ARLG at IDWeek 2019

Are you attending IDWeek 2019? Connect with your ARLG colleagues at the following sessions, oral presentations, and posters.

Day Time Session Title Presentation Title Moderators Speakers
10/2/2019 1:30-1:55 pm What’s Hot in ID and HIV What’s Hot in ID Clinical Science Cesar Arias Helen Boucher
10/2/2019 3:45-5:15 pm Opening Plenary Session: From Outbreaks to –Omics: Revolutionizing the Infectious Diseases Landscape in the Age of Big Data Cesar Arias
10/3/2019 8:05-8:20 am The Big Idea: Making the Case to Policymakers for ID and HIV Priorities The Big Idea IDSA-HIVMA Advocacy Hill Day: Lessons Learned Sarah Doernberg, Buddy Creech (panelists)
10/3/2019 9:15-10:00 am Edward H. Kass Lecture: Epidemic Infectious Diseases and Creation of the Infectious Diseases Discipline. Cesar Arias
10/3/2019 10:30-11:45 am Diagnostic Clinical Cases Kimberly Hanson (interactive moderator) Robin Patel (panelist)
10/3/2019 10:30-11:45 am We’re Part of the Problem: How ID Killed Antibiotic Development Helen Boucher, Vance Fowler Helen Boucher
10/3/2019 10:30-11:45 am Behavioral Approaches to Antibiotic Stewardship Ebbing Lautenbach
10/3/2019 10:55-11:20 am Clinical Trials that Might Change your Practice Clinical Trials in Bacterial Diseases that Might Change your Practice David van Duin
10/3/2019 11:20-11:45 am Help or Hype? Update on Biomarkers in Management of Adult and Pediatric Infectious Diseases The Next Generation of ID Host Response Biomarkers Ephraim Tsalik Ephraim Tsalik
10/3/2019 12:15- 12:45 pm Rapid Fire Poster Session: Antimicrobial Resistance Pranita Tamma
10/3/2019 12:15- 12:45 pm Rapid Fire Poster Session: Diagnostics Patricia Simner
10/3/2019 1:45-2:10 pm Antimicrobial Stewardship in Compromised Hosts Antimicrobial Stewardship in Solid Organ Transplant Patients Judith Anesi
10/3/2019 1:45-3:00 pm Applying Contact Precautions: What’s the Best Approach to Reduce Transmission? Ebbing Lautenbach
10/3/2019 2:35-3:00 pm Head Scratching Cases of MDR Gram-Negatives Other than Enterobacteriales Acinetobacter baumannii Yohei Doi,

Cesar Arias

Anthony Harris
10/3/2019 2:35-3:00 pm Who Owns Sepsis Anyway? Sepsis and Antimicrobial Stewardship: Right Drug, Right on Time Deverick Anderson
10/3/2019 3:15-4:30 pm Clinical Controversies Oral Therapy for Uncomplicated S.aureus Bacteremia Vance Fowler
10/4/2019 8:00-9:00 am Meet the Professor

Cefazolin vs Nafcillin for MSSA Infections: Pro- Con Debate

Cefazolin vs Nafcillin for MSSA Infections: Pro- Con Discussion Sarah Doernberg
10/4/2019 10:30-11:45 am Phages to the Rescue Yohei Doi,

Cesar Arias

10/4/2019 10:30-11:45 am Tackling the Big Beasts of Healthcare Epidemiology Ebbing Lautenbach
10/4/2019 10:30-11:45 am Pathogenesis and Inflammatory Response Robert Bonomo
10/4/2019 1:45-3:00 pm Big Beasts I Samuel Shelburne
10/4/2019 1:45-3:00 pm Emergent Mechanisms of Resistance and How to Prevent Them Amy Mathers
10/4/2019 1:45-3:00 pm Innovative Diagnostics Robin Patel
10/4/2019 1:45-2:04 pm Hot Topics in Pediatric Infectious Diseases Hot Topics in Pediatric Infectious Diseases-Speaker 1 Ritu Banerjee
10/4/2019 3:15-4:30 pm Challenging Cases in Infectious Diseases Henry F. Chambers
10/4/2019 3:15-4:30 pm Cutting Edge in Pediatric Osteomyelitis: Basic Scientist, ID Clinician, and Orthopedist Pranita Tamma
10/5/2019 8:00-9:00 am Meet the Professor

Registration Trials versus Clinical Practice: Challenges Associated with Newly Approved Antimicrobials

Yohei Doi,

Cesar Arias

10/5/2019 10:30-11:45 am Novel Antimicrobials and Approaches Against MDR Organisms Jose Munita
10/5/2019 2:10-2:35 pm The Etiology of Community Acquired Pneumonia: How Appropriate are Current Guidelines? New Diagnostic Platforms and Antibiotic Use in Community Acquired Pneumonia Sara Cosgrove
10/5/2019 3:15-4:30 pm This Year’s Innovations in Pediatric Infectious Diseases Buddy Creech
10/5/2019 3:15-4:30 pm Diagnosis and Management of Cryptococcal Meningitis Jose M. Miro
10/5/2019 3:15-4:30 pm Mechanistic Basis of Action and Resistance of B-lactam/B-lactamase Inhibitors Yohei Doi
10/5/2019 3:15-4:30 pm Opportunistic Infections in the ICU: From Pathophysiology to Practical Approaches Samuel Shelburne
10/5/2019 3:15-4:30 pm Fungi: Blood, Sweat, and Genes Cornelius Clancy
10/5/2019 4:45-5:15 pm Maxwell Finland Lecture Prosthetic Joint Infection: Bedside to Bench, Bath Sonication and Beyond Robin Patel
10/6/2019 8:00-9:00 am Hot Topics in Outpatient Antimicrobial Therapy of Infective Endocarditis Jose M. Miro
10/6/2019 9:15-10:45 am Closing Plenary Session: All About Vaccines: The Individual, the Community, the World Cesar Arias




Oral Presentations
Day Time/Room Number/Title Speakers
10/3/2019 2:45-3:00 pm/144ABC 841-Implications of C. difficile Treatment on Environmental Contamination: A Randomized, Controlled Trial with Microbiologic, Environmental, and Molecular Outcomes Nicholas A Turner, Maria Gergen, William A Rutala, Daniel J Sexton, Vance G Fowler, Rachel Addison, Deverick J Anderson
10/4/2019 3:30-3:45 pm/147AB 1878-Impact of Antibiotic Stewardship Rounds in the Intensive Care Setting: a Prospective Cluster-Randomized Crossover Study Jessica Seidelman, Nicholas A. Turner, Rebekah Wrenn, Christina Sarubbi, Deverick J. Anderson, Daniel J. Sexton, Rebekah Moehring
Day Time Number/Title Authors
10/3/2019 12:15-1:30 pm

12: 35 – 12:40 pm: A brief oral presentation will be given in the Poster/Exhibit Hot Zone area.


640-Randomized clinical trial evaluating clinical impact of RAPid IDentification and antimicrobial Susceptibility testing for Gram Negative bacteremia (RAPIDS-GN) Ritu Banerjee, Lauren Komarow, Abinash Virk, Nipunie Rajapakse, Audrey Schuetz, Brenda Dylla, Michelle Earley, Judith Lok, Peggy Kohner, Sherry Ihde, Nicolynn Cole, Lisa Hines, Katelyn Reed, Omai Garner, Sukantha Chandrasekaran, Annabelle de St. Maurice, Meganne Kanatani, Jennifer Curello, Rubi Arias, William Swearingen, Sarah Doernberg, Robin Patel, and the Antibacterial Resistant Leadership Group
10/3/2019 12:15-1:30 pm 636-Genome Epidemiology of Carbapenem-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in the United States Alina Iovleva, Mustapha M Mustapha, Eric Cober, Sandra Richter, Cesar Arias, Jesse Jacob, Robert Salata, Michael Satlin, Darren Wong, Robert Bonomo, David van Duin, Yohei Doi
10/3/2019 12:15-1:30 pm 498-High burden of CRO colonization and its association with infection among patients transferred to a tertiary care hospital in India Smita Sarma, Matthew Robinson, Yatin Mehta
10/3/2019 12:15-1:30 pm 625-Genomic Epidemiology of Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae from Colombia: A Prospective Multicenter Study Jinnethe Reyes, Lorena Díaz, Lina P. Carvajal, Rafael Rios, Lina V. Millán, Aura M. Echeverri, Angie K. Hernandez, Sandra Vargas, Soraya Salcedo, Adriana Marin, Laura Mora, Karen Ordoñez Diaz, Edilberto Cristancho Quintero, Sandra Valderrama, Beatriz Elena Ariza, Gloria Cortes, Laura Rojas, Henry F. Chambers, Vance G. Fowler, Barry Kreiswirth, Maria V. Villegas, Robert Bonomo, Blake Hanson, David van Duin, Cesar A. Arias
10/3/2019 12:15-1:30 pm 508-Gentamicin Non-susceptibility is Associated with Persistence of Carbapenem-Resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae in the Urinary Tract Courtney L. Luterbach, Heather Henderson, Eric Cober, Sandra Richter, Robert Salata, Keith Kaye, Yohei Doi, Richard Watkins, Robert Bonomo, David van Duin
10/04/2019 12:15-1:30 pm 1330-Evaluation of Multiple Host Response-Based Strategies to Classify Acute Respiratory Illness Melissa Ross, Ricardo Henao, Thomas Burke, Micah McClain, Geoffrey Ginsburg, Christopher Woods, Ephraim Tsalik
10/5/2019 12:15-1:30 pm 2276-Clinical Epidemiology of The Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae Epidemic in Colombia: A Multicenter Prospective Study Sandra Valderrama-Beltran, Lauren Komarow, Soraya Salcedo, Laura Mora, Adriana Marin, Karen Ordoñez Diaz, Edilberto Cristancho Quintero, Beatriz Helena Ariza, Gloria Cortes, Alejandro de La Hoz, Jose Oñate, Elsa Yasmin Vente, Viviana Mendez, Jairo Figueroa, Luz M. Osorio, Carlos Moreno, Jinnethe Reyes, Luis Dulcey, Christian Pallares, Henry Chambers, Vance G. Fowler, Scott Evans, Barry Kreiswirth, Maria V. Villegas, Robert Bonomo, David van Duin, Cesar A. Arias