IDWeek welcomes reporters interested in the meeting. The media contacts for the meeting include Lauren Brush or Matt Sobczak. Reach them via email or by phone at 312-558-1770 (before the meeting) or 215-418-2254 (Oct. 8-12).
The newsroom will be located in Room 112A of the Pennsylvania Convention Center. The hours are:
|Wednesday, October 8:||Noon – 4 p.m.|
|Thursday, October 9:||8 a.m. – 5 p.m.|
|Friday, October 10:||8 a.m. – 5 p.m.|
|Saturday, October 11:||8 a.m. – 5 p.m.|
|Sunday, October 12:||8 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.|
IDWeek Press Conferences at a Glance
IDWeek is pleased to present press conferences for media. All times listed are in local (Eastern) time.
|Wednesday, October 8|
|Thursday, October 9||Friday, October 10|
|9 a.m. ET||Ebola and EV-D68 Update||10 a.m. ET||Advances in HIV testing strategies|
|10 a.m. ET||College athletes and MRSA||11 a.m. ET||Vaccines and antibiotic resistance|
|11 a.m. ET||Antibiotic stewardship and outcomes in children|
Press conferences will be held in room 112B at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, next to the press room.
ALL IDWEEK PRESS MATERIALS AND ABSTRACTS are embargoed until the start of the meeting on Oct. 8 at 12:01 a.m. ET, with the exception of research findings presented at IDWeek-sponsored press-conferences. Those findings are embargoed until the start of the specific press conference.