U.S.-Japan Cooperative Medical Sciences Program (USJCMSP)
 
Acute Respiratory Infections (ARI) Panel Agenda
February 9, 2017
Novotel Ambassador Seoul Gangnam - Provence/Alsace Room, 2nd Floor
 
Time
Start
End
8:30
9:00
Opening remarks by Dr. Murphy  & Dr. Shibayama followed by group photo
Overview
9:00
9:30
Dr.
Richard
Wunderink
M.D.
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
United States
Etiology in Culture-Negative Community-Acquired Pneumonia
Molecular epidemiology and bacteriology
9:30
10:00
Dr.
Naruhiko
Ishiwada

​MD PhD
Medical Mycology Research Center, Chiba University
Japan
Serotype distribution and antimicrobial susceptibility of Streptococcus pneumoniae isolated from children with invasive pneumococcal disease and pneumococcal pneumonia in Chiba prefecture, Japan after the introduction of 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
10:00
10:30
Dr.
Noriko
Takeuchi
 MD
Department of Infectious Diseases, Medical Mycology Research Center, Chiba University
Japan
Bacteriological analysis of noncapsulated S. pneumoniae isolated from nasopharyngeal specimen of Japanese children.
10:30
11:00
Coffee Break & Networking
11:00
11:30
Dr.
Tsutomu
Yamazaki

​M.D., Ph.D.
Wakaba Children's Clinic
Japan
Current topics in Mycoplasma pneumoniae infections among Japanese children
11:30
12:00
Dr.
Chihiro
Katsukawa
DVM, PhD
Osaka Prefectural Institute of Public Health
Japan
Decreased detection rate of macrolide-resistant Mycoplasma pneumoniae in Osaka and novel isolation of Mycoplasma amphoriforme in Japan
12:00
12:30
Dr.
Tsuyoshi
Kenri
PhD
National Institute of Infectious Diseases
Japan
Epidemiological pattern of Mycoplasma pneumoniae pneumonia in Japan and genomic analysis of M. pneumoniae clinical isolates
12:30
13:30
Lunch
Clinical infectious diseases and microbiology
13:30
14:00
Dr.
Reiko
Saito

​MD, PhD
Niigata University
Japan
Clinical pictures of patients infected with influenza A/H1N1pdm09 virus possessing neuraminidase H275Y mutation.
14:00
14:30
Dr.
Kazunori
Oishi

​MD, PhD
National Institute of Infectious Diseases
Japan
Epidemiological investigations on the nosocomial outbreaks involving multidrug-resistant Gram-negative bacteria in the recent years in Japan
14:30
15:00
Dr.
Mohammod Jobayer
Chisti
PhD
International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b)
Bangladesh
Exclusive breast feeding reduces treatment failure and mortality in Bangladeshi children presenting with severe pneumonia
Technological innovation
15:00
15:30
Dr.
Timothy
Murphy
M.D.
University at Buffalo, State University of New York
United States
Antibiotic Therapy of Haemophilus influenzae in Chronic Obstructive
Pulmonary Disease:  Eradication, Persistence and Induction of Resistance
15:30
16:00
Coffee Break & Networking
16:00
16:30
Dr.
Melinda
Pettigrew
Ph.D.
Yale School of Public Health
United States
The respiratory tract microbiota and risk of colonization and infection due to AMR pathogens
16:30
17:00
Dr.
Brian
Tsuji
Pharm.D.
University at Buffalo, State University of New York
United States
New PK/PD Strategies to Combat Resistance for ARI
17:00
17:15
Closing remarks - Dr. Murphy and Dr. Shibayama