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A Guide to Affiliated Events at IDWeek

All Satellite Symposia, Presentation Theaters, and Learning Lounges preceding and following the official IDWeek program are independently organized and executed.  IDWeek does not endorse or support the programming of any Symposium, Presentation Theater, or Learning Lounge.

Please click on the title of an event to learn more or contact the event organizer. All events are at the Moscone Center.

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Tuesday, October 2
Wednesday, October 3
Thursday, October 4
Friday, October 5
Saturday, October 6

Tuesday, October 2

Time

Event Information

5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Updated Considerations for Management of Clostridium difficile: A Case-Based Discussion
Presentation Theater supported by: Merck & Co. (Moscone West 2002)

Wednesday, October 3

7 – 9 a.m. On the Leading Edge: New Drug Therapies and Patient Management Practices for the HIV Patient
Satellite Symposium supported by: Merck & Co. (Moscone South 206-208)
7 – 9 a.m. The Race Against MDROs: Strategies for Pulling Ahead of Serious Bacterial Infections
Satellite Symposium supported by: Allergan USA, Inc. (Moscone South 214-216)
9 – 11 a.m. The ID Consult: Addressing Diagnostic Challenges to Improve Patient Care
Satellite Symposium supported by: BioFire Diagnostics, LLC (Moscone South 305-314)
9 – 11 a.m. Risky Business: Prophylaxis and Treatment of Cytomegalovirus in the Transplantation Setting
Satellite Symposium supported by: Merck & Co. and Shire (Moscone South 151-153)
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Emerging Options for Complicated Gram-Negative Infections: Considerations for Intra-Abdominal and Urinary Tract Infections
Satellite Symposium supported by: Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals (Moscone South 206-208)
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Addressing Today’s Challenging Bacterial Infections – Expert Views on Treatment Paradigms
Satellite Symposium supported by: Merck & Co., Inc. (Moscone South 157-159)
6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Transforming CABP Treatment: New Approaches to an Old Foe
Satellite Symposium supported by: Nabriva Therapeutics, Inc. (Moscone South 206-208)

Thursday, October 4

12:15 – 1 p.m. ABSSSI Treatment Options for Multiple Settings of Care
Learning Lounge supported by: Melinta Therapeutics, Inc. (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 1, Booth 1214)
12:15 – 1 p.m. An Ecological Approach to the Treatment of Recurrent Clostridium difficile infection (CDI): Picking Up Where Antibiotics Leave OffPresented by Stuart Cohen, MD
Learning Lounge supported by: Seres Therapeutics (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 2, Booth 1228)
1:15 – 2 p.m. CRESEMBA® (isavuconazonium sulfate): Clinical Overview and Case Study
Learning Lounge supported by: Astellas Pharma US, Inc. (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 1, Booth 1214)
1:15 – 2 p.m. The Karius® NGS Test: Liquid Biopsy for Infectious Diseases
Learning Lounge supported by: Karius, Inc. (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 2, Booth 1228)
2:15 – 3 p.m. Understanding SHINGRIX (Zoster Vaccine Recombinant, Adjuvanted)
Learning Lounge supported by: GlaxoSmithKline (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 1, Booth 1214)
2:15 – 3 p.m. Implementing an HIV Prevention Option into Clinical Practice
Learning Lounge supported by: Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 2, Booth 1228)
3:15 – 4 p.m. Plant-derived VLPs as a Novel Approach to Addressing an Unmet Need in Influenza Prevention
Learning Lounge supported by: Medicago Inc. (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 1, Booth 1214)
3:15 – 4 p.m. On the Front Line TM Then and Now, Pandemic Influenza
Learning Lounge supported by: Seqirus, Pandemic Response Solutions (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 2, Booth 1228)
6 – 8 p.m. Hot Topics in HIV Management: Challenging Clinical Cases Featuring Wheel of Knowledge
Satellite Symposium supported by: ViiV Healthcare (Moscone South 305-314)
6 – 8 p.m. Invasive Mold Face-Off: Meeting the Challenge Across the Disease Spectrum (an MSG-ERC symposium)
Satellite Symposium supported by: Astellas and Merck & Co., Inc. (Moscone South 157)

Friday, October 5

10:15 -11 a.m. Don’t let penicillin allergies get under your skin: our experience with penicillin skin testing in a large cancer center
Learning Lounge supported by: ALK (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 1, Booth 1214)
10:15 -11 a.m. Human Papillomavirus (HPV): Disease Awareness and Recommendations
Learning Lounge supported by: Merck & Co., Inc. (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 2, Booth 1228)
11:15 a.m. – noon Clinical Efficacy and Safety: A Treatment Option for Complicated Urinary Tract Infections (cUTI) Including Pyelonephritis in Adults
Learning Lounge supported by: Melinta Therapeutics, Inc. (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 1, Booth 1214)
11:15 a.m. – noon Optimizing Antimicrobial Prescribing to Improve Outcomes and Patient Safety in Patients Presenting with Suspected Lower Respiratory Tract Infections
Learning Lounge supported by: bioMèrieux Inc. (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 2, Booth 1228)
12:15 – 1 p.m. AVYCAZ® (ceftazidime and avibactam): What Physicians Should Know about the Latest Indication
Learning Lounge supported by: Allergan USA, Inc. (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 1, Booth 1214)
12:15 – 1 p.m. An Ecological Approach to the Treatment of Recurrent Clostridium difficile infection (CDI): Picking Up Where Antibiotics Leave OffPresented by Stuart Cohen, MD
Learning Lounge supported by: Seres Therapeutics (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 2, Booth 1228)
1:15 – 2 p.m. Breakthroughs in diagnosing Infectious Disease: Identifying previously missed pathogens using Explify®, a novel metagenomics-based testing platform
Learning Lounge supported by: IDbyDNA (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 1, Booth 1214)
1:15 – 2 p.m. Focusing on Retention in Care (RiC) strategies to achieve the National HIV/AIDS Strategy’s objectives in the clinic and through policy
Learning Lounge supported by: ViiV Healthcare (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 2, Booth 1228)
2:15 – 3 p.m. An Overview of Pneumococcal Disease, Recommendations & Implementation Strategies in Certain Adults
Learning Lounge supported by: Merck & Co., Inc. (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 1, Booth 1214)
2:15 – 3 p.m. Vaccines and the Aging Immune System
Learning Lounge supported by: GlaxoSmithKline (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 2, Booth 1228)
3:15 -4 p.m. Chronic Granulomatous Disease (CGD): A Large, Single-Center US Experience
Learning Lounge supported by: Horizon Pharma (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 1, Booth 1214)
3:15 -4 p.m. HIV Case-Based Approaches
Learning Lounge supported by: Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 2, Booth 1228)
6 – 8 p.m. Implications of Emerging Antiviral Agents for Influenza: Assessing the Evidence
Satellite Symposium supported by: Genentech, Inc. (Moscone South 305-314)
6 – 8 p.m. Managing the Patient Journey Through NTM Lung Disease: Balancing Evidence and Empathy
Satellite Symposium supported by: Insmed, Inc. (Moscone South 214-216)

Saturday, October 6

10:15 -11 a.m. Influenza: The Past, Present, and Future
Learning Lounge supported by: Genentech, Inc. and Roche (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 2, Booth 1228)
11:15 a.m. – noon On the Front Line TM Then and Now, Pandemic Influenza
Learning Lounge supported by: Seqirus, Pandemic Response Solutions (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 1, Booth 1214)
11:15 a.m. – noon The Convergence of Microbiology, Rapid Reporting, and Pharmacy Decisions to Enhance Antibiotic Stewardship Initiatives
Learning Lounge supported by: bioMèrieux Inc. (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 2, Booth 1228)
12:15 – 1 p.m. Facing resistant Gram-negative infections? Learn about a new treatment for cUTI, including pyelonephritis, due to certain Enterobacteriaceae
Learning Lounge supported by: Achaogen (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 1, Booth 1214)
12:15 – 1 p.m. Long-Term Data for the Maintenance of Virologic Suppression With Fewer Antiretrovirals
Learning Lounge supported by: ViiV Healthcare (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 2, Booth 1228)
1:15 – 2 p.m. Reaping the benefits of procalcitonin for antibiotic stewardship in the USA: lessons learned from local implementation
Learning Lounge supported by: Thermo Fisher Scientific (Moscone South, Hall A, Learning Lounge 1, Booth 1214)

 

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