Oral Abstract Session:
37. Duodenoscope-Related CRE Infections
Thursday, October 8, 2015: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 5--AB

Tracks: Adult ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Pediatric ID

Moderators:  Mary K. Hayden, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA, Rush University Medical Center and Susan S. Huang, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA, Division of Infectious Diseases and Health Policy Research Institute, University of California Irvine School of Medicine

10:30 AM
Identification of Klebsiella pneumoniae producing OXA-232 and CTX-M-15 by Whole Genome Sequencing Analysis
Shangxin (Shaun) Yang, PhD ; Peera Hemarajata, MD, PHD ; Janet Hindler, MCLS, MT(ASCP) ; Kevin Ward, CLS ; Fan Li, PhD ; Helty Adisetiyo, PhD ; Grace Aldrovandi, MD, PhD ; Romney M. Humphries, Ph.D.
10:45 AM
Los Angeles County Public Health Response to Outbreaks of Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) Associated with Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
Dawn Terashita, MD, MPH ; Moon Kim, MD, MPH ; Patricia Marquez, MPH ; L'tanya English, RN, MPH ; Benjamin Schwartz, MD ; Nicole Green, Ph.D., D(ABMM) ; Hector Rivas, MPH ; Juan Lopez, MPH ; Laurene Mascola, MD, MPH
11:00 AM
Epidemiologic Review of Carbapenem Resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) and Duodenoscopes in the Department of Veterans Affairs
Russell Ryono, Pharm. D. ; Patricia Schirmer, MD ; Cynthia Lucero-Obusan, MD ; Gina Oda, MS ; Jason Dominitz, MD ; Mark Holodniy, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA
11:15 AM
Evaluation of Bacterial Contamination on Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography Duodenoscopes Before and After Cleaning and High Level Disinfection
Michaela A. Gazdik, PhD ; Jana Coombs, BS ; Kristin Dascomb, MD, PhD ; Carrie W. Taylor, RN, CIC ; Jeannette Prochazka, MSN, ACNS-BC ; Michael Sossenheimer, MD ; Bert K. Lopansri, MD
11:30 AM
Adequacy of Duodenoscope Reprocessing Methods as Reported by Infectious Disease Physicians
Susan E. Beekmann, RN, MPH ; Tara Palmore, M.D. ; Philip M. Polgreen, MD ; John E. Bennett, MD
11:45 AM
Disposable endoscope model for simulating endoscopic processing: It is all about the time!
Mohamed Yassin, MD, PhD ; Yasir Hamad, MD ; Rahman Hariri, PhD, MBA, MT(ASCP) ; Juliet Ferrelli, MS, MT(ASCP), CIC ; Leeanna Mckibben, RN, MS

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