Oral Abstract Session:
271. Featured Oral Abstract
Saturday, October 29, 2016: 4:30 PM-4:45 PM
Room: La Nouvelle Orleans Ballroom

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Tracks: Adult ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control

Moderator:  Daniel J. Diekema, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA, University of Iowa

4:30 PM
Mycobacterium chimaera outbreak response: Experience from four US healthcare systems
A Ben Appenheimer, MD ; Daniel J. Diekema, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Dorine Berriel-Cass, MABSN, RN, CIC ; Tonya Crook, MD, MS, DTM&H ; Charles L. Daley, MD ; David Dobbie, MD ; Michael Edmond, MD, MPH, MPA, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Walter Hellinger, MD, FSHEA ; Dilek Ince, MD ; Kathleen G. Julian, MD ; Russell Lampen, DO ; Ricardo Arbulu, MD ; Emily Cooper, RN MS ACNS-BC CIC ; Eugene Curley III, MD ; Jorgelina De Sanctis, MD ; Carol Freer, MD MS FACP ; Michael Strong, PhD ; Kiran Gajurel, MD ; Nabeeh Hasan, PhD ; Shane Walker, CIC ; Cynthia Whitener, MD, FSHEA

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

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