Oral Abstract Session:
32. Vectors and Viruses
Thursday, October 27, 2016: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room: 283-285

Learning Objectives:


Tracks: Pediatric ID, Adult ID

Moderators:  Michael Kurilla, MD, PhD, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease and Michael Boeckh, MD, FIDSA, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

8:45 AM
Neurologic complications of Zika Virus Infection: Prospective Descriptive Study of 52 Patients Attended at the Hospital Universitario de Caracas between January and April 2016.
Ydarlys Yate, MD ; Elizabeth Armas, MD ; Nathaly Atencio, MD ; Krikor Postalian, MD ; Louwis Perez, MD ; Francisco Chacon, MD ; Clara Pacheco, MD ; Maria Redondo, MD ; Maria Landaeta, MD MSc
9:00 AM
Zika Virus Infection in the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)
Patricia Schirmer, MD ; Cynthia Lucero-Obusan, MD ; Mark Winters, MS ; Gina Oda, MS ; Sonia Saavedra, MD, Chief ID Section ; Mirsonia Martinez, CIC ; Mark Holodniy, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA
9:15 AM
Large-Scale Identification and Characterization of Hematopoietic Cell Transplant Recipients and their Donors with Inherited Chromosomally Integrated HHV-6
Joshua Hill, MD ; Ruth Hall Sedlak, PhD ; Amalia Magaret, PhD ; Anna Mikhaylova, PhD ; Meei-Li Huang, PhD ; Keith Jerome, MD, PhD ; Danielle Zerr, MD, MPH, FPIDS ; Michael Boeckh, MD, FIDSA
9:30 AM
Post-chikungunya chronic inflammatory rheumatism: results from a retrospective 12-months follow-up study of 171 cases in La Virginia, Risaralda, Colombia
Alfonso J. Rodriguez-Morales, MD, MSc, DTM&H, FFTM RCPSG, PhD ; Victor Manuel Restrepo-Posada, BSc ; Nathalia Acevedo-Escalante, BSc ; Esteban David Rodríguez-Muñoz, BSc ; Manuela Valencia-Marín, BSc ; Sara Sofía Reyes-Guerrero, BSc ; Karen Daniela Aroca-Gómez, BSc ; Deisy De Roció Narváez-Guinchin, BSc ; Jessica Lisbeth Imbacuan-Unigarro, BSc ; Juan D Castrillón-Spitia, MD ; José J. Londoño, MD ; Hector D. Bedoya-Rendón, MD ; Javier De Jesús Cárdenas-Pérez, MD ; Jaime a. Cardona-Ospina, MD ; Guillermo Javier Lagos-Grisales, MD, MPH
9:45 AM
Evidence of High Rate of Powassan Virus Co-infection in Lyme Disease Patients
Anna Schotthoefer, PhD ; Holly Frost, MD ; Angela Thomm, BS ; Alan Dupuis II, BS ; Susan Kehl, PhD ; Laura Kramer, PhD ; Thomas Fritsche, MD, PhD ; Yvette Harrington, MS ; Konstance Knox, PhD

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

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