Session: Results From Outbreak Investigations: Implications for Public Health Practice
4035.0: Tuesday, November 18, 2003: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Results From Outbreak Investigations: Implications for Public Health Practice
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Presider(s):Hanan Obeidi, MPH, CHES
Manuel Bayona, MD, PhD
8:30 AMAn outbreak of Cyptosporidiosis in a public swimming pool *
Lionel S Lim, MBBS, Prathibha Varkey, MD, MPH, Peter Giesen, MS, Larry Edmonson, MPH
8:45 AMInvestigation of a community-acquired methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus outbreak
Carmela Mancini, MPH, Julia Gill, PhD, MPH, Alan Rowan, DrPH, MPA
9:00 AMObservational Epidemiology and Indoor Mold Exposure: An Outbreak Investigation
Joseph Q. Jarvis, MD, MSPH
9:15 AMHealth-care--related transmission of hepatitis B virus and hepatitis C virus associated with reuse of needles/syringes in a pain management clinic -- Oklahoma, 2002
R. Dawn Comstock, PhD, Tara Vogt, PhD, Pat Scott, RN, Jan Fox, RN, Sue Mallonee, RN, MPH, Joe Perz, MD, Beth Bell, MD, MPH, Ron Moolenaar, MD, Mike Crutcher, MD, MPH
9:30 AMConfirming the risk of E.coli O157:H7 transmission in steak/salad bar restaurants
Seth Foldy, MD, Paul Biedrzycki, MPH, MBA, Loyce Robinson, Aijab Singh, Stephen Gradus
9:45 AMWhere justice and jaundice meet: Hepatitis A vaccination in jails as a strategy to reach high-risk adults
Sirenda Vong, MD, MSc, Anthony Fiore, MD, MPH, Daniel Haight, MD, Frances Pinero, RN, Kathy Boaz, MPH, Tracy Badsgard, MPH, Carmela Mancini, MPH, Nancy Borgsmiller, RN, Bill Tynan, MD, Steven Wiersma, MD, MPH, Beth Bell, MD, MPH
Organized by:Epidemiology
Endorsed by:Environment
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy

The 131st Annual Meeting (November 15-19, 2003) of APHA