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Highlights from ECCMID 2019

April 13-16, 2019    |    Amsterdam, Netherlands    |    Booth 155

Experience the technology through our interactive demonstration and learn about the reporting features of Accelerate Pheno™ System. See the instrument and user interface in action and schedule a one-on-one meeting with key team members.

28th ECCMID (European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases).
Dates: April 13-216, 2019
Location: RAI, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Booth: 155
Social Media: #ECCMID2019
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Are New Diagnostics Making a Difference in the Antibiotic Management of Patients with Bacteremia?

Amsterdam RAI Exhibition and Conference Center – Europaplein 24, 1078 GZ Amsterdam, Netherlands


Monday, April 15, 2019 from 8:45 am to 10:45 am

David Livermore PhD
London, UK

Dr med Michael Wilke
Munich, Germany

Dr med Klaus-Friedrich Bodmann
Eberswalde, Germany

Professor David Paterson MD
Brisbane, Australia
Dr Hani Ahmed I Shukri
Jeddah, Saudia Arabia

Susan Butler-Wu, PhD, D (ABMM)
Los Angeles, CA, USA

Dr Esther Calbo
Barcelona, Spain

Session 1
Bacterial Resistance: The Genotype/Phenotype Relationship

Presented by: David Livermore, Ph.D
Professor, Medical Microbiology, University of East Anglia

Session 2
Outcomes in Bacteremic Patients: Utilization of rapid phenotypic antibiotic susceptibility testing

Presented by: Dr. med. Michael Wilke and Dr. med. Klaus-Friedrich Bodmann
Dr. med. Wilke
Managing Director, CEO, inspiring-health GmbH
Munich, Germany

Dr. med. Bodmann
Chief Physician, Department of Intensive Care and Clinical Infectious Diseases
Klinikum Barnim GmbH, Werner Forßmann Hospital, Eberswalde, Germany

Session 3
What is the Value of Rapid De-escalation in Hospitalized Patients with Gram Negative Blood Stream Infections?

Presented by: Professor David Paterson, MD
Director, The University of Queensland Centre for Clinical Research
Consultant Infectious Diseases Physician, Faculty of Medicine
University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

The integrated symposium was held on April 15, 2019.

We look forward to sharing the session content as soon as possible and are happy to notify you when it’s available online.

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