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GAIN 2019: Agenda


10:00 – 10:30

Registration open


10:30 – 10:45

Welcome & overview

Rosemary Barnes

Cardiff University


10:45 – 11:15

Breaking news:

Fungal outbreaks and epidemiology

Elizabeth Johnson

Mycology Reference Laboratory, Public Health England


11:15 – 11:45

Outbreak report:

Cryptococcal outbreaks

Tom Harrison

St George’s, University of London


11:45 – 12:15

Outbreak report:

Renal pneumocystis pneumonia

Matt Backx

Wales Centre for Mycobacteria, Public Health Microbiology Cardiff


12:15 – 12:45

Breaking news:

Aspergillus in the ICU

Lewis White

Public Health Wales Microbiology, Cardiff


12:45 – 13:30

Lunch


13:30 – 14:00

Outbreak report:

Candida auris

David Eyre

University of Oxford


14:00 – 14:30

Emerging infection report:

Fungal endophthalmitis

Rohini Manuel

Public Health England


14:30 – 15:00

Case reports:

Imported infections

Tihana Bicanic

St George’s, University of London


15:00 – 15:15

Closing remarks
& workshop explanation

Rosemary Barnes

Cardiff University


15:15 – 15:30

Coffee break


15:30 – 17:00

 

Facilitators:

Workshop A

ABC of outbreak control
(Oxford outbreak: C. auris)

Gordon Ramage

University of Glasgow, School of Medicine, Dentistry & Nursing

David Eyre

University of Oxford

Workshop B

Antifungal guidelines

Samir Agrawal

St Bartholomew’s Hospital and Queen Mary School of Medicine and Dentistry

Tihana Bicanic

St George’s, University of London


17:00 – 17:30

Presentation of workshop outputs


17:30 – 19:00

Break


19:00 – 19:30

Quiz

Facilitator:

Gordon Ramage

University of Glasgow, School of Medicine, Dentistry & Nursing


19:30 – 22:30

Dinner

All


08:30 – 08:35

Welcome

Ignacio Martin-Loeches

St James’s University Hospital, Dublin


08:35 – 09:30

Top 10 UK & Irish papers:

5 clinical & 5 laboratory

Clinical

Samir Agrawal

St Bartholomew’s Hospital and Queen Mary School of Medicine and Dentistry

Laboratory

Malcolm Richardson

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust


09:30 – 11:00

Antifungal stewardship in
the UK and Ireland:

best practice, implementation and opportunities

England

Malcolm Qualie

NHS England

Northern Ireland

Ronan McMullan

Queen’s University Belfast

Ireland

Alida Fe Talento

The University of Dublin

Scotland

Laura Cottom

NHS Scotland

Wales

Lewis White

Public Health Wales Microbiology, Cardiff


11:00 – 11:15

Coffee break


11:15 – 11:45

Mucor clusters, burden and mixed species management

Tom Rogers

The University of Dublin


11:45 – 12:15

The growing challenge of treating invasive fungal disease in patients on ECMO

Tim Felton

The University of Manchester


12:15 – 12:45

The evolving landscape of immunomodulation:

impact on risk for invasive fungal disease

Darius Armstrong-James

Imperial College London


12:45 – 13:45

Delegate case study
presentations

Presentations by x3 delegates


13:45 – 14:00

Closing remarks

Gordon Ramage

University of Glasgow, School of Medicine, Dentistry & Nursing



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Job number: UK-ANF-2020-10-0097 | Date of preparation: December 2020