St. Jude/PIDS Preliminary Program

All times are Central Time Zone

Thursday, March 4Transplant and Immunocompromised Hosts ID
7:10-7:40 a.m.Breakfast Meet and Greet
How to develop a career in Transplant ID
Janet Englund, MD, Seattle Children’s Hospital and Inci Yildirim, MD, Emory University School of Medicine
APP roles in Transplant ID
The role of ASP and pharmacist in Transplant ID
Joshua Wolf, MBBS, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
The future of scholarship in ID in IC
Michael Green, MD, MPH, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
Natasha Halasa, MD, MPH, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
7:40-7:50 a.m.Break
7:50-8:00 a.m.Welcome and Announcements
Elaine Tuomanen, MD, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Gabriela Maron, MD, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Hayley Gans, MD, Stanford University
Tanvi Sharma, MD, MPH, Boston Children’s Hospital
8:00-9:00 a.m.Grand Rounds: Clinical Perspective and Significance of CAR-T cell Therapy in Children: What is the Future?
Stephan Grupp, MD, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
9:00-9:45 a.m.Immunologic Responses to Vaccination in Transplant Patients
Anoma Nellore, MD, University of Alabama, Birmingham
9:45-10:00 a.m.Oral Abstract #1
10:00-10:10 a.m.Break
10:15-10:25 a.m.Rapid Fire Research Rounds
10:25-10:45 a.m.Debate
10:45-11:00 a.m.Break
11:00- 11:45 a.m.Update on Viral Infections in Transplant Patients (Target SOT and HSC)
Upton Allen, MD, Hospital for Sick Kids
11:45 a.m.-12:00 p.m.Oral Abstract #2
12:00-1:00 p.m.Case Conferences
Challenging Cases in HSCT and Oncology Patients
Challenging Cases in SOT Recipients
Challenging Cases in Other Immunocompromised Hosts
1:00-1:30 p.m.Break
1:30-5:00 p.m.Posters with Professors (Combined Transplant and Research)
Friday, March 5Frontier Lectures in Infectious Diseases
8 a.m.Welcome
Elaine Tuomanen, MD, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and Buddy Creech, MD, MPH, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
8:10-8:50 a.m.Ann Chahroudi, MD, PhD, Emory University School of Medicine
8:50-9:30 a.m.Kevin Messacar, MD, University of Colorado
9:30-9:40 a.m.Break
9:40-10:20 a.m.Manuel Amieva, MD, PhD, Stanford University
10:20-11:00 a.m.COVID-19 Talk
11:00-11:15 a.m.Honoring of the Neal Family
Elaine Tuomanen, MD, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
11:15-11:30 a.m.Break
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.Introduction of the 2021 John H. Erskine Lecture in Infectious Diseases – Elaine Tuomanen, MD, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

2021 John H. Erskine Lecture in Infectious Diseases
Bonnie Bassler, PhD, University of Wisconsin – Madison
12:30-1:00 p.m.Break for Lunch
1:15-5:00 p.m.Career Development Session
1:15-2:00 p.m.Transitioning from Fellow to Attending Physician: What Do You Need to Know
Kristina A. Bryant, MD, University of Louisville
2:00-2:15 p.m.Break
2:15-2:20 p.m.Career Pathways Brief Talks and Panel Discussion
Introduction: Anne Blaschke, MD, PhD, University of Utah School of Medicine and Ann Chahroudi, MD, PhD, Emory University School of Medicine
2:20-2:32 p.m.A Career in Antimicrobial Stewardship
2:32-2:44 p.m.A Career in Med-Peds and Clinical Research
Evan Anderson, MD, Emory University School of Medicine
2:44-2:56 p.m.Pathways in Pediatric Infectious Diseases: Clinical Practice, Research, and Public Health
2:56-3:08 p.m.A series of fortunate events: My non-linear career in global health
Chandy John, MD, MS
, Indiana University and Eva Harris, PhD, University of California, Berkeley Public Health
3:10-4:00 p.m.Panel Discussion
4:15-5:00 p.m.Happy Hour and Career Paths Breakout Discussion
K-awards: Kevin Messacar, MD, University of Colorado and Kathryn Edwards, MD, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Negotiation: Natasha Halasa, MD, MPH, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Academic Achievement: Anne Blaschke, MD, PhD, University of Utah School of Medicine and Archana Chatterjee, MD, PhD, Rosalind Franklin University
Saturday, March 5Global Health Session
8:00-9:00 a.m.Luminaries in Global Health
Chandy John, MD, MS, Indiana University
9:00-9:15 a.m.Q&A with Luminaries
9:15-9:30 a.m.Break
9:30-10:30 a.m.Poster Session
10:30-10:40 a.m.Break
10:40 a.m.-12:00 p.m.Networking Session

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