Date & Time: Friday, April 5, 2019 (7:30 am to 5 pm)

Location: Smilow Center for Translational Research
Arthur Rubenstein Auditorium
3400 Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104

Important Dates

  • Abstract Deadline: March 22, 2019
    (Please submit to Dr. Stephen Gluckman)
  • Registration Deadline: March 31, 2019

Goals

  1. Give fellows a forum to present abstracts of their research. (All submitted abstracts will be accepted as oral presentations or posters.)
  2. Network.
  3. Attract potentially interested residents and students to our discipline.

Invitees

  • Infectious Diseases fellows and faculty
  • Residents and students who have an interest in infectious diseases
  • Other interested individuals (ID pharmacists, public health practitioners, etc.)

Program

Time Topic
7:30 am Breakfast
8:00 am Welcome: Stephen J. Gluckman, MD
8:05 - 8:50 am FELLOW ABSTRACT PRESENTATIONS, SESSION I: Facilitator: Ebbing Lautenbach, MD
8:05 am Abstract 1
8:20 am Abstract 2
8:35 am Abstract 3
8:50 - 9:20 am TOPIC REVIEW: Diagnosis and Management of Encephalitis. Allan Tunkel, MD
9:20 am BREAK
9:35 - 10:25 am FELLOW ABSTRACT PRESENTATIONS, SESSION II: Facilitator: Robert Gross (Penn)
9:35 am Abstract 4
9:50 am Abstract 5
10:05 am Abstract 6

TOPIC REVIEWS
10:25 am In Defense of Fever. Paul Offit, MD
10:55 pm Rebalancing Innate Immunity During Viral Infections. Michael Chattergoon, MD
11:15 pm UNKNOWN CASE PRESENTATIONS: Moderaor: Ian Frank, MD. Panel members: Mark J. DiNubile MD; Henry S. Framow, MD; Rafik Samuel, MD
12:00 - 1:15 pm LUNCH, POSTER VIEWING
  TOPIC REVIEWS
1:10 pm Career advice from the worlds greatest pathogen: the value of persisters, heterogeneity, and microenvironments. Jennifer Philips, MD
1:35 pm What's on the Horizon in HIV care? Joseph Garland, MD

TOPIC REVIEWS; FAST FACTS FOR FELLOWS
2:00 pm Update on C. auris. Sharon Tsay, MD
2:15 pm Update on M. Chimaera. Judith O'Donnell, MD
2:30 pm C. Difficile Diagnosis Today. Laurel Glaser, MD
2:45 pm BREAK, POSTER VIEWING
3:05 pm
PRO/CON DEBATE: SHOULD WE BE USING PROCALCITONIN MEASUREMENT IN CLINICAL PRACTICE? PRO: Naasha Taladi, MD; CON: Brendan Kelly, MD
3:45 pm Fellow et al v. Faculty Jeopardy. Moderators: Patrick Sayer, MD; Susan Giangrasso
4:30 pm
Closing Remarks

Wine and Cheese Reception

Registration

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