Oral Abstract Session:
29. Advances in Epidemiology and Diagnosis of Mycobacterial Diseases
Thursday, October 27, 2016: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room: 275-277

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Tracks: Adult ID

Moderators:  Wesley Van Voorhis, MD, PhD, FIDSA, University of Washington and Jeffrey Percak, MD, Tulane University School of Medicine

8:30 AM
Accuracy of a highly multiplexed, ten-color, point-of-care assay for rapid Mycobacterium tuberculosis drug susceptibility testing: A prospective, multicenter study
*Yingda Xie, MD ; *Soumitesh Chakravorty, Ph.D ; Derek Armstrong, M.H.S. ; Sandra Armakovitch, MPH ; Laura Via, Ph.D ; Taeksun Song, Ph.D ; Hong Zhu, MD ; Peng Xu, Ph.D ; Qian Gao, Ph.D ; Myungsun Lee, MD ; Jong Seok Lee, Ph.D ; Ray Chen, MD ; Clifton Barry III, Ph.D ; Jerrold Ellner, MD, FIDSA ; Susan Dorman, MD ; David Alland, MD
8:45 AM
Digitalisation Leverages Notification and Treatment Adherence of Tuberculosis Patients in Private Sector: Pilot study from India
Suneetha Narreddy, MD ; Archana Trivedi, MBBS ; Asra Farheen, Social Worker ; Sarabjit Chadha, MD
9:00 AM
Chest Radiograph Screening for Pulmonary Tuberculosis Disease Among US Immigration and Customs Enforcement Detainees: Early Detection, Rapid Intervention
Nicole Boardman, MPH ; Tiffany Moore, RN, MSNed ; Jennifer Freiman, MPH, CPH ; Deborah Schneider, BSN ; Diana Elson, DrPH, MA ; Edith Lederman, MD, MPH, FIDSA
9:15 AM
Epidemiology of Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Infections in the U.S. Veterans Health Administration
Makoto Jones, MD, MS ; Kevin L. Winthrop, MD, MPH ; Scott D. Nelson, PharmD, MS ; Scott Duvall, PhD ; Olga Patterson, PhD ; Kevin Nechodom, BS ; Kimberly Findley, RN ; Lewis Radonovich, MD ; Matthew Samore, MD, FSHEA ; Kevin Fennelly, MD, MPH
9:30 AM
Spatial Epidemiology of Pulmonary Nontuberculous Mycobacteria in Hawaii
Jennifer Adjemian, PhD ; Timothy Frankland, MA ; Yihe Daida, PhD ; Jennifer Honda, PhD ; Kenneth N. Olivier, MD, MPH ; Adrian Zelazny, Ph.D. ; Stacey Honda, MD ; D. Rebecca Prevots, PhD, MPH

CME Credits: No CME credit is offered for this session.

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