ARLG at ECCMID

Support your ARLG colleagues who will be presenting at the 29th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases (ECCMID) in Amsterdam, Netherlands from April 13-16, 2019.

Date/ Time Session Title Presenter (Chair or Moderator noted) Topic (if presenter) Place
Saturday, April 13 13:30 – 14:30 Antibacterial activity of unusual combinations Barry Kreiswirth Multifactorial treatment approaches targeting carbapenem-resistant and hypervirulent Klebsiella pneumoniae Arena 2
Saturday, April 13 14:45 – 15:45 Clinical Trials with recently approved or late- stage development antibiotics Thomas Holland An efficacy analysis by lesion size of iclaprim versus vancomcin in patients with acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections: pooled phase III REVIVE trials Arena 5
Saturday, April 13 14:45 – 15:45 Beta-lactamase inhibitors:  the “second generation” meets the “first generation” problems Robert Bonomo Imipenem-relebactam efficiently inhibits D179 variants of the KPC-2 beta-lactamase Arena 2
Saturday, April 13
10:00 – 12:00
Management of chronic bone and joint infections Robin Patel (Chair) Hall D
Sunday, April 14 11:00 – 12:00 Pathogenetic profiling to fight antimicrobial resistance Robert Bonomo (Chair) Hall K
Sunday, April 14 14:45 – 15:45 Antibodies in the flight against multidrug-resistant Gram-negative bacterial infection Robert Bonomo (Chair) Hall H
Sunday, April 14
11:00 – 12:00
Possible impact of new immunomodulators on infection and infection management David van Duin (Chair) Hall B
Sunday, April 14
14:45 – 15:45
US experiences Bettina C. Fries Antibody-mediated killing of multidrug-resistant Gram-negative bacteria: what’s the future? Hall H
Monday, April 15 07:30 – 8:30 How to use Point-of-Care tests in microbiology? European vs. Robin Patel (Chair) Robin Patel (Rochester, United States) Hall J
Monday, April 15 16:00 – 18:00 Phage therapy’s coming of age: Progress towards the application of bacteriophages in the treatment of infectious diseases Robin Patel (Chair) Hall J
Tuesday, April 16 08:45 – 10:45 MRSA, VRE and beyond Cesar Arias (chair) Hall H
Tuesday, April 16 11:00 – 12:00 Recent Clinical Trials Vance Fowler Exebacase (Lysin CF-301) Improved clinical responder rates in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia including endocarditis compared to standard of care antibiotics alone in a first-in patient phase 2 study Hall N
Tuesday, April 16
11:00 – 12:00
Infection in immunocompromised hosts David van Duin (Chair) Hall J
Tuesday, April 16
12:15 – 13:15
Networks for Clinical Research – no other way David van Duin (Moderators) Arena 4
Tuesday, April 16
12:15 – 13:15
Networks for Clinical Research – no other way Sarah Doernberg ARLG in the USA Arena 4
Tuesday, April 16
13:30 – 15:30
Interventions to reduce morbidity and mortality of bloodstream infection Thomas Holland Patients’ experiences with Staphylococcus aureus and Gram-negative rod bloodstream infections: a qualitative study to inform development of a quality of life measure Hall N
Tuesday,April 16 13:30 – 15:30 Bacterial resistance: evolution, plasmids and fitness Barry Kreiswirth Processes driving the evolution of antibiotic resistance Hall E