Oral Abstract Session:
43. Epidemiology and Outcomes in Mycology
Thursday, October 27, 2016: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 288-290

Learning Objectives:


Tracks: Pediatric ID, Adult ID

Moderators:  Joshua Nosanchuk, MD, FIDSA, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Oliver Cornely, MD, FACP, FIDSA, FAAM, University Hospital of Cologne

10:30 AM
Multistate Epidemiologic Description of Histoplasmosis in the United States—2004–2015
Paige Armstrong, MD MHS ; Kaitlin Benedict, MPH ; D Haselow, MD, PhD ; Virgie Fields, MS ; Brendan Jackson, MD, MPH ; Connie Austin, DVM ; Malia Ireland, DVM MPH ; Kimberly Signs, DVM ; Veronica Fialkowski, MPH ; Reema Patel, MPH ; Caitlin Pedati, MD MPH ; Peter C. Iwen, PhD. ; Thomas Dobbs, M.D., M.P.H. ; Jannifer Anderson, RN BSN ; Suzanne Gibbons-Burgener, DVM, PhD ; Kim Warren, MPH ; Sherri Davidson, MPH ; Mary G. Mcintyre, MD, MPH ; Joanne Midla, VMD MPH-VPH ; Nhiem Luong, MD DrPH
10:45 AM
Epidemiology and Whole Genome Sequence Typing of Globally Emerging, Multidrug-Resistant Candida auris
Kizee Etienne, MPH ; Snigdha Vallabhaneni, MD, MPH ; Joveria Farooqi, MD ; Rana Jawad Asghar, MD ; Anuradha Chowdhary, MD ; Nelesh Govender, MBBCh ; Arnaldo Colombo, MD ; Belinda Calvo, MD ; Rindidzani Magobo, PhD ; Jabeen Kausar, MD ; Tom Chiller, MD, MPH ; Rajal K. Mody, MD, MPH ; Anastasia Litvintseva, PhD ; Shawn Lockhart, PhD
11:00 AM
Cryptococcus Infection Network in non-HIV Cohort (CINCH) study: Initial Report of Treatment and Outcomes
Andrej Spec, MD ; Anil Panackal, M.D., Sc.M., FIDSA ; Peter Williamson, M.D., Ph.D. ; John E. Bennett, MD ; Julia Garcia-Diaz, MD, FIDSA ; Darin Ostrander, PhD ; Chiung-Yu Huang, PhD ; Yifei Sun, PhD ; Kieren a. Marr, MD, FIDSA
11:15 AM
Clinical and Economic Burden of Invasive Mucormycosis: A Multicenter Cost-of-Illness Analysis of Patients Treated in German Tertiary Care Hospitals between 2005 – 2016
Sebastian Marcel Heimann, Dr. ; Maria Vehreschild, MD ; Oliver Cornely, MD, FACP, FIDSA, FAAM ; Werner Heinz, MD ; Johanna Kessel, MD ; Danila Seidel, PhD ; Joerg Janne Vehreschild, PD Dr. med.
11:30 AM
Candida haemulonii and Candida auris: Emerging Multidrug Resistant Species with Distinct Virulence and Epidemiological Characteristics
Talya Finn, MD ; Anna Novikov, MSc ; Shiri Zakin, PhD ; Edna Bash, MSc ; Judith Berman, PhD ; Ronen Ben-Ami, MD
11:45 AM
Invasive mucormycosis in patients with hematological diseases identified in the global FungiScope registry
Danila Seidel, PhD ; Luisa Duran Graeff, MD ; Maria Vehreschild, MD ; Janne Vehreschild, MD ; Blasius Liss, MD ; Philipp Köhler, MD ; Frank Müller, MD ; Hilmar Wisplinghoff, MD ; Oliver Cornely, MD, FACP, FIDSA, FAAM

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

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