Oral Abstract Session:
131. HAI: Surveillance and Reporting
Friday, October 28, 2016: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 388-390

Learning Objectives:


Tracks: Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

Moderators:  Shelley S. Magill, MD, PhD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Deverick Anderson, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA, Duke University Medical Center

10:30 AM
Continuous surveillance by whole genome sequencing to identify and manage MRSA outbreaks
Mitchell Sullivan, PhD ; Deena Altman, MD ; Elizabeth Webster, BS ; Martha Lewis, BS ; Zenab Khan, n/a ; Colleen Beckford, MS ; Brianne Ciferri, MPH ; Gintaras Deikus, PhD ; Angela Rendo, BS ; Flora Samaroo, BS ; Robert Sebra, Ph.D. ; Fran Wallach, MD ; Gopi Patel, MD ; Camille Hamula, PhD ; Ali Bashir, PhD ; Eric Schadt, PhD ; Andrew Kasarskis, PhD ; Kathleen Gibbs, MD ; Harm Van Bakel, PhD
10:45 AM
Molecular Analysis of Transmission Events in the Antimicrobial Scrub and Transmission (ASCOT) Trial
Deverick Anderson, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Bobby Warren, BS ; Rachel Addison, MT (ASCP), MPH ; Batu K Sharma-Kuinkel, PhD ; Yuliya Lokhnygina, MS, PhD ; Laura J Rojas, MSc ; Susan D. Rudin, BS ; Robert A. Bonomo, MD ; Vance G. Fowler Jr., MD
11:00 AM
Automated Alerts Generated from Illinois’ Extensively Drug Resistant Organism (XDRO) Registry Can Improve Awareness of Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) Carriage at the Time of Hospital Admission
Michael Y. Lin, MD, MPH ; Angela Tang, MPH ; Wei Gao, BS ; Shawn Xiang, MS ; Erica Runningdeer, MSN, MPH, RN ; Onofre Donceras, MS, RN ; Jayne M. Haake, MT(ASCP), CIC ; Jorge P. Parada, MD, MPH ; Deborah B. Pavlak, RN, BSN, CIC ; Barbara Schmitt, RN, BSN ; Elaine Trulis, MS, BSN, RN ; Michael O. Vernon, DrPH ; Sharon F. Welbel, MD ; Shane Zelencik, MPH, CIC ; Robert A. Weinstein, MD ; William E. Trick, MD
11:30 AM
Impact of 2015 NHSN definition changes on ICU CLABSI at a large healthcare system
Lydia Grimes, MSN, RN, BA, CIC ; Kathleen M. Mcmullen, MPH, CIC ; Carole Leone, RN, MSN, CIC ; Ashleigh Goris, MPH, BSN, RN, CIC ; Cassandra Mueller, MSN, RN ; Cathy Carroll, PhD, MA, MBA ; Myra Anderson, MT(ASCP) ; Jennifer Zimmerman, BSN, RN ; Amber Conrad, RN ; David K. Warren, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Hilary M. Babcock, MD, MPH
11:45 AM
Visualization of inpatient C. difficile transmission events: Can pictures speak louder than words?
Bronwen Garner, MD MPH ; Sarah S. Lewis, MD MPH ; Rebekah W. Moehring, MD, MPH ; Daniel Sexton, MD ; Deverick Anderson, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Penny Cooper, DHSc ; William Rutala, PhD, MPH, FSHEA ; David J. Weber, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA

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

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