Katie Garman ; Amy Woron ; Rendi Mchenry ; Melanie Grigsby, M.S. ; James D. Chappell, MD, PhD ; Daniel Payne, PhD, MSPH ; Aron J. Hall, DVM, MSPH ; John Dunn, DVM, PhD

11:30 AM
Randomized Trial of Routine Hygienic Measures with or without Bleach Baths for Prevention of Recurrent Skin Infections in Children
Sheldon Kaplan, MD ; Andrea Forbes, RN ; Wendy Hammerman, RN ; Linda Lamberth, BS ; Kristina G. Hulten, PhD ; Charles Minard, PhD ; Edward O. Mason, PhD

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S. L. Kaplan, Pfizer: Research Contractor, Contract for study

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