Oral Abstract Session:
38. Global Health
Thursday, October 8, 2015: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 32--ABC

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Tracks: Adult ID, Global ID

Moderators:  Joseph Vinetz, MD, FIDSA, University of California San Diego and Keith Klugman, MD, PhD, FIDSA, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

10:30 AM
Investigating the longevity of Plasmodium falciparum-specific IgG responses in absence of infection: a longitudinal study in Mali
Eugene Liu, MD ; Chiung-Yu Huang, PhD ; Jeff Skinner, M.S. ; Aarti Jain, MS ; Aissata Ongoiba, M.D. ; Shanping Li, M.S. ; Safiatou Doumbo, M.D. ; Didier Doumtabe, Pharm.D. ; Younoussou Kone, M.D. ; Aboudramane Bathily, M.D. ; Jules Sangala, M.D. ; Ogobara K. Doumbo, M.D., Ph.D. ; Kassoum Kayentao, M.D., M.P.H. ; Boubacar Traore, Pharm.D., Ph.D. ; Philip Felgner, Ph.D. ; Peter D. Crompton, M.D., M.P.H.
10:45 AM
Indicators for Developing Severe Dengue Identified from a Prospective Acute Febrile Illness Study in Puerto Rico
Janice Pérez-Padilla, BSN, MPH ; Brenda Torres-Velázquez, MS ; Aidsa Rivera-Sánchez, MS ; Eric Gonzalez, MD ; Juan P. Torres, MD ; Esteban Lugo, MD ; Tyler M. Sharp, PhD ; Luisa I. Alvarado, MD ; Kay M. Tomashek, MD, MPH
11:00 AM
Pre-Travel Assessment of Measles Immunity Status and Administration of MMR for Adult International Travelers seen in Global TravEpiNet Sites
Emily Hyle, MD ; Sowmya Rao, PhD ; Emily Jentes, PhD, MPH ; Amy Parker Fiebelkorn, MSN, MPH ; Stefan Hagmann, MD ; Rochelle Walensky, MD MPH ; Edward Ryan, MD ; Regina Larocque, MD, MPH, FIDSA
11:15 AM
Whole Genome Sequencing of Babesia microti from Patients Reveals Recent Origin, Extensive Population Structure, and Recent Expansion of Zoonotic Strains
Jacob Lemieux, MD, DPhil ; Alice Tran, B.A. ; Lisa Freimark, MS ; Heidi Goethert, Ph.D. ; Sue Bazner, NP ; Graham Mcgrath, BA ; Eric Rosenberg, M.D. ; Sam Telford, DSc ; Jeffrey Bailey, MD, PhD ; Pardis Sabeti, MD, DPhil
11:30 AM
Cost-effectiveness of meglumine antimoniate and caretaker DOTS miltefosine treatment for cutaneous leishmaniasis for pediatric patients in Colombia
Brandon Berger, BA ; Alexandra Cossio, RN MSc ; Mai T. Pho, MD MPH ; Maria Del Mar Castro, MD ; Sergio Prada, PhD ; Ramiro Guerrero, MSc ; Allison H. Bartlett, MD, MS ; Nancy Gore Saravia, PhD
11:45 AM
Potency of a human monoclonal antibody to diphtheria toxin relative to equine diphtheria anti-toxin in an animal model
Heidi Smith, MD, PhD ; Peter Cheslock, PhD ; Mark Leney, PhD ; Bruce Barton, PhD ; Deborah Molrine, MD

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