Oral Abstract Session:
134. Where Did That Come From? Transmission Risks in Healthcare
Friday, October 6, 2017: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 01AB

Tracks: Trainee, Pediatric ID, Investigative ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

Moderators:  Judith Guzman-Cottrill, DO, Oregon Health and Science University and Curtis J. Donskey, MD, Case Western Reserve University

10:30 AM
Tracking an unusual carbapenemase-producing organism from drains to patient using whole genome sequencing
Amanda M. Ramsburg, B.S.N.; Rebecca A. Weingarten, Ph.D.; Sean P. Conlan, PhD; John P. Dekker, M.D., Ph.D.; Angela V. Michelin, M.P.H.; Robin T. Odom, M.S.; MaryAnn Bordner, R.N.; Caroline J. Zellmer, B.S.; David K. Henderson, M.D.; Julia A. Segre, Ph.D.; Karen M. Frank, M.D., Ph.D.; Tara Palmore, MD
10:45 AM
Bare Below the Elbows: A Randomized Trial to Determine if Wearing Short-Sleeved Coats Reduces the Risk for Pathogen Transmission
Amrita John, MBBS; Heba Alhmidi, MD; Melany Gonzalez-Orta, MD; Jennifer Cadnum, B.S.; Curtis J. Donskey, MD
11:00 AM
Defining Aerosol Generating Procedures and Pathogen Transmission Risks in Healthcare Settings
Jiayu Li, BS; Anna Leavey, PhD; Wang Yang, PhD; Caroline O'Neil, MA, MPH; Meghan Wallace, BS; Adrianus Boon, PhD; Pratim Biswas, PhD; Carey-Ann D. Burnham, PhD; Hilary M. Babcock, MD, MPH
11:15 AM
Utility of Routine Genomic Sequencing for Infection Control Surveillance
Richard T Ellison III, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA; Andrew Hoss, PhD; Jomol Mathew, PhD; Jeff Halperin, MBA PMP; Brian Gross, M.Sc., BSEE, RRT, SMIEEE; Doyle V Ward, PhD
11:30 AM
Invasive Mycobacterium abscessus Infection after Cardiac Surgery: Epidemiology and Clinical Outcomes
Arthur W. Baker, MD, MPH; Eileen K. Maziarz, MD; Sarah S. Lewis, MD MPH; Jason E. Stout, MD, MHS; Deverick J. Anderson, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA; Peter K. Smith, MD; Jacob N. Schroder, MD; Mani A. Daneshmand, MD; Barbara D. Alexander, MD, MHS, FIDSA; Daniel J. Sexton, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA; Cameron R. Wolfe, MBBS (Hons), MPH, FIDSA
11:45 AM
Daily Chlorhexidine Bathing in General Hospital Units – Results of the ABATE Infection Trial (Active BAThing to Eliminate Infection)
Susan S. Huang, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA; Edward Septimus, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA; Ken Kleinman, ScD; Julia Moody, MS; Jason Hickok, RN, MBA; Lauren Heim, MPH; Adrijana Gombosev, MS; Taliser Avery, MS; Katherine Haffenreffer, BS; Lauren Shimelman, BA; Mary K. Hayden, MD; Robert A. Weinstein, MD; Caren Spencer-Smith, MT(ASCP), MIS; Rebecca E. Kaganov, BA; Michael V. Murphy, BA; Tyler Forehand, BS; Julie Lankiewicz, MPH; Micaela H. Coady, MS; Lena M Portillo, BS, MT(ASCP); Jalpa Patel Sarup, BS, MT (ASCP); John A. Jernigan, MD, MS; Jonathan Perlin, MD, PhD, MSHA, FACP, FACMI; Richard Platt, MD, MS, FIDSA, FSHEA

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

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