Program Schedule

New Approaches to Antibiotic Stewardship

Friday, October 10, 2014: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room: The Pennsylvania Convention Center: 107-AB

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Health care workers, Hospital administrators, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Medical students and residents, Members-in-training, Microbiologists, Pharmacists, Researchers, Scientists

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

Moderators:  Keith Kaye, MD, MPH, Detroit Medical Center/ Wayne State University and Theoklis Zaoutis, MD, MSCE, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

8:30 AM
Identification of Viral Infection Using a Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)-based Respiratory Virus Panel (RVP) Decreases Antibacterial Use
Kristina Rokas, PharmD ; Elizabeth Palavecino, MD ; James Beardsley, PharmD ; James Johnson, PharmD ; Vera Luther, MD ; Christopher Ohl, MD ; John Williamson, PharmD
8:45 AM
Can Rapid Molecular Diagnostics Assist in the Choice of b-Lactam Antibiotics? An Analysis of Data from PRIMERS-II of the Antibiotic Resistance Leadership Group (ARLG)
Andrea M. Hujer, BS ; Scott Evans, PhD ; Hongyu Jiang, PhD ; Kristine M. Hujer, BS ; Thomas Hall, PhD ; Christine Marzan, PhD ; Michael Jacobs, MD, PhD ; Ranga Sampath, PhD ; David J. Ecker, PhD ; T. Nicholas Domitrovic, BA ; Claudia Manca, PhD ; Kalyan Chavda, PhD ; Pan Zhang, MD PhD ; Liang Chen, PhD ; Carol Hill, PhD ; Federico Perez, MD ; Barry Kreiswirth, PhD ; Vance Fowler, MD ; Henry Chambers, MD, FIDSA ; Robert Bonomo, MD
9:00 AM
Diagnostic Errors that Lead to Inappropriate Antimicrobial Use
Gregory A. Filice, MD ; Dimitri M. Drekonja, MD, MS ; Joseph R. Thurn, MD, MPH ; Galen M. Hamann, BSN ; Bobbie T. Masoud, PharmD ; James R. Johnson, MD
9:15 AM
Incidence of Potentially Inappropriate Dual Antimicrobial Therapy in U.S. hospitals
Leslie Schultz, PhD RN CPHQ ; Timothy Lowe, PhD ; Arjun Srinivasan, MD, FSHEA ; Dwight Neilson ; Gina Pugliese, RN MS FSHEA
9:45 AM
Discontinuation of Audit and Feedback Reverses Benefits of an Outpatient Antimicrobial Stewardship Intervention
Jeffrey S. Gerber, MD, PhD ; Priya Prasad, MPH ; Russell Localio, PhD ; Louis Bell, MD ; Theoklis Zaoutis, MD, MSCE

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K. Kaye, Theradoc: Speaker's Bureau, Speaker honorarium

T. Zaoutis, Merck: Investigator, Research grant
Merck: Consultant, Consulting fee
Pfizer: Consultant, Consulting fee
Astellas: 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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