INFECTION CONTROL

 

 

Preventing infection is one of the most effective and proactive strategies to help curb the spread of resistance. Hear from directors of infection control within hospital and global healthcare leaders on best practices for resistant pathogen protocols, practitioner education and infection prevention strategies.

 

Infection Control, Thursday 7 November 2019

Kevin Outterson
08:30

Keynote Address: A vision for a healthy antibiotic R&D ecosystem

Concrete Commercial Initiatives

Jonathan Van-Tam
08:40

Keynote address: UK’s efforts to combat resistance and create a sustainable commercial environment for existing and future antibiotics

09:20

Sponsored keynote address

TITLE SPONSOR SLOT
10:20

SPEED NETWORKING FOLLOWED BY NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK

Guidelines and Regulation

Jay K Varma
Infection Control
11:15

Preventing infections in African health facilities through laws and standards

Infection Control
11:35

Determining your Hospital’s Infection Control protocols and ensuring facility-wide compliance

Balancing hospital resources, expertise and with regulatory standards.
Infection Control
11:55

Current state by state regulations for hospital infection reporting, safety and infection control standards, and reality of nation-wide regulations for hospital infection reporting?

Speaker to be announced.
Infection Control
12:15

GOLD SPONSOR SESSION

If you are interested in sponsoring this session in the Infection Control Track, contact André Singer now at +1 646 619 1797 or andre.singer@terrapinn.com.

12:35

Networking Lunch Break

ROUNDTABLES (1-hour roundtable sessions split between 2 rounds of 30min)

Ryan Devies
14:10

Roundtable: Advancing Preclinical – working with regulators through pre-clinical to advance distinct classes of small molecule drugs

Colm Leonard
14:10

Roundtable: Antimicrobial value assessment - a look into the role of HTA in the UK's testing of novel assessment and delinked payment program

Marco Taglietti
14:10

Roundtable: Candida auris - a ticking time bomb: responding to an urgent global public health threat

Kartik Cherabuddi
14:10

Roundtable: Controlling c.dif - determining who to test and how to prevent additional outbreaks in the hospital

Justine Ross
14:10

Roundtable: Customizing Epic – the use of Epic Stewardship Navigator to aid antimicrobial stewardship, pharmacist workflow, and prescribing habits in a tertiary cancer center

Richard Vickers
14:10

Roundtable: Innovation & stewardship

Advancing narrow spectrum, new mechanism antibiotics as precision agents to by-pass resistance and to support antibiotic stewardship. Developing the right antibiotic to treat the right patient and improve clinical outcomes.
Christine Årdal
14:10

Roundtable: Market Access - overcoming access barriers for smaller markets - considerations for countries and developers

Brian Tse
14:10

Roundtable: Non-traditional antibacterials – advancing non-traditional product types from discovery phase to clinical development

Christian Lillis
14:10

Roundtable: Patient Advocacy - what can the growing antibiotic patient advocacy community do to generate public awareness and support for AMR initiativ

Dave Ousterout
14:10

Roundtable: Phage development - Opportunities in development of novel phage therapies

Jay K Varma
14:10

Roundtable: Policy in Africa- advancing advocacy, political commitment, resistance data collection and Africa-wide stewardship guidelines for antimicrobial use in humans

Jane Knisely
14:10

Roundtable: Supporting development

NIH programs filling the gaps in traditional and non-traditionaltherapeutic discovery & development with grants, contracts,in-vitro and in vivo screening and manufacturing capabilities and more.
Amy Kirby
14:10

Roundtable: Water Quality – understanding transmission of waterborne pathogens and how the international community can combat the spread of resistance through integrating advanced lab techniques and t

Amy Kirby, Senior Service Fellow, Microbiologist, Waterborne Disease Prevention Branch DFWED-NCEZID, CDC

Resistant Pathogen Protocol & Practices

Michelle A Barron
Infection Control
15:15

Screening for gram negative bacteria - When to screen, who to screen, how to screen?

Daniel Morgan
Infection Control
15:55

Isolation - when to isolate, who to isolate - Is healthcare moving away from isolation?

Infection Control
16:15

GOLD SPONSOR SESSION

If you are interested in sponsoring this session in the Infection Control Track, contact André Singer now at +1 646 619 1797 or andre.singer@terrapinn.com.
16:35

Networking coffee break

Supported by BD

18:15

Drinks Reception

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Infection Control, Friday 8 November 2019

Tom Lowery
09:25

Sponsored keynote address will be delivered by T2 Biosystems

10:30

Networking coffee break

Environment & Cleaning

Linda Lybert
Infection Control
11:15

Making sense of all the infection control guidelines for surfaces and environments in hospitals

Infection Control
11:35

GOLD SPONSOR SESSION

If you are interested in sponsoring this session in the Infection Control Track, contact André Singer now at+1 646 619 1797 or andre.singer@terrapinn.com.
12:35

Networking Lunch Break

13:40

Networking Lunch Break Resumes

ROUNDTABLES (1-hour roundtable sessions split between 2 rounds of 30min)

Minh-Hong Nguyen
14:10

Developing diagnostics – novel approaches to development

Minh-Hong Nguyen, Director, Transplant Infectious Diseases, Director, Antimicrobial Management Program, University of Pittsburgh
Eugean Jiwanmall
14:10

Roundtable: Evaluating Diagnostics – Criteria for potential coverage and related decisions - paths for generating, formalizing, & analysing evidence to build & reach consensus

Thomas Heymann
14:10

Roundtable: AMR and Sepsis - we are all in this together

Jeanette Mucha
14:10

Roundtable: CARB-X Accelerator – Company perspective on CARB-X Accelerator - What worked and what can be improved?

Abigail Colson
14:10

Roundtable: Health Technology Assessment – when it comes to AMR, will HTA be part of the solution or part of the problem?

Lee Jones
14:10

Roundtable: Infection intervention - Using the microbiome to make antibiotics effective again

Angella Browne
14:10

Roundtable: Infection prevention – next wave of infection prevention of multidrug resistant infections through screening, protocol and more

Clifford Mcdonald
14:10

Roundtable: Microbiome & CDC – Discussing a vision for precision public health novel approaches to treating infection prevention through the microbiome

Mary Millard
14:10

Roundtable: Patient practitioner education – how hospitals can and should educate patients on infection risks and easy to implement prevention practices

Eili Klein
14:10

Roundtable: Surveillance

Examining novel metrics for measurement, societal and socioeconomic factors effecting resistance, and how resistance surveillance tools can help educate policymakers on AMR.
Nick Van Hise
14:10

Roundtable: The fecal microbiome - new approaches to the treatment of C. difficile infection

Wes Kim
14:10

SPARK Platform: Pew Charitable Trusts’ Collaborative Discovery Tool for Gram-Negative Antibiotics

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GET INVOLVED AT

WORLD ANTI-MICROBIAL RESISTANCE CONGRESS

 

To Sponsor Or Exhibit

 


André Singer
andre.singer@terrapinn.com
+1 646.619.1797

 

 

Press & Media Partnerships

 


Shannon McGorry
shannon.mcgorry@terrapinn.com
+1 646.619.1840

 

 

To Speak

 


Claire Murphy
claire.murphy@terrapinn.com
+1 646.619.1784

 

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