Division of Infectious Diseases

ID Week 2014 Research Presentations

Liise-anne Pirofski Chief Infectious Diseases Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NY
Liise-Anne Pirofski, MD
Theresa Madaline Infectious Diseases Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NY
Theresa Madaline, MD

Connie Park Infectious Diseases Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NY
Connie Park, MD
Izona Bock Infectious Diseases Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center Bronx NY
Izona Bock, MD

Drs. Liise-anne Pirofski, Theresa Madaline, Connie Park, and Izona Bock were among presenters featured at ID Week 2014, an annual meeting of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA), the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA), the HIV Medicine Association (HIVMA) and the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society (PIDS).

Dr. Pirofski, Professor of Medicine and Microbiology & Immunology, Chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases, and Selma and Dr. Jacques Mitrani Chair in Biomedical Research, delivered the Maxwell Finland lecture, "Why isn’t my patient getting better: Revisiting the disease in infectious diseases," and participated in a special symposium on Cryptococcosis, presenting "Rethinking Susceptibility to Cryptococcosis".

Poster presentations included the following:

"Building Bridges: Improving Antibiotic Prescribing in the Emergency Department" (Dr. Madaline)

"Lessons Learned from Early Implementation of Matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization time-of-flight mass spectrometry (MALDI-ToF MS) with Antimicrobial Stewardship, A Pilot Study" (Dr. Park)

"Tolerability, Adherence and Completion of New Occupational HIV Post-Exposure Prophylaxis Regimens (Tenofovir + Emtricitabine and Raltegravir)" (Dr. Bock, former fellow)

Press release: http://bit.ly/1rjzyv4 

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