Program Schedule

Bacterial Pathogenesis

Thursday, October 9, 2014: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room: The Pennsylvania Convention Center: 109-AB

Target Audience: Academicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Hospital epidemiologists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Investigators, Lab personnel, Medical students and residents, Members-in-training, Microbiologists, Public health practitioners, Researchers, Scientists, Vaccinologists

Tracks: Adult ID, Investigative ID, Pediatric ID

Moderators:  Stephen Calderwood, MD, FIDSA, Massachusetts General Hospital and Barbara W. Trautner, MD, PhD, FIDSA, Baylor College of Medicine

8:30 AM
Alterations in the Gut Microbiome in Recurrent Clostridium difficile Infection
Gary Wang, MD, PhD ; Eric Li, MS ; Zhubene Mesbah, BS ; Lisa Zhao, MS ; Andrew Kozlov, MD ; Vijay Antharam, PhD
8:45 AM
Urinary Microbiota Diversity Associated with Protection from Infection in Catheterized Patients
Tyler Mccue, BS ; Deborah Horwitz, MS, PA-C ; Abigail C. Mapes, MA ; Nadim J. Ajami, PhD ; Joseph F. Petrosino, Ph.D. ; Barbara W. Trautner, MD, PhD, FIDSA
9:15 AM
In vivo Selection of S. aureus agr Mutants in Human Keratinocytes
Franklin Paulino, BS ; Paul Planet, MD, PhD ; Grace Soong, BS ; Dane Parker, PhD ; Dongni Zhang, BA ; Emily West, MD ; Alice Prince, MD, FIDSA
9:45 AM
Lack of Middle Ear Virulence of Streptococcus pneumoniae 33F Isolates in Chinchillas is Associated with Absence of the PsrP Pathogenicity Island
Sabine Schnyder, MD ; Brent A. Little, PhD ; Nicholas J. Croucher, PhD ; Stephen I. Pelton, MD ; Vishakha Sabharwal, MD

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S. Calderwood, None

B. W. Trautner, None

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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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