Program Schedule

Top Infection Prevention Papers

Friday, October 10, 2014: 4:45 PM-5:45 PM
Room: The Pennsylvania Convention Center: Terrace Ballroom-I, II, III, IV

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

  • discuss recent published literature of high impact to the field of infection prevention and control
  • summarize the design, strengths, and implications of these papers
  • illustrate ways in which these papers can should affect current practice

Target Audience: Scientists, Researchers, Members-in-training, Infectious diseases physicians, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infection preventionists, Hospital epidemiologists, HIV specialists, HIV clinicians, Health care workers, Fellows, Epidemiologists, Clinicians

Tracks: Pediatric ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

Moderator:  Daniel J. Diekema, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA, University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine

4:45 PM
Suzanne Bradley, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA
5:15 PM
Daniel J. Sexton, MD, FIDSA

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.00 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

ACPE Credits: No CPE credit is offered for this session.

ACPE Number:


D. J. Diekema, Forest Labs: Grant Investigator, Research grant

S. Bradley, SHEA: Editor-in-Chief, ICHE (SHEA's journal), Salary

D. J. Sexton, UpToDate: Editor, Royalties
National Football League: Consultant, Consulting fee and Educational grant
Cubist: Grant Investigator, Grant recipient
Johnson and Johnson: Consultant, Consulting fee

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Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. EDT, Oct. 8th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.

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