Poster Abstract Session:
Medical Student Poster Session
Friday, October 4, 2013: 6:30 PM-8:30 PM
Room: Yerba Buena Ballrooms

Learning Objectives:


Target Audience: Other

Topical Category: A. Antimicrobial agents including antibacterial, antiviral and antifungal drugs


Beyond the Urinary Tract: Providencia stuartii as a Novel Cause of Cellulitis
William Auyeung, MD ; Natalia Khalaf, MD ; Annie Sheckter ; Samir Desai, MD

Infectious Causes of Unexplained Deaths from a Medical Examiner’s Office
Lynda Yu, B.S. ; Jan Garavaglia, M.D. ; Mark R. Wallace, MD
  • Lynda Yu IDWeek Poster PDF.pdf (140.3 kB)

  • Trends of Antibiotic Resistance of Bacteria Causing Urinary Tract Infection
    Tun T Aung, MD ; Arpine Saribekyan, MD ; Melissa Herschman, RN ; Maaz Usmani ; Anuj Sharma ; Bonnie Simmons, DO ; Shakeel Usmani, MD ; Getaw Worku Hassen, MD, PhD

    Active Case Finding of Tuberculosis using Chest Radiography in Homeless Populations: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
    Katryn Paquette, M.D., C.M. ; Matthew Pellan Cheng, M.D., C.M. ; Matthew J Kadatz, M.D. ; James Johnston, MD

    STD Clinic Patients’ Preferences for HIV Prevention Strategies and Awareness of Non-AIDS complications
    Inna Granovsky ; Jose Castro, MD ; Deborah Jones, PhD ; Stephen Weiss, PhD ; Bader Al-Shehri
  • HIV_IDSAposter.pdf (690.7 kB)

  • Cancer knowledge among HIV-infected patients in an urban academic medical center
    Lydia H. Fisher, M.D. ; Kristen A. Stafford, M.P.H. ; Lori E. Fantry, M.D., M.P.H. ; Bruce L. Gilliam, M.D. ; David J. Riedel, M.D.
  • 41325_IDWPOSTER.pdf (812.1 kB)

  • Risk Factors of Multidrug-resistant Gram-negative Bacteremia in Liver Transplantation Recipients
    MIN Hyung KIM, MD ; Jin Young Ahn, MD ; Je Eun Song ; Heun Choi, MD ; Hea Won Ann, MD ; Jae Kyoung Kim, MD ; Sun Bean Kim, MD ; Su Jin Jeong, MD/PhD ; Nam Su Ku, MD ; Sang Hoon Han, MD ; Jun Yong Choi, staff ; Myoung Soo Kim, MD, PhD ; June Myung Kim, MD

    Hand Hygiene: Compliant/Non-Compliant vs. Intrasubject Variation
    J Bradford Bertumen, M.D. ; John Lonks, M.D.

    Differential Time to Positivity between Coagulase-Negative Staphylococci Bacteremia and Contamination
    Shinichiro Morioka ; Hanako Kurai, MD ; Yuko Yamauchi ; Naoyuki Tsutsumi, MD ; Ichiro Kawamura, MD

    The first case of infective endocarditis caused by Helicobacter cinaedi identified by 16S rRNA gene sequencing and H. cinaedi specific-PCR
    Osamu Hamada, MD ; Hidetaka Kitazono, MD ; Shigeki Fujitani, M.D., Ph.D. ; Eiji Hiraoka, MD ; Hiroyuki Watanabe, MD ; Nobuhiro Ariyoshi, MD ; Yoshikazu Kawazuma, MD ; Toshihiko Suzuki, MD ; Shuichiro Takanashi ; Ken Kikuchi, MD
  • poster IDSA.pdf (4.8 MB)

  • Obese HIV Positive Females are at Decreased Risk for Development of Opportunistic Infections
    Leslie Beavin, MD ; Diana Otero, MD ; Johnson Britto, MD ; Julio Ramirez, MD ; Timothy Wiemken, PhD ; Robert Kelley, PhD ; Paula Peyrani, MD

    Exotic Waterfalls: Beauty and the Beast
    Neha Maheshwari ; Carl Fichtenbaum, MD

    Infection Rate after Stem Cell Transplantation for Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis in Children Receiving Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
    Zacharoula Oikonomopoulou, MD ; Charalampos Gousis, MD ; Roshni Patel, BA ; Sarah B. Klieger, MPH ; Adriana Kajon, PhD ; Alix Seif, MD, MPH ; Brian Fisher, DO, MPH, MSCE
  • HLH poster IDweek final1.pdf (142.1 kB)
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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.