Program Schedule

Characterizing Genetic and Clinical Factors in Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Thursday, October 9, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: The Pennsylvania Convention Center: 107-AB

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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, Investigative ID, Global ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

Moderators:  Ravi Jhaveri, MD, FIDSA, Duke University Medical Center and Kathryn Edwards, MD, FIDSA, Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

10:30 AM
Inheritance Patterns in Periodic Fever, Aphthous Stomatitis, Pharyngitis, and Adenitis Syndrome
Kalpana Manthiram, MD ; Thomas Morgan, MD ; Kathryn Edwards, MD, FIDSA
10:45 AM
Transcriptional Profiling Discriminates Complete and Incomplete Kawasaki Disease (KD) from Adenovirus infection (HAdV)
Preeti Jaggi, MD ; Asuncion Mejias, MD, PhD ; Adriana H. Tremoulet, MD, MAS ; Virginia Pascual, MD ; Jane C. Burns, MD, FIDSA ; Damien Chaussabel, PhD ; Octavio Ramilo, MD
11:00 AM
Identification of Infectious Agents in Pediatric Bronchoalveolar Lavage Specimens Using Standard versus Molecular Diagnostic Methods
Sruti Nadimpalli, MD MPH ; Paul Planet, MD, PhD ; Smith Hannah, BS ; Coscia Gina, MD ; Tobin Hammer ; Henley Jessica ; Andrei Constantinescu, MD PhD ; Prakash Satwani, MD ; Fierer Noah, PhD ; Lisa Saiman, MD MPH ; Marc Foca, MD
11:15 AM
Genetic Polymorphisms and Risk of Infectious Wheezing in Pediatric Age
Susanna Esposito, MD ; Valentina Ierardi ; Cristina Daleno ; Alessia Scala ; Leonardo Terranova ; Claudia Tagliabue ; Walter Peves Rios ; Claudio Pelucchi ; Nicola Principi
11:30 AM
Clinical Characteristics of an outbreak of Mycoplasma pneumoniae -Associated Stevens - Johnson syndrome (SJS) in Children, Colorado, 2013
Daniel Olson, MD ; Louise Francois Watkins, MD, MPH ; Alicia Demirjian, MD, MMSc ; Xia Lin, PhD, MSPH ; Christine C. Robinson, PhD ; Kristin Pretty, BS ; Alvaro Benitez, BS ; Jonas M. Winchell, PhD ; Mauren Diaz, PhD, MPH ; Lisa Miller, MD, MSPH ; Teresa Foo, MD ; Melanie Mason, MS ; Ursula Lauper, MA, MPH ; Oren Kupfer, MD ; Jeffrey Kennedy, MD ; Mary Glode, MD, FIDSA ; Preeta Kutty, MD ; Samuel R. Dominguez, MD, PhD
11:45 AM
Clinical and Microbiologic Characteristics of Pediatric Patients with Lemierre Syndrome
Andrew Nuibe, MD ; Elizabeth Doby, MD ; Adam L. Hersh, MD, PhD ; Chris Stockmann, MSc ; E. Kent Korgenski, MS ; Andrew Pavia, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Jeffrey M. Bender, MD ; Kwabena Ampofo, MD

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R. Jhaveri, None

K. Edwards, Novartis: Grant Investigator and Scientific Advisor, Research grant

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