Program Schedule

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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

Presentations:
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
Posters
  • 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
    Posters
  • 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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