Premeeting Workshop:
PW4. Fellows’ Day Premeeting Workshop ($)
Wednesday, October 7, 2015: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Room: San Diego Convention Center, 31--ABC
ID Training Program Directors’ Committee

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

  • describe how and when to utilize bacterial, fungal and viral diagnostic tools
  • identify career options in the molecular diagnostic field
  • discuss challenging case scenarios related to molecular diagnostics and infectious diseases

Target Audience: Members-in-training, Medical students and residents, Fellows

Tracks: Trainee, Adult ID

Pre-Meeting Workshop Moderator:  Benjamin T. Davis, MD, Harvard Medical School

Pre-Meeting Workshop Panelists:  Angela Caliendo, MD, PhD, FIDSA, Alpert Medical School of Brown University , Eleftherios Mylonakis, MD, PhD, FIDSA, Rhode Island Hospital and Kimberly Hanson, MD, MHS, University of Utah School of Medicine

8:00 AM
Viral Diagnostics
Angela Caliendo, MD, PhD, FIDSA
8:30 AM
Fungal Diagnostics
Eleftherios Mylonakis, MD, PhD, FIDSA

  • Mylonakis-Fungal Diagnostics.pdf (3.8 MB)
  • 9:00 AM
    Bacterial Diagnostics
    Kimberly Hanson, MD, MHS

  • Hanson - Bacteriology Laboratory.pdf (506.5 kB)
  • 10:00 AM
    10:15 AM
    Case Presenter
    Natasha Rybak, MD
    10:15 AM
    Case Presenter
    Swati Gohel, MD Medicine
    10:15 AM
    Case Presenter
    Natasha Chida, MD
    10:15 AM
    Case Presenter
    Daniel Boucek, MD
    10:15 AM
    Case Presenter
    Katherine Mullin, MD
    10:15 AM
    Case Presenter
    Luke Strnad, MD
    10:15 AM
    Case Presenter
    Andrew Dysangco, MD

    CME Credits: No CME credit is offered for this session.

    ACPE Credits: No CPE credit is offered for this session

    ACPE Number:


    A. Caliendo, Roche Molecular: Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee
    Abbott Molecular/IBIS: Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee
    BioFire Technologies: Scientific Advisor , Speaker honorarium
    Quidel: Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee
    Cubist: Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee
    Nanosphere: Scientific Advisor , Speaker honorarium
    T2 Biosystems: Investigator , Research support
    Hologic: Investigator , Research support

    E. Mylonakis, T2 biosystems: Grant Investigator , Research grant
    Astellas Pharma: Board Member and Grant Investigator , Consulting fee and Grant recipient
    Boehringer Ingelheim: Grant Investigator , Research grant

    K. Hanson, None

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    Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PDT, Wednesday Oct. 7th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.