Oral Abstract Session:
73. Clinical Epidemiology in Action
Thursday, October 3, 2013: 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: The Moscone Center: 300

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Target Audience: academicians

Topical Category: N. Healthcare Epidemiology and Prevention

Tracks: Global ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control

Moderator:  Trish M. Perl, MD, MSc, FIDSA, FSHEA, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions


2:00 PM
A Collaborative Investigation of an Outbreak of Human Salmonella Infections Linked to Dry Dog Food — “One Health” in Action
Kathleen Gensheimer, MD ; Maho Imanishi, VMD, MPH ; Casey Barton Behravesh, DVM, DrPH ; Renate Reimschuessel, VMD, PhD ; Colin Schwensohn, MPH ; Dillard Woody Jr. ; April Hunt, JD ; Katherine Arends, MPH ; Jing Cui, DVM ; Lynn Denny, MPH ; Lavin Joseph, MS ; Carla Tuite ; David Rotstein, DVM, MPVM, DACVP

2:15 PM
Antibiotic Treatment of Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia coli (STEC) O157 Infections Varies by Age and May Increase Risk of Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
Rajal K. Mody, MD, MPH ; Magdalena Kendall, MPH ; John Dunn, DVM, PhD ; Kirk Smith, DVM, PhD ; Nicole Comstock, MSPH ; Paula Clogher, MPH ; Melissa Tobin-D'angelo, MD, MPH ; Amanda Palmer, MPH ; Cynthia Nicholson, MS ; Glenda Smith, BS ; Beletshachew Shiferaw, MD, MPH ; Alice L. Green, MS, DVM ; Patricia M. Griffin, MD ; Robert M. Hoekstra, PhD

2:30 PM
Emergence of Genotype GI.6 Norovirus — United States, 2010–2012
Eyal Leshem ; Leslie Barclay ; Mary Wikswo ; Everardo Vega ; Nicole Gregoricus ; Umesh D. Parashar, MBBS, MPH ; Jan Vinje, PhD ; Aron J. Hall, DVM, MSPH

2:45 PM
Rodrigo Lopez Castelblanco, MD ; Rodrigo Hasbun, MD ; Susan Wootton, MD

3:00 PM
In-Hospital and One Year Mortality in Patients Undergoing Early Surgery for Prosthetic Valve Endocarditis
Tahaniyat Lalani, MBBS, MHS ; Vivian Chu, MD ; Lawrence Park, PhD ; E Cecchi, MD ; G. Ralph Corey ; Emanuele Durante-Mangoni ; Vance Fowler, Jr, MD MHS ; David Gordon ; Paolo Grossi ; Margaret Hannan, MBBCh, MSc, PhD ; Bruno Hoen, MD ; Patricia Munoz ; Hussien Rizk, MD ; Souha Kanj, MD, FIDSA ; Christine Selton-Suty ; Daniel J. Sexton, MD, FIDSA ; Denis Spelman, MBBS FRACP FRCPA MPH ; Veronica Ravasio, MD ; Marie-Françoise Tripodi, MD ; Andrew Wang, MD

3:15 PM
Urinary Tract Infections among Deployed, Female US Soldiers, 2006-2011
Nakia Clemmons, MPH ; Nikki Jordan, MPH ; Joel Gaydos, MD, MPH

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T. M. Perl, None

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