Posters in the Park:
9. Posters in the Park
Wednesday, October 3, 2018: 5:30 PM-6:30 PM
Room: N Hall D Opening Reception and Posters in the Park Area

Outbreak of a Late-Onset Group B Streptococcus Cluster due to Probable Horizontal Transmission in a Level 3 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
Katerina Oikonomou, MD, PhD; Angela C. Gabasan, MSN, RN, CIC; Krystina Woods, MD; Emilia Sordillo, MD, PhD, FACP, FIDSA
Nocardia brasiliensis Infection after Hurricane Irma: Two Case reports
Sarah Al-Obaydi, MD, MPH; James DeMaio, MD; Nemer Dabage, MD, FACP
Successful implementation of the interim CDC precautions during the care of a patient with C. auras colonization in an inpatient rehabilitation facility and an intensive care unit
Melissa Reimer-McAtee, MD; Elizabeth Reed, BCN, RN; Gabriela Corsi, MD; Kelley M Boston, MPH, CIC; Harika Yalamanchili, DO; Audrey Wanger, PhD; Violeta Chavez, PhD; Sonia Bassett, BSN, RN, COS-C; Luis Ostrosky-Zeichner, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA
  • C auris IDSA poster 4x6.pdf (984.2 kB)
    Characteristics of Serious Infections in Hospitalized Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis or Systemic Lupus Erythematosus from 2002-2014
    Rouhin Sen, MD; Elizabeth George, MD, MPH; Sarah Aurit, Masters in Biostatistics; Renuga Vivekanandan, MD
  • IDSA Poster.pdf (649.0 kB)
    Role of UV Light in the Control of a MRSA Outbreak in a Pediatric Hospital in México.
    Daniela De La Rosa Zamboni, MSC; Almudena Laris González, MD; Juan Xicohtencatl Cortes, PHD; Sara Ariadna Ochoa Pérez, PHD; Víctor Edmundo Fuentes García, MD; Diana Moyao Garcia, MD; Eric Ochoa Hein, MD; Israel Parra Ortega, MSC; María Isabel Franco Hernandez, MD; Ariadnna Del Carmen Cruz Córdova, PhD; German Alberto Venegas Esquivel, MD
    Building a Hospital “Antidiarrhgram”: Local Experiences with Clostridium difficile Infection and Frequently Used Antimicrobials
    Shane Wilder, BS; Martha Carvour, MD, PhD; Keenan Ryan, PharmD, PhC; Carla Walraven, PharmD, MS; Fares Qeadan, PhD; Kimberly Page, PhD, MPH, MS; Meghan Brett, MD
    The Efficacy and Cost-effectiveness of Hospital Environment Cleaning with Potassium Peroxymonosulfate in the control of Hospital-Onset Clostridium difficile Infections
    Takumi Umemura, PhD; Yoshikazu Mutoh, M.D; Aiko Ohta, MPharm; Makiko Sukawa, CNS; Miharu Kaneko, CNS; Koji Kozaki, MPharm; Takami Shgehiro, BPharm; Hiroshige Mikamo, MD, PhD; Toshihiko Ichihara, MD
  • ☆IDWeekPoster2018.pdf (286.4 kB)
    Cost Effectiveness of Universal Decolonization in the ICU: A Pre and Post Intervention Analysis
    Jason Moss, DO; David S. Burgess, PharmD, FCCP, FIDP; Aric Schadler, MS; Lovisa Olafsdottir, MD; Kulwinder Sekhon, MPH; Joseph Pennington, BS; Derek Forster, MD
  • IDWEEK Final Poster.pdf (59.1 kB)
    Appropriate vancomycin use and incidence of vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE) infection in liver transplant recipients
    Jessica Ferguson, MD; Marisa Holubar, MD, MS; Waldo Concepcion, MD; Dora Ho, MD, PhD
  • ID Week Poster 9.25.pdf (279.6 kB)
    Development of a Pharmacy Resident Implemented Prospective Audit and Feedback Antimicrobial Stewardship Intervention
    Heather Savage, PharmD; Jefferson Bohan, PharmD, BCPS; Kyana Stewart, PharmD, BCPS; S. Travis King, PharmD, BCPS; Jonathan Hand, MD
    Broad spectrum antibiotic use in relation to β-lactam allergies
    Rachel LaNasa, MD; Muthu Narayan, DO, MPH; Aileen Ahiskali, PharmD; Rebecca Zadroga, MD
    Infective Endocarditis: Clinical and Epidemiological Aspects (2010-2018), Buenos Aires, Argentina
    María Eugenia Pannunzio, MD; Ana Medranda, MD; Carolina Carballo, MD; Mariana Lopez Daneri, MD; Choe Hyon Hu, MD; Willy Conejeros Parodi, MD; Aurelia Fallo, MD; Eduardo Lopez, MD
    Comparative clinical outcomes of candidemia associated hospitalizations between males and females: a population-based study
    Kwadwo Mponponsuo, MD; Vikram Lekhi, M.D.; Elissa Rennert-May, MD; Michael Parkins, MD; Christopher Goss, MD, MSc; Ranjani Somayaji, M.D.
    Prognosis of Brain Abscesses : Interest of Antibiotics Oral Switch. A Single Center Cohort Study of 109 Adult Patients.
    Antoine Khati, Resident; Colin Deschanvres, MD; David Boutoille, MD, PhD; Marie-Emmanuelle Juvin, PhD; Karim Lakhal, MD; Vincent Roualdes, MD; Benjamin Gaborit, MD; Paul Leturnier, MD; Raphael Lecomte, MD; François Raffi, MD, PhD; Lydie Khatchatourian, MD; Nathalie Asseray, MD, PhD
    Lyme Psychosis: The only treatment is antibiotics
    Pritiben Patel, MD; Don Walter Kannangara, MD, MSc, PhD, DTM&H, MRCP; Renu Toshniwal, MD; Saman Kannangara, MD; Dyanesh Pandya, MD; Manasi Revankar, DO
  • Lyme Psychosis.pdf (416.6 kB)
    Screening for Sexual Health Infections including Chlamydia, Gonorrhea and Syphilis in Accordance with European AIDS Clinical Society (EACS) Guidelines
    Colm Kerr, MB BCh BAO MRCPI BSc Microbiology; David Moynan, MB BCh BAO MRCPI; Niamh Allen, MB BCh BAO MRCPI; Colm Bergin, MD, FRCPI
  • ID week STI poster.pdf (510.1 kB)
    Empiric Antibiotic Therapy and Readmission Rate in Patients with Urinary Tract Infection
    Soojin Lee, PharmD; Sara Jones, PharmD, BCPS; Anthony M. Casapao, PharmD
    Common Gastrointestinal Pathogens Identified Using the Biofire FilmArray Gastrointestinal panel at a Military Medical Facility
    Edgie-Mark Co, DO, PhD; Aaron Brockshus, MD; Ellecia Rainwater, MD; Rupal Mody, MD; Jeff Sherwood, MD
    Rapid Identification of Filamentous Fungi by MALDI-TOF Mass Spectrometry using the VITEK® MS Mould Kit
    Inia Pérez, MD; Rodrigo Cruz, MD; Carmen Varela, MLT; María Diaz, MLT; Thomas Weitzel, MD; Lorena Porte, MD
    Candidemia among the patients of General Surgery Department in Ege University
    Uğur Önal, MD; Dilek Yeşim Metin, Professor; Can Karaca, Dr.; Süleyha Hilmioglu-Polat, Professor; Sinan Ersin, Prof.; Meltem Tasbakan, Professor
  • idweek2018.poster.pdf (439.0 kB)
    Evaluation of Procalcitonin as a Diagnostic Modality for Bacterial Infection in Patients with HIV/AIDS
    Evan Orosz, DO; Pavan Patel, MD; Rahul Dhiman, MD; Mirela Feurdean, MD
    Clinical utility of Thallium-201 SPECT scans for differential diagnosis of focal central nervous system lesions in HIV/AIDS patients.
    Monica Muñoz Lopez, MD; Edgar Ortiz Brizuela, MD; Ricardo Martinez-Martinez, MD; Luis Enrique Soto Ramírez, MD
    Educational Interventions Improve Trainee Practice of Urine Culturing in Catheterized Patients
    Catherine Gao, MD; Rupak Datta, MD PhD; Cindy Smith, BSN, RN; Dana Dunne, MD; Louise Dembry, MD, MS, MBA, FSHEA; Richard Martinello, MD; Manisha Juthani-Mehta, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA; Sonali Advani, MBBS, MPH;
    Malignancy Associated Mortality in Patients with Human Immunodeficiency Virus and End Stage Renal Disease
    Mihir Patel, BS; Jennifer Waller, PhD; Stephanie Baer, MD; Vanessa Spearman, MD; Mufaddal Kheda, MD; Lufei Young, PhD; N Stanley Nahman Jr., MD; Rhonda Colombo, MD
  • Mihir Patel - IDSA Poster.pdf (889.4 kB)
    Comparison of Counseling Strategies for HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) Initiation
    Ivan Leroux, BA; Jessica Ridgway, MD; Ellen Almirol, MPH, MAMS
    Kaposi Sarcoma manifestations in women during the established antiretroviral era: a case-series in an urban hospital in southern USA
    Anisha Apte, BS; Clifford Gunthel, MD; Marina Mosunjac, MD; Minh Ly Nguyen, MD, MPH, FACP
  • KS in Women Poster Final.pdf (853.8 kB)
  • Poster-San Francisco.pdf (9.4 MB)
    Hallucinations and CNS Side Effects with Voriconazole: A Real World Description
    Ahmad Mourad, MD; Melissa Johnson, PharmD, MHS; John R Perfect, M.D., FIDSA
    Evolving Epidemiology of Candidemia in Critically Ill Patients
    Nicole Brenner, MD; Akshat Vyas, MBBS; Nebiyu Biru, MD; Christian Woods, MD; Andrew Shorr, MD
    Fever, Neutropenia, and a Rash
    Kathryn Weakley, MD; Julianne Green, MD, PhD
    Funny Bones
    Nicole Kelly, BA; Shivang Shah, MD, DPhil; Candace L Johnson, MD; Jennifer Lee, MD; Carrie Ruzal-Shapiro, MD
    Two Brothers With a Rash
    Luis Castagnini, MD; Julie D Wohrley, MD; Julia C. Rosebush, D.O.
    A Toddler with Rash, Neutropenia, and Thrombocytopenia
    Andrew Haynes, MD; Sarah Parker, MD
  • IDWeek_Haynes - FINAL v2.pdf (429.8 kB)
    Unexplained Fever and Lymphadenopathy
    Julie Steinbrink, MD; Hannah Dzimitrowicz, MD; Anand Lagoo, MD, PhD; Arthur W. Baker, MD, MPH
  • IDWeekPoster2018.pdf (375.9 kB)
    Acute Respiratory and Circulatory Failure in a Renal Transplant Patient (Another case when vancomycin & meropenem will fail)
    Michael Woodworth, MD, MSc; Aneesh K Mehta, MD, FIDSA, FAST; G. Marshall Lyon III, MD
    “A tale of two Mycobacteria — pulmonary tuberculosis and leprosy co-infection”
    Farrell Tobolowsky, DO; Leila Hojat, MD; Carlos Franco-Paredes, MD, MPH; Andres Henao-Martinez, MD; Alfonso J. Rodriguez-Morales, MD, MSc, DTM&H, FFTM RCPSG, PhD; Wilmer Villamil-Gomez, M.D.
  • 03.13_66_Tobolowsky.pdf (713.2 kB)
    A 33-year-old woman with shoulder pain
    Alfredo Puing Vera, MD; Ank E Nijhawan, MD, MPH, MSCS
  • IDweek case.pdf (2.7 MB)
    An immunosuppressed man with 5 months history of cough and night sweats
    Madiha Fida, MD; Ahmed Hamdi, MD; Mark P. Wilhelm, MD, FIDSA
    From Travel to Near Tragedy: A Tropical Disease to Blame
    Shylah M. Moore-Pardo, MD; Johonna Asquith, MD; Sadaf Aslam, MD; Richard Oehler, MD
  • Leptospirosis Poster PDF.pdf (1.7 MB)
    TB or not TB: a classic case of the great mimicker
    Jason H. Malenfant, MD; Ashlyn N. Sakona, MD; Christopher Tymchuk, MD, PhD
    A man in his thirties living with HIV with rectal pain after antiretroviral initiation
    Eduardo Perez-Alba, MD; Horacio Decanini-Arcaute, MD; Jose Sanchez-Beiza, MD; Javier Ramos-Jimenez, MD, PhD
  • IDWeek Eduardo Perez.pdf (842.6 kB)
    A 19 YO man with fevers, rash and diffuse lymphadenopathy
    Talha Riaz, MD; Evgenia Kagan, MD; Cassandra Salgado, MD, MS

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

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