Oral Abstract Session:
39. Protecting Healthcare Personnel from Viral Respiratory Infections
Thursday, October 3, 2013: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: The Moscone Center: 200-212

Learning Objectives:

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Target Audience: infectious diseases physicians

Tracks: Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

Moderators:  Thomas Talbot, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA, Vanderbilt University Medical Center and David J. Weber, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA, University of North Carolina At Chapel Hill

Presentations:

10:30 AM
131
Altruistic Motivations Behind Compliance With Respiratory Protective Equipment
Amy Irwin, DNP, RN ; Kaitlin Gorman, BS ; Mary Bessesen, MD ; Cynthia Gibert, MD, MSc ; Ann-Christine Nyquist, MD, MSPH ; Trish M. Perl, MD, MSc, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Lewis Radonovich, MD ; Maria Rodriguez-Barradas, MD ; Michael Simberkoff, MD ; Connie Price, MD

10:48 AM
132
Acute Respiratory Viral Infection among Outpatient Healthcare Personnel
Meghan Kubala, MS ; Jenna Los, BA ; Charlotte Gaydos, DrPH ; Mary Bessesen, MD ; Derek Cummings, PhD ; Cynthia Gibert, MD, MSc ; Geoffrey J. Gorse, MD ; Jeffery Holden ; Ann-Christine Nyquist, MD, MSPH ; Connie Price, MD ; Lewis Radonovich, MD ; Maria C. Rodriguez-Barradas, MD ; Ranga Sampath, PhD ; Michael Simberkoff, MD ; Trish M. Perl, MD, MSc, FIDSA, FSHEA

11:06 AM
133
Self- reported versus Observed Facial Protection Equipment (FPE) Use among Healthcare Personnel (HCP) in Outpatient Care and Emergency Departments (OPD/ED)
Stefanie Tuder, BS ; Jill Adams, BSN, BA ; Cynthia Gibert, MD, MSc ; Ann-Christine Nyquist, MD, MSPH ; Trish M. Perl, MD, MSc, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Connie Price, MD ; Lewis Radonovich, MD ; Nicholas G Reich, PhD ; Maria Rodriguez-Barradas, MD ; Michael Simberkoff, MD ; Mary Bessesen, MD

11:24 AM
134
Performing Respiratory Procedures Does Not Increase Risk of Acute Respiratory Illness amongst Healthcare Personnel
Amy Irwin, DNP, RN ; Kevin Silva, BS ; Mary Bessesen, MD ; Cynthia Gibert, MD, MSc ; Ann-Christine Nyquist, MD, MSPH ; Trish M. Perl, MD, MSc, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Lewis Radonovich, MD ; Maria Rodriguez-Barradas, MD ; Michael Simberkoff, MD ; Connie Price, MD

11:42 AM
135
The Impact of Mandatory vs. Non-Mandatory Vaccination Programs on Employee Sick Leave During Acute Respiratory Virus Season: Observations from the ResPECT Study
John Frederick, BA ; Cynthia Akagbosu, MA ; Mary Bessesen, MD ; Cynthia Gibert, MD, MSc ; Ann-Christine Nyquist, MD, MSPH ; Trish M. Perl, MD, MSc, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Connie Price, MD ; Lewis Radonovich, MD ; Nicholas G Reich, PhD ; Maria Rodriguez-Barradas, MD ; Michael Simberkoff, MD

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Disclosures:

T. Talbot, Joint Commission Resources: Consultant, Consulting fee
Community Health Systems: Consultant, Consulting fee

D. J. Weber, Pfizer: Consultant and Speaker's Bureau, Consulting fee and Speaker honorarium
Merck: Consultant and Speaker's Bureau, Consulting fee and Speaker honorarium

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