IDWeek 2023 Agenda: Thursday

Thursday, October 12

Headed to Boston? You can catch ID Division faculty and colleagues on Thursday at the sessions below!


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8:00 am–9:00 am  |  Location: 204 AB
11 – Contemporary Approaches to HBV Treatment: Meet the Professor
Michael Melia: Moderator
Chloe Thio: Moderator | Speaker: 35 – Where We are Right Now 

8:00 am–9:00 am  |  Location: 254 AB
13 – IYKYK: HIV Care for Adolescents: Meet the Professor
Allison Agwu: Moderator 

10:30 am–11:45 am  |  Location: 160 ABC
22 – Everything Everywhere All At Once: Finding Quality, Value and Clinical Revenue In OPAT Programs: Symposium
Sara Keller: Speaker: 59 – Don’t drop the baton: Making the case for funding OPAT Programs as a quality improvement initiative 

10:30 am–11:45 am  |  Location: 107 ABC
23 – Innovative Responses to Surges in Syphilis: Symposium
Susan Tuddenham: Speaker: 62 – The Need for Novel Syphilis Diagnostics and Approaches 

10:30 am–11:45 am  |  Location: 157 ABC
24 – More Than Words: The Power of Writing in ID: Symposium
Michael Melia: Symposium Moderator 

10:30 am–11:45 am  |  Location: 258 ABC
26 – State-of-the-Art HIV Care and Prevention: Symposium
Christin Kilcrease: Speaker: 68 – Implementing Long-acting Antiretroviral Treatment and Prevention in the Clinic 

10:30 am–11:45 am  |  Location: 205 ABC
28 – Treatment Conundrums: Not Always Black and White: Symposium
Pranita Tamma: Moderator 

10:30 am–11:45 am  |  Location: 102 AB
31 – Clinical Trials: Oral Abstract
William Wright: Moderator 

12:15 pm–1:30 pm  |  Location: Poster Hall B+C
(203) Evaluating the Impact of Extended-Infusion Beta-Lactam Therapy on Clinical Outcomes and the Subsequent Emergence of Resistance in Adults with Gram-Negative Bloodstream Infections. Poster Session C7. Bacteremia
Sara Karaba: Presenting Author

12:15 pm–1:30 pm  |  Location: Poster Hall B+C
(283) Screening the PE/PPE Secreted Effectors of Mycobacterium tuberculosis to Uncover Novel Virulence-promoting Genes. Poster Session B5. Studies at the Interface of Host-Microbe Interaction
Benjamin Kolesky (MD-PhD Candidate; Student, MSTP Program): Presenting Author

12:15 pm–1:30 pm  |  Location: Poster Hall B+C
(330) Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy in People who Inject Drugs. Poster Session J. Clinical Practice Issues (e.g., billing, medical records & informatics, healthcare reform, home health/OPAT)
Armani Hawes: Presenting Author

12:15 pm–1:30 pm  |  Location: Poster Hall B+C
(374) A Multicenter Open-Label Single-Arm Clinical Trial of Combination Therapy of Surgery, Itraconazole, Doxycycline, and Azithromycin for Vascular Pythiosis. Poster Session C1. Clinical Trials
Kasama Manothummetha, Research Fellow: Presenting Author

12:15 pm–1:30 pm  |  Location: Poster Hall B+C
(386) Participant Reflections on Their Experiences Participating in Phase 1 and 2 Inpatient Vaccine Trials and Human Challenge Studies. Poster Session C1. Clinical Trials
Bettina Wuncherlich, Graduate Student: Presenting Author

12:15 pm–1:30 pm  |  Location: Poster Hall B+C
(451) Pre- and Post-implementation Comparison of the Impact of Emergency Department (ED)-Based COVID-19 Point-of-Care Testing on ED Patient Metrics. Poster Session Z6. COVID-19 Diagnostics
Katherine ZJ Fenstermacher: Presenting Author

12:15 pm–1:30 pm  |  Location: Poster Hall B+C
(615) A Prospective Cohort Study to Evaluate Performance of MycoMEIA – Aspergillus: A New Urine Diagnostic for Aspergillosis. Poster Session D4. Mycology
Nitipong Permpalung: Presenting Author

12:15 pm–1:30 pm  |  Location: Poster Hall B+C
(621) Evaluation of a Multiplex Endpoint PCR for the Detection of 21 Fungi Commonly Causing Fungal Pneumonia Using Barcoded Magnetic Bead Technology. Poster Session D4. Mycology
Katherine Uhteg: Presenting Author

12:15 pm–1:30 pm  |  Location: Poster Hall B+C
(781) “Rashional” Infectious Diseases Training: A “Dermatology for Infectious Diseases Fellows” Pilot Curriculum Evaluation. Poster Session E. Infectious Diseases Medical Education (scholarly work directed at enhancing infectious diseases education of trainees and/or health professionals, social determinants of health)
Danica Rockney: Presenting Author

12:15 pm–1:30 pm  |  Location: Poster Hall B+C
(886) Impact of Race on the Early Diagnosis and Treatment of Lyme Disease. Poster Session Y5. Structural Equity (Inclusion, Diversity, Access and Equity)
Samuel J. Starke: Presenting Author

12:15 pm–1:30 pm  |  Location: Poster Hall B+C
(895) Multisite Derivation and Validation of Machine Learning Models to Predict Severe Influenza Outcomes in Emergency Department Patients. Poster Session V1. Studies of the Epidemiology of Viral Infections
Jeremiah Hinton: Presenting Author

12:15 pm–12:45 pm  |  Location: Poster Hall B+C – Arena 4
38 – Bench to Bedside: Basic Science in Resistance Mechanisms: Rapid-Fire Poster
Pranita Tamma: Rapid Fire Moderator 

1:45 pm–3:00 pm  |  Location: 258 ABC
74 – Squabbles Among Friends: Is It Necessary to Check HIV Viral Loads in PrEP Clinic? And Should Mothers With HIV Breast/Chest Feed?: Interactive Session
Allison Agwu: Debate Style Speaker: 942 – Breast/chest feeding for parents with HIV: should we support? – PRO 

3:15 pm–4:30 pm  |  Location: 210 ABC
86 – Wastewater Analysis: From Surveillance to Discovery: Symposium
Trish Simner: Moderator 

3:15 pm–4:30 pm  |  Location: 258 ABC
88 – A Day With the Hospital Epidemiologist’s Pager: Challenging Cases in Infection Prevention: Interactive Session
Anna Sick-Samuels: Panelist