Program Schedule

Epidemiology and Prevention of Infectious Diseases

Saturday, October 11, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: The Pennsylvania Convention Center: 111-AB

Learning Objectives:


Target Audience: Vaccinologists, Scientists, Researchers, Public health practitioners, Pharmacists, Nurses, Microbiologists, Members-in-training, Medical students and residents, Lab personnel, Investigators, Infectious diseases physicians, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infection preventionists, Hospital epidemiologists, Health care workers, Fellows, Epidemiologists, Clinicians, Academicians

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

Moderator:  Ruth Lynfield, MD, Minnesota Department of Health

10:30 AM
Obesity, Diabetes, and the Risk of Invasive Group B Streptococcal Disease in Non-Pregnant Adults
Samantha Pitts, MD, MPH ; Nisa Maruthur, MD, MHS ; Gayle E. Langley, MD, MPH ; Tracy Pondo, MSPH ; Kathleen Shutt, MS ; Rosemary Hollick, MS ; Stephanie Schrag, DPhil ; Ann Thomas, MD, MPH ; Megin Nichols, DVM, MPH, DACVPM ; Monica Farley, MD ; James Watt, MD, MPH ; Lisa Miller, MD, MSPH ; William Schaffner, MD ; Corinne Holtzman, MPH ; Lee Harrison, MD
10:45 AM
Improving Detection and Investigation of Listeriosis Outbreaks Using Real-Time Whole-Genome Sequencing
Brendan Jackson, MD, MPH ; Kelly Jackson, MPH ; Cheryl Tarr, PhD ; Peter Evans, PhD, MPH ; William Klimke, PhD ; Kristy Kubota, MPH ; Zuzana Kucerova, MD, PhD ; Lee Katz, PhD ; Eija Trees, PhD, DVM ; Heather Carleton, PhD ; Steven Stroika, BS ; Amanda Conrad, MPH ; John Besser, PhD ; Peter Gerner-Smidt, MD, PhD ; Rajal Mody, MD, MPH
11:00 AM
Measles and Mumps Antibody Response in Young Adults after a Third Dose of Measles-Mumps-Rubella Vaccine
Amy Parker Fiebelkorn, MSN, MPH ; Laura Coleman, PhD, RD ; Edward Belongia, MD ; Sandra Freeman, CCRC ; Daphne York, CCRP ; Daoling Bi, MS ; Cheryl Zhang, MD* (deceased) ; Laurie Ngo ; Steven Rubin, PhD ; Ashwin Kulkarni ; Susette Audet, BS ; Judith Beeler, MD
11:15 AM
Mumps Outbreak among a Highly Vaccinated University Community-New York City, NY, January-April 2014
Leena N. Patel, MD ; Robert Arciuolo, MPH, CPH ; Tamara Brantley, MPH, CPH ; Francesca R. Giancotti, PhD ; Jie Fu, PhD ; Jane R. Zucker, MD, MSc ; Anthony Muyombwe, PhD ; Jennifer B. Rosen, MD
11:30 AM
The Benefit of Early Influenza Antiviral Treatment of Pregnant Women Hospitalized with Laboratory-Confirmed Influenza
Ikwo Oboho, MD ; Carrie Reed, DSc, MPH ; Michelle Leon, MPH ; Gretchen Rothrock, MPH ; Deborah Aragon, MSPH ; James Meek, MPH ; Monica M. Farley, MD ; Patricia Ryan, MS ; Susan Peters, DVM, MPH ; Ruth Lynfield, MD ; Craig Morin, MPH ; Marisa Bargsten, MPH ; Shelley M. Zansky, PhD ; Brian Fowler, MPH ; Ann Thomas, MD, MPH ; Elizabeth Mermel, MS ; Mary Lou Lindegren, MD, MPH ; Ilene Risk, MPA ; Lyn Finelli, DrPH, MS ; Sandra S. Chaves, MD, MSc
11:45 AM
Optimization of the HCV Testing and Care Continuum in an Urban Federally Qualified Health Center
Sarah Rowan, MD ; Joshua Blum, MD ; Kirsten Spielmann ; Katelyn Wanttaja ; Jack Lemon ; Shawni Vaughn ; Edward M. Gardner, MD ; William Burman, MD

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R. Lynfield, None

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