Poster Abstract Session:
226. Diagnostics for Multidrug-Resistant Bacteria
Saturday, October 10, 2015: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall

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

Presentations:
An 11,000 Isolate Same Plate/Same Day Comparison Reveals Notable Differences Among the Three Most Widely Used Platforms for Analyzing Multidrug-resistant Clinical Pathogens
Lindsey Nielsen, PhD ; Robert Clifford, Ph.D. ; Yoon Kwak, MS ; Lan Preston, AS ; Ronald Rabinowitz, MD ; Mary Hinkle, M.D. ; Paige Waterman, M.D. ; Emil Lesho, D.O., FIDSA
Molecular Detection of Antimicrobial Susceptibility: Changing Paradigm of Laboratory Testing for Multidrug Resistant Organisms
Leslie Malone, MS, MB(ASCP)CM ; Megan Stonebraker, BS ; Stefan Brzezinski, MBA, BS ; Donald Stalons, PhD, D(ABMM), MPH ; Ali Hassoun, MD FIDSA FACP ; Pius Brozka, PhD ; Nicole Fantin, BS ; Kamini Varma, PhD ; Joshua Trotta, BA ; Elena Grigorenko, PhD
Identification of Multi-drug resistance genes (MDRG) in stool samples of Hospitalized patients
Ali Hassoun, MD FIDSA FACP ; Khushdeep Chahal, MD ; Esmeralda Asis, MD ; Donald Stalons, PhD, D(ABMM), MPH ; Stefan Brzezinski, MBA, BS ; Pius Brozka, Ph.D ; Kamini Varma, PhD ; Nicole Fantin, PhD ; Joshua Trotta, BA ; Elena Grigorenko, PhD
Identification of Multidrug resistant genes (MDRG) in the respiratory tract of hospitalized patients using integrated molecular technologies
Ali Hassoun, MD FIDSA FACP ; Mounika Boyeinpally, MD ; Ashokkumar Gaba, MD ; Mickala Thompson, pharm D ; Jonathan Edwards, PharmD ; Leslie Malone, MS, MB(ASCP)CM ; Matthew Huff, BS ; Pius Brozka, Ph.D ; Joshua Trotta, BA ; Elena Grigorenko, PhD ; Donald Stalons, PhD, D(ABMM), MPH

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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.