Poster Abstract Session:
155. Public Health
Friday, October 9, 2015: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall

Learning Objectives:


Tracks: Adult ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control

Relationship Between Student Absenteeism Associated with Influenza-like Illness and Influenza Activity in the Community
Jonathan Temte, MD, PhD ; Shari Barlow, BA ; Amber Schemmel, BS ; Emily Temte, BA ; Maureen Landsverk, BS ; Yenlik Zheteyeva, MD, MPH ; Ashley Fowlkes, MPH ; Amra Uzicanin, MD
  • IDWeek - ORCHARDS.pdf (1.4 MB)
  • Pregnancy as a risk factor for severe outcomes from influenza virus infection: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies
    Dominik Mertz, MD, MSc ; Johanna Geraci, MSc ; Judi Winkup, MSc ; Justin Ortiz, MD ; Mark Loeb, MD, MSc, FSHEA
  • 1153 SR Pregnancy ID Week.pdf (56.8 kB)
  • US Healthcare Costs for Illness Attributable to Seasonal Influenza Type A and Type B During 2001/2002 – 2008/2009
    Songkai Yan, M.S. ; Derek Weycker, Ph.D. ; Stephania Sokolowski, B.A. ; Girishanthy Krishnarajah, Ph.D.
    Pandemic influenza preparedness: preparation of a research platform to ensure a timely response
    Sarah Ball, MPH, ScD ; Mark G. Thompson, PhD ; Alicia M. Fry, MD, MPH ; Sam Bozeman, MPH ; Angela P. Campbell, MD, MPH, FPIDS ; Fatimah S. Dawood, MD ; Seema Jain, MD, MPH ; Jill Ferdinands, PhD, MSc ; Sandra Dos Santos Chaves, MD ; Matthew Biggerstaff, MPH ; Swathi Thaker, PhD ; Sarah Spencer, PhD ; Patricia Shifflett, RN, MS
    Arbovirus Co-Infections in Wisconsin Tick Populations
    Konstance Knox, PhD ; Angela Thomm, BS ; Yvette Harrington, MS ; David Baewer, MD PhD ; Donald Carrigan, PhD
  • 1157_IDWPOSTER.pdf (3.3 MB)
  • Re-emergence of brucellosis in cattle and humans from a silent wildlife reservoir and consequences on human exposures management in a brucellosis-free country
    Alexandra Mailles, PHD, DVM ; Jacques Gaillat, MD ; Severine Rautureau, DVM ; Bruno Garin-Bastuji, PHD, DVM ; Jean Hars, DVM ; Pierre Tattevin, MD, PHD ; Olivier Catelinois, IGS ; Valérie Le Bourg, DVM ; Virginie Mick, PHD, DVM ; Frederic Lucht, MD, PHD ; Véronique Vaillant, MD ; Javier Garau, MD ; Jean-Paul Stahl, MD, PHD ; Jean-Pierre Bru, MD, PHD
    Prevalence of Trypanosoma cruzi among U.S. Military Members Training in South Texas
    Bryant Webber, MD, MPH ; Mary Pawlak, MD, MPH ; Sandra Valtier, PhD ; Candelaria Daniels, PhD ; Thomas Cropper, DVM ; Charla Tully, DO
  • Chagas Poster.jpg (188.8 kB)
  • Legionella surveillance in a VA hospital water system: Cold water sampling is more sensitive, but hot water samples are more likely to yield L. pneumophila serotype 1 (Lp 1)
    Monique Boudreaux-Kelly, Ph.D. ; Patricia Harris, RN, MSN ; Joseph Mikolic, Ph.D. ; Ali Sonel, MD ; Cornelius Clancy, MD ; Brooke K. Decker, M.D.
    Unexpected High Carriage Rate of Neisseria meningitidis Among Dormitory Residences in Tokyo, Japan
    Hajime Kamiya, MD, MPH, PhD ; Hideyuki Takahashi, PhD ; Tomimasa Sunagawa, MD, PhD ; Kazunori Oishi, MD, PhD ; Makoto Ohnishi, MD, PhD
  • IDSA poster FINAL.pdf (536.6 kB)
  • Global Estimates of Meningococcal Meningitis Case Fatality Ratios by Region for Children and Adults
    Adena Greenbaum, MD, MPH ; Cristina Garcia, MHS ; Brian Wahl, MPH ; Maria Knoll, PhD ; Katherine L. O'brien, MD, MPH
    Disease Notification Rates, Australia 1991–2011: Temporal Trends and Demographic Influences
    Katherine Gibney, MBBS, FRACP, FAFPHM, MPH ; Karin Leder, MBBS, FRACP, PhD, MPH ; Robert Hall, MBBS, FAFPHM ; Allen C. Cheng, MBBS, FRACP, MPH, PhD
    Utility of CMS Claims Data for Disease Surveillance
    Lin Fan, PhD ; Rex Astles, PhD ; Howard Burkom, PhD
    Rubella Seroprevalence in an Unvaccinated Pregnant Population in Malatya, Turkey
    Ender Pehlivan, prof ; L Karaoglu, Prof ; Metehan Ozen, Professor ; Mehmet Tekerekoglu, Prof ; MF Genc, Prof
    Early Detection and Timely Reporting of Non-Mumps Etiologies of Parotitis: An Example in Developing Clinical and Public Health Partnerships
    Reema Patel, MPH ; Mugdha Golwalkar, MPH ; Shawn Richards, BS ; Pam Pontones, MA ; Stephanie Dearth, MS ; Jamie Yeadon-Fagbohun, BA ; Stephanie Dalenberg, BS ; John Christenson, MD, FIDSA
    Age-specific clinical features of norovirus gastroenteritis associated with foodborne outbreaks in elder-care facilities
    Koichi Tokuda, MD, PhD, MPH ; Ayako Tanouchi, MT, MPAS ; Mitsuo Kaku, MD, PhD
  • 1169.pdf (222.5 kB)
  • Secondary Household Transmission Associated with Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli Outbreaks in Japan
    Koichi Tokuda, MD, PhD, MPH ; Yuichiro Yahata, MT, PhD, MPH ; Tomimasa Sunagawa, MD, PhD
  • 1170.pdf (148.3 kB)
  • Measles Exposure in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and Labor and Delivery Ward — California, January 2015
    Patrick Ayscue, DVM ; Amanda Kamali, MD ; Jared Rutledge, PhD ; Jennifer Zipprich, MS, PhD ; Mary Morrisson, RN, MSN, PHN ; Kathleen Harriman, PhD, MPH, RN ; Ken Bird, MD, MPH
    First Mycobacterium abscessus Outbreak Associated with Recreational Water in the United States
    Ingrid Lundgren, MD, MPH ; Christine Hahn, MD ; Kris Carter, DVM, MPVM ; Sarah Correll, DVM ; Amanda Bruesch, MS ; Thomas Rand, MD, PhD
    Molecular and Epidemiological Investigation of a Pseudo-Outbreak by Burkholderia cepacia in two Intensive Care Units in a University Hospital in Bogotá, Colombia
    Sandra Valderrama, Specialist in Infectious Diseases ; Sandra Gualtero, MD ; Yazmin Rodriguez, MD ; Claudia Janneth Linares Miranda, NP ; Ángela Patricia Gonzalez, Nurse of the infectious diseases control group ; Marley Andrea Ávila, Epidemiologist
  • Poster B. cepacia.jpg (803.4 kB)
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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.