Poster Abstract Session:
181. Global Health
Saturday, October 5, 2013: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: The Moscone Center: Poster Hall C

Tracks: Adult ID, Global ID

Presentations:

Human Babesiosis: A case series from suburban Massachusetts 2008-2012
Rattanaporn Mahatanan, MD ; Rungwasee Rattanavich, MD ; Nikolaos Mavrogiorgos, MD
Posters
  • BB.pdf (461.5 kB)

  • Efficacy of 5-nitroimidazoles for the Treatment of Giardiasis: a Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials
    Priyaleela Thota, MD ; Abhishek Deshpande, M.D., Ph.D. ; Vinay Pasupuleti, MD, PhD ; Angel Arturo Escobedo, MD ; Adrian V. Hernandez, M.D., Ph.D.

    How Did Travellers Use During their Trip Rapid Diagnostic Tests for Malaria Provided by a Travel-clinic?
    Delphine Berthod ; Jacynthe Rochat ; Rachel Voumard ; Blaise Genton ; Valérie D' Acremont

    Exposure Factors and Disease Symptoms of Human Rift Valley Fever in Sangailu, Kenya
    Sarah Pfeil, BS ; A. Desiree Labeaud, MD, MS ; Laura J. Sutherland, MS ; Ginny Gildengorin, PhD ; Eric Muchiri, PhD ; James Kazura, MD ; Charles King, MD ; Samuel Muiruri, PhD ; Saidi Dahir, PhD
    Posters
  • black and brown final.pdf (428.3 kB)

  • Acute Febrile Illness (AFI) in Haiti, Etiology and Socio-Behavioral Pilot Study
    Samia Arshad, MPH ; Linda Kaljee, Ph.D. ; Paul Kilgore, MD, MPH ; Carolyn Chan, BS ; Tyler Prentiss, BS ; Samantha Bruni, BS ; Jennie Meier, BS ; Adhnan Mohamed, BS ; Marcus J. Zervos, MD

    Imported Malaria: Barriers to Prompt Diagnosis and Treatment from Four Hospitals in Connecticut
    Rassull Suarez, MD ; Chinedu Igwe, MD ; Nabeela Khan, MD ; David Chia, MD ; Majid Sadigh, MD ; Steven Aronin, MD ; Michael Virata, MD
    Posters
  • 41833_IDWPOSTER (1).pdf (701.5 kB)

  • Changing Trends in Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever in Western Mexico. Experience from a Large Public Hospital
    Gerardo Amaya-Tapia, MD, PhD ; Erika E. Delgado-Chavez, MD ; A. Cecilia Espinosa-Villaseñor, MD ; Nancy G. Canela-Bautista, MD ; David Diaz Santana-Bustamante, MD ; Juan Alberto Rodriguez-Ruiz, MD ; Jaime Arias-Amaral, MD

    A comparison of clinical characteristics and laboratory findings of common fevers acquired by returning travelers: An 8-year report from a large travel clinic in Japan 
    Satoshi Kutsuna, M.D., PhD ; Kayoko Hayakawa, M.D., PhD ; Yasuyuki Kato, MD, MPH ; Yoshihiro Fujiya ; Momoko Mawatari ; Nozomi Takeshita ; Shuzo Kanagawa, MD ; Norio Ohmagari

    Tolerance and Safety of Benznidazole in an US-Based Chagasic Adult Population
    David Miller, MD, MPH ; Salvador Hernandez, M.D. ; Mahmoud Traina, MD ; Lissette Rodriguez De Armas, MD ; Sheba Meymandi, MD

    Knowledge of Tuberculosis and Vaccine Trial Preparedness in Lima, Perú
    Eileen Shu ; Magdalena Sobieszczyk, MD, MPH ; Patricia Segura, RN, MPH ; Victor G Sal y Rosas, PhD ; Leonid Lecca, MD ; Jerome Galea, MSW ; Carmen C Contreras ; Jorge Sanchez, MD, MPH ; Javier R Lama, MD, MPH

    Antibiotic Resistance in Travelers’ diarrhea. A 13-year retrospective review in hospitalized patients in Lima, Peru
    Melissa Beraun Villa, MD ; Daniel Pita Ortigas ; Eduardo Luna, MD ; Hugo Siu, MD ; Luis Valdez, MD

    Comparison of a New Transport Medium with Universal Transport Media at a Tropical Field Site
    Elizabeth P. Schlaudecker, M.D., M.P.H. ; Joan P. Heck ; Elizabeth Macintyre, B.A. ; Ruben Martinez, M.D. ; Caitlin Dodd, M.S. ; Monica Mcneal, MS ; Mary A. Staat, M.D., M.P.H. ; Jeffery E. Heck, M.D. ; Mark C. Steinhoff, M.D.

    HIV Care in Postwar Freetown ,Sierra Leone
    Brian Temple, MD ; Paula Mckenzie, MD ; Imran Sunesara ; Sulaiman Conteh, Mb.CHb, MSc ; Josephine Ncho, Medical Student ; Awewura Kwara, MD
    Posters
  • ID PPT draft 9 pdf.pdf (988.8 kB)

  • Routine HIV Testing in an Outpatient Department in Nakivale Refugee Settlement, SW Uganda
    Kelli N. O 'laughlin, MD, MPH ; Julius Kasozi, MD ; Ingrid V. Bassett, MD, MPH, FIDSA ; Pearl Zakroysky, MPH ; Chris Omara Owino, MB ChB ; Zikama M. Faustin, BBA, MA Dvt ; Rochelle Walensky, MD, MPH, FIDSA

    Effects of Early Parasitic Infections on Child Growth in Coastal Kenya
    Monica Singer, MD, MPH ; Indu Malhotra, PhD ; Peter L. Mungai ; Eric Muchiri, PhD ; Ginny Gildengorin, PhD ; Charles King, MD ; Christopher King, MD, PhD ; A. Desiree Labeaud, MD, MS

    Una Prueba, Una Mujer – Dos Vidas Salvadas:  A Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial to Evaluate Decentralized HIV Testing and Community Health Worker Education on the Uptake of HIV Testing in Pregnant Women in Managua, Nicaragua
    Jonathan Colasanti, MD, MSPH ; Marco Lorio Rugama, MD ; Karina Lifschitz, MPH, MAIA ; Margaret Pereyra, MA, DrP.H ; Daniel Feaster, PhD ; Christopher Dodd, MD, MS ; Manuel Largaespada, MD, MPH ; Benito Flores, MD, MPH ; Lisa Metsch, PhD

    Feasibility of using trained Traditional Birth Attendants as a strategy to reduce neonatal mortality in rural Zambia
    Christopher Gill, MD, MS ; William Macleod, DSc ; Nicholas Guerina, MD ; Mark Mirochnick, MD ; Anna Knapp, MS ; Davidson Hamer, MD
    Posters
  • IDSA poster 2013.pdf (361.2 kB)

  • Streptococcus pneumoniae Serotypes in Guatemalan Children:  Incidence, Severity and Distribution before Introduction of PCV-13 Vaccine
    James Gaensbauer, MD, MScPH ; Edwin J Asturias, MD ; Monica Soto, MD ; Elizabeth Holt, DrPH MSPH ; Neal Halsey, MD

    Reported linkage to care following a large-scale, rapid transfer of HIV-infected adolescents from a semi-private hospital based clinic to the public sector in South Africa
    Lynn Ramirez-Avila, MD, MSc ; Susan Regan, PhD ; Christie Cloete, MD ; Tamaryn Crankshaw, PhD ; Kenneth Freedberg, MD, MSc ; Rochelle Walensky, MD, MPH, FIDSA ; Elena Losina, PhD ; Ingrid V. Bassett, MD, MPH, FIDSA

    Clinical Characteristics of HIV-infected Children with Fatal Cerebral Malaria
    Theresa Madaline, M.D. ; Sarah Hochman, MD ; Terrie Taylor, DO ; Karl Seydel, MD PhD ; Dan Milner Jr., MD ; Kami Kim, MD, FIDSA

    Adenovirus Illness in Hospitalized Children in Amman, Jordan
    Annabelle De St. Maurice, M.D. ; Najwa Khuri-Bulos, MD, CIC, FIDSA ; Samir Faouri, MD ; Asem Shehabi, DSC ; Li Wang, M.S. ; John Williams, MD ; Natasha Halasa, MD MPH

    Epidemiology of Viral Illnesses in Hospitalized Children in Amman, Jordan
    Najwa Khuri-Bulos, MD, CIC, FIDSA ; Samir Faouri, MD ; Asem Shehabi, DSC ; Li Wang, M.S. ; John Williams, MD ; Natasha Halasa, MD MPH

    Dengue and Chikungunya Seroprevalence in Rural Coastal Kenya
    A. Desiree Labeaud, MD, MS ; Tamara Banda, BS ; Crystal Teng, BS ; Chelsea Heimbaugh, BS ; Eric Muchiri, PhD ; Peter Mungai, PhD ; Francis Mutuku, PhD ; Amaya L. Bustinduy, M.D. ; Ginny Gildengorin, PhD ; Kristin Long, PhD ; Eva Harris, PhD ; Scott Weaver, PhD ; Mark Heise, PhD ; Ann Powers, PhD ; Uriel Kitron, PhD ; Charles King, MD

    Severe Enterovirus 71 Infections in Children — Cambodia, 2012
    Brian Rha, MD, MSPH ; Glen Abedi, MPH ; Paul Kitsutani, MD, MPH ; Borann Sar, MD, PhD ; Aun Lor, MPH ; Craig Hales, MD, MPH ; Catherine Chow, MD, MPH ; Susan Gerber, MD ; Eileen Schneider, MD, MPH

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    Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PST, Oct. 2nd with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.