Poster Abstract Session:
148. HAI: Outbreaks
Friday, October 28, 2016: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall

Learning Objectives:


Tracks: Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

Group A Streptococcus in a Postpartum Patient: Reach Out to Infection Prevention!
Andrew Alexander, MD ; Carol Myers, RN, BSN ; Julie Mangino, MD, FSHEA
  • IDWeek Poster - GAS v6.pdf (2.3 MB)
  • Whole genome sequencing for investigation of a hospital outbreak of Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase- (KPC-) producing Klebsiella pneumoniae (KPN) linked with an index case of community-acquired KPC-producing KPN infection
    Je Eun Song, MD ; Young Soun Lim, M.S ; Eunjin Ha, RN, MPH ; Hyunsoo Kim, MD ; Moo Hyun Kim, MD ; Woo Yong Jeong, MD ; In Young Jung, MD ; Dong Hyun Oh, MD ; Yong Chan Kim, MD ; Eun Jin Kim, MD ; Su Jin Jeong, MD/PhD ; Nam Su Ku, MD ; Eun Suk Park, RN, Ph.D. ; Dongeun Yong, MD, PhD ; Kyungwon Lee, MD, PhD ; June Myung Kim, MD, PhD ; Jun Yong Choi, MD, PhD
    A Pseudo-outbreak of Stenotrophomonas maltophila Associated with Flexible Bronchoscopes
    Madhuri Sopirala, MD, MPH ; Christina Hinkle, RN ; Regina Newman, RN ; Phillip Gildenblatt, RRT ; Tiffany Wilson, RN
    Successful Control of an Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)-Aassociated Nosocomial Outbreak Caused by Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase (KPC)–producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in a University Hospital in Bogota, Colombia
    Sandra Valderrama, Specialist in Infectious Diseases ; Claudia Janneth Linares Miranda, NP ; Ángela Patricia Gonzalez Rubio, Nurse ; Sandra Gualtero, MD ; Gloria Cecilia Cortes Fraile, Bacteriologist ; Yanneth Escobar, Nurse ; Albis Cecilia Hani Amador, MD
  • Dr Ajoy.pdf (204.1 kB)
  • Outbreak of Klebsiella pneumoniae Carbapenemase-Producing Providencia stuartii in an University Hospital in Brazil
    Fabiana Hiromi Takashina, Resident ; Talita Cristina Galvão, Resident ; Luana Soares De Moraes, Resident ; Amanda Cristina Ishioka De Oliveira, Pharmacy Graduated ; Deise Moreira, Student of Pharmacy ; Caroline Martins De Matos, Student of Pharmacy ; Marcia Regina Eches Perugini, Professor of Microbiology at Londrina State University ; Floristher Elaine Carrara Marroni, Professor of Microbiology at Londrina State University ; Marsileni Pelisson, Professor of Microbiology at Londrina State University ; Claudia Carrilho, MD, PhD ; Eliana Carolina Vespero, Professor of Microbiology at Londrina State University
    Pseudo-outbreak of Mycobacterium chimaera in hematopoietic stem cell transplantation center due to sterile hand-washing machine
    Nakamura Shingen, MD, PhD ; Momoyo Azuma, MD, PhD ; Noriko Fujiwara, CNIC ; Masami Sato, MT ; Saori Nishino, CNIC ; Ryohei Sumitani, MD ; Munenori Uemura, MD ; Mamiko Takahashi, MD ; Masami Iwasa, MD ; Shiro Fujii, MD ; Hirokazu Miki, MD, PhD ; Kumiko Kagawa, MD, PhD ; Shiomi Yoshida, MT, PhD ; Masahiro Abe, MD, PhD
    Burkholderia cepacia bacteremias in a bone marrow transplant unit associated with contaminated water baths used for stem cell thawing
    Devin Weber, MD ; Trent Wang, MD ; Krisztina M. Papp-Wallace, PhD ; Susan Rudin, BS ; Robert A. Bonomo, MD ; Henry Fung, MD ; Mary Doherty, RN ; Peter Axelrod, MD ; Scott Becka, BS
  • IDSA PPt Burkholderia.pdf (1.3 MB)
  • Wrong Time, Wrong Place - A Hospital Associated Outbreak of Influenza A in the Summer
    Richard Oehler, MD, FACP, FIDSA ; John Toney, MD, FACP, FIDSA ; Sandra Gompf, MD, FIDSA ; Miriam Ruisz, BSMT, MPA ; Vivian Vega, MD ; Jose Lezama, MD ; Yvonne Dunn, MD
    Serologic Investigation among Health Care Workers Contacting MERS Patients during the 2015 Korean MERS Outbreak
    Ji-Yeon Kim, Dr. ; Ji Hye Lee, Dr. ; Kyong Ran Peck, Dr. ; Jae-Hoon Ko, Dr. ; Jiyeon Lee, Dr. ; Jin Yang Baek, MA. ; Yae-Jean Kim, MD, PhD ; Eun-Suk Kang, Dr. ; Sun Young Cho, Dr. ; Young Eun Ha, Dr. ; Marcel Müller, Ph.D. ; Christian Drosten, Ph.D. ; Cheol-in Kang, MD ; Doo Ryeon Chung, Dr. ; Jae-Hoon Song, Dr.
    Results of a Norovirus Outbreak Investigation in a Long Term Care Facility
    Christopher Cooper, MD ; Laxmi R. Chigurupati, MD ; Jennifer Johnson, RN BSN ; Virginia Nelson, RN MSN ; Barbara Siepierski, MD ; Sorabh Dhar, MD
    Next Generation Sequencing for Genomic Analysis of Cfr(B)-producing Enterococcus faecium Causing Infections in a New Orleans Medical Center
    Lalitagauri M. Deshpande, PhD ; Deborah Ashcraft, B.S. ; C. Naccari, BS ; Andrew P. Davis, BS ; George Pankey, MD, FIDSA ; Mariana Castanheira, PhD ; Rodrigo E. Mendes, PhD
  • IDWeek16 cfr 1408-final.pdf (296.7 kB)
  • Mucormycosis Among Solid Organ Transplant Recipients at an Acute Care Hospital — Pennsylvania, 2014-2015
    Amber Vasquez, MD, MPH ; Shannon Novosad, MD, MPH ; Erick Christensen, MPH ; Heather Moulton-Meissner, PHD ; M. Shannon Keckler, PHD ; Matthew Arduino, MS, DrPH ; Carolyn Gould, MD, MSCR ; Tom Chiller, MD, MPH ; Joseph Perz, DrPH MA ; Atmaram Nambiar, MD, MPH ; J. Todd Weber, MD, FACP, FIDSA ; Mary Brandt, PhD ; Alison S. Laufer-Halpin, Ph.D. ; Rajal K. Mody, MD, MPH
    A protracted outbreak of invasive Group A Streptococcal (iGAS) infection at a UK long term facility iinvestigated using whole genome sequencing
    Savita Gossain, BSc.; MB.BS; FRCPath ; Vicki Chalker, PhD ; Georgia Kapatai, PhD ; Juliana Coelho, PhD ; Huda Mohamed, MBBS, MCH, MPH FFPH MFPH ; Katherine Martin, PhD ; Mamoona Tahir, MBBS, MPH, FFPH, MFPH
    Management of Extreme Resistant (XDR) Acinetobacter (AB) Cluster in a Medical (M) ICU at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)
    Amy Metzger, BS, MT (ASCP), CIC, CHI ; Ashley Querry, BS, CIC ; Alison Galdys, MD ; Anthony Pasculle, ScD ; Carlene Muto, MD, MS, FSHEA

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

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    Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. CDT, Wednesday Oct. 26th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.