Texas Infectious Disease Society
2012 Annual Meeting Agenda

 

Friday, June 8, 2012

2:00 - 6:00 PM                 Registration

 

2:30 - 3:15 PM                 Poster Viewing

 

3:15 - 3:30 PM                 Welcome                                                 

                                        Ed Septimus, MD               President, Texas Infectious Disease Society

 

SESSION I                     Moderator - Paul Southern, MD

Fellows Symposium - Oral Presentations

3:30 - 3:50 PM                 Duration of Hep B Vaccine Response in HIV-Infected Patients

                                        Elizabeth Rini, MD                            SAUSHEC, San Antonio, TX

 

3:50 - 4:10 PM                 Economic Impact of Pulsed-Xenon Ultraviolet Disinfection Device on MRSA Patient Isolation Rooms

                                        Ricardo Quezada, MD                       Scott & White, Temple, TX

 

4:10 - 4:30 PM                 Rapidly Growing Mycobacteria (RGM) Bactermia in Immunocompromised Patients: Clinical Experience of 116 patients

                                        at MD Anderson Cancer Center

                                        Gilbert El-Helou, MD                        UT Houston, Houston, TX

 

4:30 - 5:00 PM                 Break & Poster Viewing

 

5:00 - 6:30 PM                 Emerging Antibacterial and Antifungal Resistance:  Challenges in Clinical Microbiology & Patient Management

                                        James Jorgensen, PhD                    UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX

                                        Jim Lewis, PharmD                          University Health Systems, San Antonio, TX

 

7:00 - 9:00 PM                Hill Country Welcome Reception & Dinner                              Patio

 

 

Saturday, June 9, 2012

7:30 AM - 12:00 PM          Registration

 

7:30 - 8:00 AM                  Continental Breakfast & Poster Viewing

 

SESSION II                    Moderator - Pranavi Sreeramoju, MD

8:00 - 8:45 AM                  Environmental Role in HAIs with New Technologies and Clean Environment

                                         Chetan Jinadatha, MD                  Scott & White, Temple, TX

 

8:45 - 9:30 AM                  Professional Responsibility in Outpatient Parenteral Antibiotic Therapy (OPAT):                                           

                                         What's Happening to Those Patients After Discharge?

                                         Jason Bowling, MD                       UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX 

 

9:30 - 10:30 AM                Legislative Update:  History and Recent Developments

                                         Ed Septimus, MD                            HCA, Houston, TX

                                                       Larry Martinelli, MD                    Consultants in ID, Lubbock, TX

 

10:30 - 11:00 AM              Break & Poster Viewing

 

SESSION III                   Moderator - Ray Hachem, MD

 

11:00 - 11:45 AM              Hep C Update

                                         Stephen Harrison, MD                       SAUSHEC, San Antonio, TX

 

11:45 - 12:30 PM              Utilization of Molecular Detection of Drug Resistance (MDDR) Testing in the Management of Tuberculosis

                                         Lynn Horvath, MD                              TCID, San Antonio, TX

 

12:30 - 1:30 PM                Luncheon                                 Charlie's Long Bar

 

1:30 - 2:30 PM                   Debate:  Pros & Cons of Pro-calcitonin Measurement

                                          Pro:  Steven P. LeRosa, MD               Scott & White, Temple TX

                                          Con: Jose Cadena, MD                  UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX

 

2:30 - 3:00 PM                   Break & Poster Session

 

3:00 - 4:00 PM                   Infection Control Collaborative Meeting

                                          Jan E. Patterson, MD

                                                        Jason Bowling, MD

 

7:00 - 9:00 PM                   Hill Country Reception  & Fellow Awards              Luckenbach Pavillion

 

 

Sunday, June 10, 2012

7:30 - 8:00 AM                   Registration and Continental Breakfast

 

SESSION IV                     Moderator - Elizabeth A. Walter, MD

 

8:00 - 8:15 AM                   Improving Weight-Based Vancomycin Dosing and Monitoring

                                          Heta Javeri, MD                                 UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX

 

8:15 - 9:00 AM                   Overlapping Epidemics:  HIV, Diabetes, and Obesity in the San Antonio HIV Cohort

                                          Barbara Taylor, MD                          UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX

 

9:00 - 9:45 AM                   New Pedi Guidelines

                                          Don Murphey, MD                               Cook Children's Hospital, Ft. Worth, TX

 

9:45 - 10:00 AM                 Break

 

10:00 - 10:45 AM               Controveries in Adult Immunizations

                                          Wendy Keitel, MD                             Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

 

10:45 - 11:30 AM               Rickettsia

                                          Lucas Blanton, MD                            UT Medical Branch, Galveston, TX

 

11:30 - 11:45 AM               Break

 

11:45 - 12:45 PM               TIDS Business Meeting

                                           Financial Update - Richard Fetchick, MD

                                           Annual Meeting Dicussion - Ed Septimus, MD 

           

 

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

 

 

 

 

Updated 16 May 2012

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

 

 

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