Interactive Session:
23. Navigating the Phenotype vs. Genotype Conundrum in Resistance: A Case-Based Symposium
Thursday, October 4, 2018: 8:45 AM-10:00 AM
Room: N Hall D

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

  • address the current challenges posed by the diagnosis of antimicrobial resistant organisms in clinical settings
  • review mechanisms of resistance and treatment options for carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae and multi-drug resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
  • discuss the most important issues in the diagnosis and treatment of mold infections.

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Fellows, Hospital epidemiologists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Investigators, Lab personnel, Medical students and residents, Members-in-training, Microbiologists, Nurses, Pharmacists, Researchers, Scientists

Tracks: Global ID, Pediatric ID, Trainee, Adult ID

Interactive Moderators:  Cesar Arias, MD, PhD, FIDSA, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston , David R. Andes, M.D., FIDSA, University of Wisconsin and Robert Bonomo, MD, Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center

Interactive Panelists:  J. Kristie Johnson, PhD, University of Maryland School of Medicine , Amy Mathers, MD, University of Virginia Health System , William Miller, MD, UTHealth McGovern Medical School and Dimitrios P. Kontoyiannis, MD, ScD, PhD (Hon), FACP, FIDSA, FECMM, FAAM, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.25 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.25 application-based contact hours of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-18-194-L01-P


C. Arias, Merck & Co., Inc.: Grant Investigator , Research support . MeMed: Grant Investigator , Research support . Allergan: Grant Investigator , Research support .

D. R. Andes, None

R. Bonomo, None

A. Mathers, Accelerate Diagnostics: Consultant , Consulting fee . Zavante: Research Contractor , Research grant . SeLux: Consultant , Consulting fee . Medisans Company: Consultant and Investigator , Consulting fee and Research grant .

W. Miller, Merck: Investigator , Research support . Shionogi: Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee . Achaogen: Speaker's Bureau , Speaker honorarium .

D. P. Kontoyiannis, Merck: Consultant , Research support and Speaker honorarium . Pfizer: Consultant , Research support . Astellas: Consultant , Research support and Speaker honorarium . Gilead: Speaker's Bureau , Speaker honorarium . F2G Inc: Speaker's Bureau , Speaker honorarium . Cidara Inc: Speaker's Bureau , Speaker honorarium . Jazz Pharmaceuticals: Speaker's Bureau , Speaker honorarium .

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