Program Schedule

Diagnostic Microbiology: Bacterial Infections

Saturday, October 11, 2014: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: The Pennsylvania Convention Center: IDExpo Hall BC

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Health care workers, Hospital administrators, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Investigators, Microbiologists, Researchers, Scientists

Validation of Rosco Diagnostica Diffusion Discs for Identification of Carbapenem Resistance Mechanisms in a Clinical Laboratory
Sarah Kemble, MD ; Jonathan Claus, MD ; Karen Lolans, BS ; Jennifer Lindsley ; Kamaljit Singh, MD
In Vitro Susceptibility of Common Urinary Tract Pathogens to Fosfomycin
Edwin Swiatlo, MD, Phd. ; Nicholas Sells, MD ; Daniel Chastain, PharmD ; Andrea Swiatlo, MS
  • Swiatlo_IDSA 2014.pdf (686.5 kB)
  • Comparative Effectiveness of the Three Most Popular Automated Identification and Susceptibility Platforms for Testing Multidrug-resistant and Carbapenemase-producing Organisms
    Lindsey Nielsen, PhD ; Robert Clifford, PhD ; Yoon Kwak, MS ; Caroline Argyros ; Ronald Rabinowitz, MD ; Paige Waterman, MD ; Emil Lesho, DO
    Laboratory Characterization and Epidemiology of Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) in Hennepin and Ramsey Counties, Minnesota, 2012-2013
    Melissa Hargreaves, PhD ; Paula Snippes Vagnone, MT (ASCP) ; Kristin Shaw, MPH, CIC ; Annastasia Gross, MT (ASCP) ; Jane Harper, BSN, MS, CIC ; Ruth Lynfield, MD
    Clinical and Microbiological Analysis of Staphylococcus lugdunensis isolates at UCLA
    Jennifer Veltman, MD ; Ian Mchardy, PhD ; Marissa Carvalho ; Anita Sokovic ; Myra Maldonado ; Janet Hindler ; Romney M. Humphries, Ph.D.
    Multicenter Retrospective Study on Streptococcus pneumoniae Serotypes isolated from Adult Patients with Invasive Pneumococcal Disease in Latin America
    Daniel Stamboulian, MD-PhD ; Hebe Vazquez, MD ; Valeria Confalonieri, MD ; Maria Cristina De Cunto Brandileone, Biochemistry ; Renato Kfouri ; Alejandra Corso, Bioquemistry ; Gabriela Echaniz-Aviles, MD ; Marcelo Marin
    Multicenter Clinical Evaluation of the Novel Alere i Strep Isothermal Nucleic Acid Amplification Test
    Daniel Cohen, MD ; Michael Russo, MD ; Keith Vrbicky, MD ; Preeti Jaggi, MD ; William Gluckman, DO, MBA, FACEP ; Amisha Parekh, MD ; Kathleen Cullen, MD ; James Cervantes, MD ; Paul Bradley, MD
    Evaluation of Diatherix Laboratories TEM-PCR: a novel multiplex diagnostic panel for detection of bacterial and viral respiratory pathogens
    John Arnold, MD ; Wei-Ju Chen, PhD ; Mary Fairchok, MD ; Christina Schofield, MD FACP ; Tahaniyat Lalani, MBBS, MHS ; Patrick Danaher, MD ; Michael Rajnik, MD ; Erin Mcdonough, BS ; Deepika Mor, MS ; Michelande Ridore, BA ; Timothy Burgess, MD, MPH ; Leslie Malone, MS, MB(ASCP) ; Elena Grigorenko, PhD ; Eugene Millar, PhD
    Brucella suis Bacteremia Misidentified as Ochrobactrum antropii by Vytek 2 Automated System
    Andrea Vila, MD ; Claudio Amadio Sr., MD ; Marķa Cecilia Dignani, MD ; Nidia Lucero, PhD ; Alicia Vicente, PhD ; Romina Galaguza, MD ; Gonzalo Vera Bello, MD ; Hugo Pagella, PhD
    Antimicrobial Susceptibility of Obligate Anaerobes Isolated from Military Trauma Patients
    Brian White, DO ; Katrin Mende, PhD ; Amy Weintrob, MD ; Miriam Beckius, MPH ; Wendy Zera, BS ; Dan Lu, MS ; William P. Bradley, MS ; David Tribble, MD, DrPH ; Clinton K. Murray, MD ; Elizabeth Rini, MD
    Evaluation of Legionella Diagnostic Testing by Urinary Antigen, Culture, and PCR
    Derrick Chen, MD ; Gary Procop, MD, FIDSA ; Sandra S. Richter, MD
    The Use of Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS) for the Diagnosis of Community-Acquired Pneumonia
    Kelvin To ; Kim-Chung Lee ; Samson Wong ; Ka-Ching Lo ; Ching-Wan Lam ; Kwok-Yung Yuen, MD
  • id_Week_2014_Poster.pdf (142.4 kB)
  • Evaluation of the FilmArray for Rapid Identification of Pathogens from Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) in Children
    Caroline Heyrend, PharmD ; Jarrett Killpack, BSc ; Kimberly Hanson, MD, MHS ; Trenda Barney, MT ; E. Kent Korgenski, MS ; Christi Ng, MPH ; Andrew Hemmert, PhD ; Mark a. Poritz, PhD ; Judy Daly, PhD ; Anne J. Blaschke, MD, PhD
    Utilization of PCR to Characterize Vaginal Flora in a Longitudinal Study of Recurrent Bacterial Vaginosis
    David Hilbert, PhD ; Sergey Balashov, PhD ; Martin Adelson, PhD ; Eli Mordechai, PhD ; Jack D. Sobel, MD, FIDSA ; Scott Gygax, PhD
    Impact of Culture Yield and Detection of Multi-Drug Resistant Organisms from CT-guided Abscess Drainage despite Prior Antibiotics
    Ruvandhi Nathavitharana, MD MPH ; Kathryn Mc Gillen, MD ; Alexander Brook, PhD ; Maryellen Sun, MD ; Bettina Siewert, MD ; Vassilios Raptopoulos ; Robert Sheiman, MD ; Olga Brook, MD
    Factors Associated with Pertussis Testing: Potential Disparities in Case Ascertainment
    Alison Tribble, MD ; Susan E. Coffin, MD, MPH ; Diego Campos, MS ; Kristen Feemster, MD, MPH, MSHP

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