Infectious Diseases

Sunday, June 22, 2014

8:00 AM-3:30 PM

8:00 AM-5:00 PM

8:30 AM-5:00 PM

9:00 AM-5:00 PM

3:00 PM-3:30 PM

Monday, June 23, 2014

7:15 AM-8:00 AM


Infectious Disease I Neutralizing Antibody Titer and Avidity As Serologic Biomarkers to Confirm Measles Infection in Suspected Cases of Measles


Infectious Disease II CDC's National Healthcare Safety Network: Planned Changes and Improvements and the Impact of State Mandates and CMS Rules


Infectious Disease III Dengue in the United States: Challenges in Case Identification, Outbreak Investigation, and Response Efforts

10:00 AM-10:30 AM

10:30 AM-12:00 PM


Infectious Disease I Double Double Toil and Trouble: The Dark Side of Compounded Medications


Infectious Disease II A Tangled Web of Cyclosporiasis - Overlapping Multi-state Outbreaks Associated with Different Fresh Produce Items


Infectious Disease III Zoonosis Potpourri

12:30 PM-1:00 PM


Infectious Disease Poster Round Kristy Bradley has been the Oklahoma State Epidemiologist since 2007 and the Oklahoma State Public Health Veterinarian since 1997. Between 2000 and 2007, she served as the Deputy State Epidemiologist and intermittently as the Interim State Epidemiologist. Dr. Bradley has a myriad of roles and responsibilities including epidemiologic direction of the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) Prevention & Preparedness Services; oversight of disease outbreak investigations; coordination of the agency’s publications and presentations standards review; assistance with OSDH’s successful pursuit of public health accreditation; and leadership of the OSDH strategic planning teams focused on improving immunization coverage of children and adolescents, increasing capacity for all-hazards emergency preparedness and response, reducing motor vehicle crash-related injuries & fatalities, and decreasing incidence of selected infectious diseases. She is also involved in teaching with adjunct assistant professor appointments in the Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology at the University of Oklahoma College of Public Health and in the Center for Veterinary Health Sciences at Oklahoma State University. In September 2012, she was selected to serve on the CDC Office of Infectious Diseases, Board of Scientific Counselors. Dr. Bradley is a graduate of Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine. After obtaining her D.V.M. degree, she practiced small animal medicine and surgery for ten years. At this career juncture, she pursued education in epidemiology and biostatistics at the University of Oklahoma, College of Public Health. Immediately upon graduation, she launched her public health career at OSDH. From 2009-2013, Dr. Bradley served five years on the Executive Board of the National Association of State Public Health Veterinarians (NASPHV) completing successive terms as President-elect, President, and Vice-president. As NASPHV President-elect, she served on the CSTE Conference Planning Committee for two years. During her tenure as NASPHV President, Dr. Bradley represented the zoonoses specialty on the Infectious Disease Steering Committee. She has represented CSTE at various regional or national forums or workshops and has sponsored infectious disease position statements on vectorborne diseases. She eagerly looks forward to attending the annual CSTE conference each year and has been a CSTE member since 2000.

1:00 PM-1:45 PM


Infectious Disease I Healthcare-Associated Infections Data Presentation and Reporting Standardization Toolkit


Infectious Disease II Updating the Listeria Initiative Standardized Questionnaire

2:00 PM-3:30 PM


Infectious Disease I High-level Controls: Food- and Water-borne Outbreaks Highlighting the Importance of Public Health Regulations


Infectious Disease II HIV, CT, GC, SY, Oh My! Preventing the Alphabet Soup of Sexually Transmitted Diseases


Infectious Disease III Zoonotic Enterics

3:30 PM-4:00 PM

4:00 PM-5:30 PM



Infectious Disease II Federal, State, and Local Partnerships for Foodborne Outbreak Response and Control


Infectious Disease III This is How We Roll: Responding to Vaccine-Preventable Disease Outbreaks

5:45 PM-6:30 PM


Infectious Disease II Combating Antibiotic Resistance: Policies to Promote Antimicrobial Stewardship Programs


Infectious Disease III Infection Control and Prevention in Assisted Living: State Perspectives and Challenges


Infectious Disease IV FDA COREs Investigative Process: 2013 Outbreaks - Successes and Challenges

5:45 PM-6:35 PM


Infectious Disease I - NEW details Infectious Disease Position Statements Roundtable I - Members Only

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

7:15 AM-8:00 AM


Infectious Disease II Improving Information Exchange with the Food and Drug Administration Regarding Contaminated Medications


Infectious Disease III The Rest of the Story: Making Negative Hepatitis C Virus RNA Test Results Reportable As Part of Routine Surveillance

7:15 AM-8:05 AM


Infectious Disease I - NEW details Infectious Disease Position Statements Roundtable II - Members Only

10:00 AM-10:30 AM

10:30 AM-12:00 PM


Infectious Disease I Rapid Fire Session 1


Infectious Disease II Coughing Conundrums – A Potpourri of Respiratory Illness Investigations


Infectious Disease III Model Public Health Practice in HAI Surveillance and Intervention

1:00 PM-1:45 PM


Infectious Disease I Infectious Disease Steering Committee Update - New Members Welcome


Infectious Disease II Strategies to Increase Hepatitis C RNA Testing for Persons with a Positive Antibody Test Result


Infectious Disease III Building State and Local Capacity for Foodborne Illness Surveillance and Outbreak Response: Products from the Integrated Food Safety Centers of Excellence

2:00 PM-3:30 PM


Infectious Disease I Good Food Gone Bad: Potpourri of Enteric Outbreaks


Infectious Disease II Injection Junction, What's your Function? Outbreak Investigations and Surveillance of HAIs


Infectious Disease III The Spectrum of HIV Surveillance: From Exposure to Diagnosis to AIDS

3:30 PM-4:00 PM


Infectious Disease Poster Award Finalists Outstanding Poster Award finalists will be displayed the entire time from Sunday at noon through Wednesday at noon. Infectious Disease poster presentations are Tuesday, June 24 at 3:30 p.m.

4:00 PM-5:30 PM


Infectious Disease - NEW details Position Statement Discussions - Members Only

5:45 PM-6:30 PM


Infectious Disease I Building Capacity for Legionnaires' Disease Outbreak Response at the State and Local Levels: Assessing Needs and Brainstorming Solutions


Infectious Disease II Viral Hepatitis Surveillance: Update on Hepatitis C


Infectious Disease III Improving the Effectiveness of the Listeria Initiative to Identify Outbreak Food Vehicles


Infectious Disease IV - NEW VPD Subcommittee Roundtable

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

7:15 AM-8:00 AM


Infectious Disease I Drug Diversion in Healthcare Facilities: Defining the Role of Public Health


Infectious Disease II Building State Capacity for Development and Utilization of Viral Hepatitis Epidemiologic Profiles


Infectious Disease III Vaccine Preventable Disease Laboratory Reference Centers - Use and Sustainability


Infectious Disease IV - NEW Food Safety Subcommittee Meeting

10:00 AM-10:30 AM

10:30 AM-12:00 PM


Infectious Disease I Rapid Fire Session 2


Infectious Disease II Emerging/Re-emerging Vectorborne Diseases

1:00 PM-1:45 PM


Infectious Disease I Right Sizing Influenza Virologic Surveillance – First Year Success, Challenges and Next Steps


Infectious Disease II - MOVED to Room 109 at 2 PM Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus Updates and Preparedness


Infectious Disease III Challenges in Pertussis Surveillance and New Directions for the Case Definition


Infectious Disease IV - NEW Vector Borne Diseases Subcommittee Meeting

2:00 PM-3:30 PM


Infectious Disease I Run CDI - It's Tricky: C. difficile Prevention and Control


Infectious Disease II You Think the Hep C Tsunami Passed? Look Behind You


Infectious Disease III Hit Me With Your Best Shot

4:00 PM-5:30 PM


Infectious Disease - NEW details Position Statement Discussions - Members Only