Program Schedule

Pediatric Healthcare – associated Infection Epidemiology and Prevention

Friday, October 10, 2014: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: The Pennsylvania Convention Center: IDExpo Hall BC

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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

Use of Concomitant Antibiotics During Treatment for Clostridium difficile Infection (CDI) in Pediatric Inpatients
Vanessa Stevens, PhD ; Cary Thurm, PhD ; Matthew Kronman, MD ; Jeffrey S. Gerber, MD, PhD ; Samir Shah, MD, MSCE ; Jason Newland, MD ; Joshua Courter, PharmD ; Sarah Parker, MD ; Thomas Brogan, MD ; Adam L. Hersh, MD, PhD
Exposure to Gastric Acid-Suppression Therapy is Associated with Healthcare-Associated and Community-Associated C. difficile Infection in Children
Jennifer Jimenez ; Marci Drees, MD, MS, FACP ; Beth Loveridge-Lenza, M.D. ; Stephen Eppes, M.D. ; Fernando Delrosario, M.D.
Antiseptic tolerance and antimicrobial susceptibility of nosocomial Staphylococcus aureus at Texas Children’s Hospital:  2007-2013
Jonathon Mcneil, MD ; Eric Kok ; Kristina Hulten, PhD ; Edward O. Mason Jr., PhD ; Sheldon L. Kaplan, MD, FIDSA
  • nosocomial qac poster.pdf (298.5 kB)
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    Impact of Decolonization on Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus Transmission in Hospitalized Neonates
    Victor Popoola, MBBS, MPH, ScM ; Rebecca Pierce, RN, MS ; Justin Lessler, PhD ; Aaron M. Milstone, MD, MHS
  • IDWeek Poster_final.png (639.4 kB)
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    Infectious Complications of Extended Peripheral Intravenous Catheters (EPIVs) in a NICU
    Claudia Espinosa, MD, MSc ; Kristina Bryant, MD ; Lynette Boland, RN, BSN ; Jodi Behr, RN, MSN ; Lori Morris, RN, BSN ; Scott Duncan, MD, MHA
  • EPIV POSTER VF.pdf (1.4 MB)
  • 979
    Preventing Central Line Associated Bloodstream Infections (CLABSIs) in an Outpatient Pediatric Hemodialysis (HD) Unit
    Kirtida Mistry, MBBCh, DCH, MRCPCH ; Charmelle Hughes, RN BS ; Tracie Harris, MT(ASCP), CIC ; Xiaoyan Song, PhD, MBBS
    Pediatric Patients with Gastrointestinal Conditions and Central Line-Associated Bloodstream Infections
    Sarah B. Klieger, MPH ; Bram Raphael, MD ; Gail Potter-Bynoe, BS, CIC ; Christopher Duggan, MD, MPH ; Thomas J. Sandora, MD, MPH ; Danielle Zerr, MD, MPH, FPIDS ; Grace Lee, MD, MPH ; Elaine Cox, MD ; Susan E. Coffin, MD, MPH
    Catheter Complications in Children Discharged with Peripherally Inserted Central Catheters (PICCs)
    Amanda Morden ; Sonali Advani, MD, MPH ; Leslie Gosey, MS, RN, VA-BC ; Victor Popoola, MBBS, MPH, ScM ; Aaron M. Milstone, MD, MHS
    Pediatric Central Line Maintenance Bundle – Standardizing the Approach
    Adam Karcz, MPH, CPH, CIC ; Kristen Kelley, MPH, CIC, CLC ; Terri Bogue, MSN, RN, PCNS ; Elaine Cox, MD
  • CLABSI Bundle IDSA 2014.pdf (355.7 kB)
  • 985
    Uncommon Outcomes due to Common Colds: Epidemiology and Outcomes Associated with Nosocomial Viral Infections in Children
    Sarah Smathers, MPH, CIC ; Cindy Hoegg, BSN, RN, CIC ; Sarah B. Klieger, MPH ; Laura Smallcomb ; Lauren Satchell, BA ; Jackie Noll, BSN, RN, CEN ; Janine Cockerham, MSN, RN, CNS ; Susan E. Coffin, MD, MPH ; Julia Shaklee Sammons, MD, MSCE
    Human Metapneumovirus in a Children’s Hospital – Should We Pay More Attention?
    Jasjit Singh, MD ; Wendi Gornick, MS, CIC ; Heidi Avila, RN, CIC ; Carolyn Khong, MPH ; Negar Ashouri, MD
  • ID Week Poster 2014 HMPV.png (521.3 kB)
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    Carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae (CRKp) in Children. Clinical and Epidemiological Characteristics from Infected and Colonized Inpatients in a Tertiary care Hospital in Medellín, Colombia
    Alejandro Diaz, MD ; Andrea Restrepo, MD ; Diana Ortiz, MD ; Mónica Trujillo, MD, MSSc ; Carlos Garcés, MD ; Fabián Jaimes, MD, PhD
  • Abstract 46127.pdf (877.4 kB)
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