Poster Abstract Session:
228. Global Health
Saturday, October 10, 2015: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall

Learning Objectives:


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

Novel adjunctive therapies for cerebral malaria that target metabolism
Tuan M. Tran, MD, PhD ; Emile B. Gordon, BS ; Geoffrey T. Hart, PhD ; Michael Waisberg, MD, PhD ; Munir Akkaya, PhD ; Ann Kim, BS ; Sara E. Hamilton, PhD ; Mirna Pena, BS ; Takele Yazew, BS ; Chen-Feng Qi, MD, PhD ; Louis H. Miller, MD ; Jonathan D. Powell, MD, PhD ; Susan K. Pierce, PhD
The Effect of Malaria During Pregnancy on Infant Susceptibility to Malaria
Sarah Boudova, BA, MS ; Titus Divala, MBBS, MPH ; Randy Mungwira, MBBS ; Patricia Mawindo, NA ; Tamiwe Tamoka, FCPath ; Terrie Taylor, DO ; Miriam K. Laufer, MD, MPH
Novel Meta-Analyses of Microarray Data First Step Toward Malaria Disease Signature Development
Mohamad Omar Hadied, BS ; Osama El-Sayed, BS ; Bilal Zaidi, BS ; Jihad Al-Jabban, BS ; Shuaib Raza, BS ; Imad Al-Jabban, BS ; James Pan, BA ; Tej Azad, BA ; Dexter Hadley, MD/PhD
Compliance with Malaria Preventive Measures by U.S. Military Personnel Deployed in Support of Ebola Control Efforts in Liberia
Todd J. Vento, MD, MPH, FACP, FIDSA ; Anthony P. Cardile, DO ; Christopher T. Littell, DO ; Matthew N. Fandre, MD ; Tyler J. Mark, B.S. ; Dennis C. Drinkwater, MD ; Neel J. Shah, MD ; Amber Gruters, MD ; Paul D. Strohl, PA ; Clinton K. Murray, MD, FIDSA
Therapeutic failure in returning traveler with falciparum malaria treated with Artemether-Lumefantrine: First reported case report in United States
Amit M Sharma, MBBS, MPH ; Mohsena Amin, MD ; Wajihuddin Syed, MBBS ; Naveen Gnanabakthan, MD, MSc ; Cesar Orellana, MD ; Namita Sharma, MBBS, MD ; Mark Polhemus, MD
Targeted Mass Drug Administration of antimalarials to control malaria in Lakonia Greece, 2013-2014
Maria Tseroni, RN, MSc ; Agoritsa Baka, MD ; Maria Georgitsou, MSc ; Maria Harvalakou, RN ; Maria Panoutsakou, MD ; Ioanna Psinaki, RN ; Panagiota Bleta, RN ; Maria Tsoromokou, Nurse Assistant ; George Karakitsos, Nurse Assistant ; Chrysovalantis Silvestros, RN, MSc ; Danai Pervanidou, MD ; Christina Kapizoni, MD ; Irene Terzaki, RN ; Anna Vakali, MSc ; Theano Georgakopoulou, MD, MPH, PhD ; Sotirios Tsiodras, MD, PhD, Assoc Professor ; Athanassios Tsakris, MD ; Jenny Kremastinou, MD, PhD ; Christos Hadjichristodoulou, MD, MPH, PhD
Clinical Characteristics and Outcomes in Patients 65 Years of Age or Older, Infected with Dengue Virus in Colombia
Fernando Rosso, MD, MSC ; Robinson Pacheco, MSC ; Sarita Rodríguez, MD ; Sara Vanegas, Medical student
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  • Older Age and Illness Duration Predict Poor Response to Platelet Transfusion in Adult Dengue
    David Lye, MBBS ; Sophia Archuleta, MD ; S Omar, MBBS ; Jenny G Low, MBBS, MRCP, MPH ; H Oh, MBBS ; Yuan Wei, MSc ; Paul Ananth Tambyah, MD ; YS Leo, MPH
    Platelet Kinetics of Prophylactic Platelet Transfusion in Adult Dengue
    David Lye, MBBS ; Sophia Archuleta, MD ; S Omar, MBBS ; Jenny G Low, MBBS, MRCP, MPH ; H Oh, MBBS ; Yuan Wei, MSc ; Paul Ananth Tambyah, MD ; YS Leo, MPH
    Traveler Demographics, Characteristics of Travel, Personal Protective Measure Use, Mosquito Exposure, and Chikungunya Seroconversion during the Outbreak in the Americas
    David Lindholm, MD ; Edward Grant, MPH ; Todd Myers, PhD ; Kalyani Telu, MS ; Mary Fairchok, MD ; Anuradha Ganesan, MD, MPH ; Mark Johnson, MD, MTM&H ; Anjali Kunz, MD ; David Tribble, MD, DrPH, FIDSA ; Tahaniyat Lalani, MBBS, MHS ; Heather Yun, MD, FIDSA
    Differentiating Dengue and Chikungunya: A Characterization of Clinical and Laboratory Features from Guayas, Ecuador
    Maria López Garcia, MD ; Sonia Joutteaux Haro, MD ; Rommel Litardo Salinas, MD ; Whitney Allyn Qualls, PhD ; Aileen Yu-Hen Chang, MD MSPH ; Diego Vásquez Cedeńo, MD
  • Risk Factors for Possible Serious Bacterial Infection in Young Infants in Central Rural India
    Marie Wang, MD ; Archana Patel, MD, DNB, MSCE, PhD ; Amber Prakash, MS ; Lauren Arlington, MPH ; Nellie Hansen, MPH ; Patricia Hibberd, MD, PhD
    Etiologies and Outcome of Adult Sepsis in Urban Outpatient Clinics in Tanzania
    Noémie Boillat-Blanco, MD ; Zainab Mbarack, MD ; Josephine Samaka, AMO ; Tarsis Mlaganile, LA ; Theckla Kazimoto, Microbiologist ; Aline Mamin, Biologist ; Blaise Genton, MD/PhD ; Laurent Kaiser, MD ; Valérie D'acremont, MD/PhD
    Health Worker and Family Caregiver Hand Hygiene in Bangladesh Healthcare Facilities: Results from a Nationally Representative Survey
    Lily Horng, MD ; Leanne Unicomb, PhD ; Mahbub-Ul Alam, MPH, MSS ; Amal Halder, PhD ; Probir Ghosh, MSc ; Stephen Luby, MD
    Effect of Probiotics on Markers of Gut Health in Bangladeshi Infants
    Yana Emmy Hoy-Schulz, PhD ; Kaniz Jannat, MBBS ; Thomas Roberts, BS ; Saira Zaidi, MPH ; Md. Mostafizur Rahman, BS ; Mohammad Alauddin, PhD ; Leanne Unicomb, PhD ; Stephen Luby, MD ; Julie Parsonnet, MD, FIDSA
    Identification of Cryptosporidium Kinases and Epigenetic Modifiers as Potential Drug Targets Using a Chemical Genetics Approach
    Vinod Mohan, MD ; Christopher Huston, MD ; Rajiv Jumani, BS ; Erin Osmanski, BS ; Raymond Hui, PhD
    Optimizing Management of Paediatric Diarrhoeal Disease in Botswana: A Pilot, Factorial, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Rapid Enteric Diagnostics and Probiotic Therapy 
    Jeffrey Pernica, MD, MSc, FRCPC ; Andrew Steenhoff, MBBCh ; Margaret Mokomane, MSc ; Kwana Lechiile, BSc ; Banno Moorad, . ; Marek Smieja, MD, PhD ; Loeto Mazhani, MD ; Mark Loeb, MD, MSc, FSHEA ; Ketil Stordal, MD, PhD ; David Goldfarb, MD, FRCPC
    Epidemiology of childhood diarrhea in rural north Pakistan: 20 year follow-up from 1989-1996 to 2012-2014
    Zeba Rasmussen, MD, MPH ; Elizabeth D. Thomas, MSPH ; Nahida Bano, MA ; Julia M. Baker, MPH ; Assis Jahan, MSc ; Syed Iqbal Azam, MSc ; Mohammad H. Jafri, HSD ; Arielle Hartz, HSD ; Ejaz Hussain, MA ; Wasiat H. Shah, MA ; Saba Wasim, MSc ; Khalil Ahmed, PhD, MSc
    Towards Polio Eradication: OPV and IPV exposure in Mexican Communities Preparing for a Randomized Controlled Trial of Poliovirus Circulation Patterns
    Clea Sarnquist, DrPh, MPH ; Marisa Holubar, MD ; Lourdes Garcia-Garcia, MD ; Leticia Ferreyra Reyes, MD ; Rogelio Montero-Campos, MS ; Luis Pablo Cruz-Hervert, MSc ; Aisha Talib, MPP ; Meira Falkovitz Halpern, PhD ; Yvonne Maldonado, MD, FIDSA, FPIDS
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  • High Prevalence of Group B Streptococcus Colonization among Pregnant Women in Amman, Jordan
    Kate Clouse, PhD, MPH ; Asem Shehabi, DSC ; Abel Mani Suleimat, MD ; Samir Faouri, MD ; Najwa Khuri-Bulos, MD, FIDSA ; James D. Chappell, MD, PhD ; Kimberly Fortner, MD ; David Aronoff, MD, FIDSA ; Natasha Halasa, MD, MPH, FPIDS
    High Mortality and Relapse Rates of Melioidosis (Burkholderia pseudomallei infections) in Singapore
    Mei Fong Jaime Chien, MRCP ; Limin Wijaya, MRCP ; Thuan Tong Tan, MRCP
    The First Report outside the China: Seroprevalence of Severe Fever with Thrombocytopenia Syndrome in Healthy Individuals in Incheon, South Korea
    Song Mi Moon, M.D. ; Myung Deok Kim-Jeon, M.S. ; Ji-Yeon Kim, M.D. ; Eun Kyung Kang, M.D. ; Sung Suck Oh, M.S. ; Haeyoung Kim, M.S. ; Yeon Ja Koh, M.S. ; Seung Jegal, M.S. ; Se Youn Han, M.S. ; Mi Yeon Lee, M.S. ; Nam Kyu Jo, M.S. ; Yong Woo Gong, M.S. ; Yoon Soo Park, M.D.
    Seroprevalence of Hepatitis B and C Virus Infections among Pregnant Women in Haiti, 2012
    Rania a. Tohme, MD, MPH ; Jocelyne Andre-Alboth, MD ; Alexandra Tejada-Strop, MSc ; Jacques Boncy, MD ; Jeannot Francois, MD, MPH ; Jean Wysler Domercant, MD, MPH ; Mark Griswold, Msc. ; Saleem Kamili, PhD
    Global epidemiology of human rabies: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Mohsin Ali, MPhil ; Brian Chang, BA, BS ; Sandra Isabel, MD, PhD ; Shaun K. Morris, MD, MPH
  • Poster (2015-03-11) v3.pdf (1.1 MB)
  • Reappearance of Rabies in Greece
    Argyro Triantafyllou, biopathologist ; Anthi Sideri, biopathologist ; Nikolaos Chaviaras, biopathologist ; Eleni Papadogeorgaki, biopathologist
    Malaria of the North: Outcomes of Human Babesiosis in Long Island, NY After Treatment Guidelines Revision
    Ekaterina Klevtsova, MD, MS ; Julia Sackheim, DO ; Eric Spitzer, MD, PhD ; Bettina Fries, MD
    YouTube videos as a source of medical information during the Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever epidemic
    Dhruvika Mukhija, MD ; Sajan Jiv Singh Nagpal, MD ; Ahmadreza Karimianpour, DO ; Diwakar Mohan, MD, DrPH ; Andrei Brateanu, MD
    Salvador Hernandez, MD ; Alvaro Joaquin Altamirano Ufion, MD ; Jalal Dufani, MD ; Patrick Bergin, Medical Student ; Adieb Abuhamidah, MD ; Daniel Sanchez, MD ; Jason Bradfield, MD ; Sheba Meymandi, MD ; Mahmoud Traina, MD
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  • Human Papillomavirus in Male Clients of Female Sex Workers in Peru
    Jenell Stewart, DO, MPH ; Martha Calderon, MD, MPH ; Alison Hathaway, NP-C, MSN ; Rachel Winer, PhD ; Vicky Solari, ISW ; Silvia M Montano, MD, MPH ; Joseph R Zunt, MD, MPH
    Kinetics of IgM and IgG antibodies after scrub typhus infection
    George Varghese, MD, DNB, DTMH, FIDSA ; Divya P, MSc ; Paul Trowbridge, MD ; Visalakshi J, MSc, PhD
    Scrub Typhus and Abnormal Electrocardiography
    Dong-Min Kim, M.D., PhD. ; Na Ra Yun, M.D., PhD.
    Low procalcitonin level in acute scrub typhus
    Jae Hoon Lee, MD/PhD ; Chang Seop Lee, MD ; Jeong-Hwan Hwang, MD
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  • Dermatitis due to Paederus sp.: Report of an outbreak of 68 cases in the province of Darien, Panama
    José Antonio Suárez, MD ; Lorenzo Caceres, PhD ; Carmela Jackman, MD ; Amanda M. Gabster, MSc ; Panamá Peréz, MD ; Juan Miguel Pascale, MD, PhD ; Néstor Sosa, MD
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  • Seroprevalence of Strongyloidiasis and Schistosomiasis among Immigrants and Refugees in Montreal, Canada
    Archana Asundi, MDCM ; Momar Ndao, Ph.D ; Brian Ward, MD ; Sonya Cnossen, MSc ; Michael Libman, MD ; Christina Greenaway, MD, MSc
    Place of Albendazole in the Treatment of Cystic Ecchinococcosis
    Dorra Lahiani, MD ; Fairouz Abid, MD ; Makram Koubaâ, MD ; Emna Elleuch, MD ; Chakib Marrakchi, MD ; Imed Maaloul, MD ; Boussayma Hammami, MD ; Mounir Ben Jemaa, MD
    Managing a large Outbreak of Trichinellosis in Belgium associated with Consumption of Imported Wild Boar Meat
    Peter Messiaen, MD PhD ; Emmanuel Bottieau, MD PhD ; Marjan Van Esbroeck, MD ; Jochen Nijs, MD ; Pierre Dorny, PhD ; Jeroen Van Der Hilst, MD, PhD ; Steven Vanderschueren, MD PhD ; Daniel Blockmans, MD PhD ; Annemie Forier, MD
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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.