4318.0 IH Poster Session 3: Infectious Diseases

Tuesday, October 28, 2008: 4:30 PM

Board 1
"Will I Leave Alive?": The perceptions and feelings of multi-drug-resistant tuberculosis patients in their long-term hospital life
Tamae Shimamura, RN, PHN, BS, Atsuko Taguchi, RN, PHN, MS and Sachiyo Murashima, PhD, PHN,RN
Board 2
Chagas: A forgotten but deadly disease in Bolivia
Karina Gamarra, Silvia Nole, Gustavo Tapia, MD MPH, Carlos Salinas and Luis Tam, MD DrPH
Board 3
Complete elimination of trachoma in Ethiopia: Is it possible?
Nicole E. Stoller, MPH, Jesse B. Biebesheimer, MD, Jenafir House, MSW, MPH, Kevin C. Hong, Takele Lakew, MD, Wondu Alemayehu, MD, MPH and Thomas M. Lietman, MD
Board 4
Memory B cell responses in patients with dehydrating diarrhea caused by Vibrio cholerae O1
Aaron Michael Harris, BA, Md. Saruar Bhuiyan, MS, Azim Hossain, MS, Jason B. Harris, MD, Fahima Chowdhury, MD, Ashraful I. Khan, MD, Regina C. LaRocque, MD, Ed T. Ryan, MD, Firdausi Qadri, PhD and Stephen Calderwood, MD
Board 5
Traditional Male Circumcision in Tarime District, Tanzania: A Re-evaluation of HIV Transmission Risk
Julius Chacha Mwita, Dr, Ferdinand Mugusi, Prof and Wafaie Fawzi, Prof
Board 6
An unexpected double burden: S. haematobium infection in the peri-urban setting outside Lusaka, Zambia
Jessica Agnew-Blais, BA, Jessica Perkins, BA, Julia Carnevale, BA, Ada Gropper, BA, Kashif Khan, BA and Edgar Shilika
Board 7
Reduced Infectious Disease Risk among Recent Border Crossing Injection Drug Users along the Mexico/U.S. Border
Kimberly C. Brouwer, PhD, Maria Remedios Lozada, Dra, Alicia Vera, MPH, Carlos Magis-Rodriguez, MD, MPH, Maria Luisa Z˙˝iga, PhD, Victoria D. Ojeda, PhD, MPH and Steffanie A. Strathdee, PhD

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