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TIBDN Education Day Nov. 15, 2018

Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 for TIBDN Education Day at the Mount Sinai Hospital Auditorium (600 University Avenue).

Event details

When

Nov 15, 2018
from 08:15 AM to 01:30 PM

Where

Mount Sinai Hospital Auditorium 600 University Avenue, Toronto ON M5G 1X5

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Event number: 91162099

Registration:

Registration is required. There are two methods to register.

1. Download form (registration form) and e-mail or fax (email: tibdn.msh@sinaihealthsystem.ca, fax: 416-586-3140)

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Agenda: [Download PDF]

8:15 – 8:45

Coffee and Registration

8:45 – 9:00

Welcome and Introduction - Dr. Allison McGeer

9:00 – 10:00

What's new in the antibiotic pipeline?
Dr. Gerry Wright

Director, Michael G. DeGroote Institute of Infectious Diseases Research
McMaster University, Hamilton ON

10:00 –10:45

Point of Care Testing in Clinical Microbiology
Dr. Susan Poutanen

Microbiologist and Infectious Diseases Physician
Sinai Health System, Toronto ON

10:45 – 11:00 Break and Poster Viewing

11:00 – 11:20

EFFECT-CPE: A Multicenter, Open-label, Randomized Controlled Feasibility Pilot
Dr. Susy Hota

Medical Director, Infection Control and Prevention
University Health Network, Toronto ON

11:20 – 11:45

Where's the beef? Listeria Outbreak in a Hospital Setting
Dr. Bryna Warshawsky

Medical Director, Communicable Diseases, Emergency Preparedness Response
Public Health Ontario and
Ms. Leigh Hobbs
Epidemiologist, Public Health Ontario

11:45 – 12:00

Which healthcare workers work with acute respiratory illness? Evidence from Canadian acute care hospitals during four influenza seasons: 2010/2011 to 2013/2014
Dr. Lili Jiang

Post-Doctoral Fellow
Sinai Health System, Toronto ON

12:00 – 12:30

TIBDN Update
Dr. Allison McGeer

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch and Discussion

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