26th May 2021


18:00

IDSI Colleagues Networking Session . Pharma Expo/Booth


19:00

Welcome

Dr. Eoghan de Barra, Secretary IDSI


HIV


19:05

An Audit of Nicotine Replacement Therapy Prescribing in HIV+ Patients in Outpatient Clinic Setting.


19:10

Malignancies in HIV Infection: A 5 Year Retrospective Analysis


19:15

Inflammatory Phenotypes characterised by Immuno-dysregulation and systemic inflammation predict Subclinical Coronary Artery Disease in CAD risk matched cohort


19:20

Can stable HIV be monitored effectively by telephone? A clinical audit of outpatient HIV monitoring by telephone


19:25

No Effect of HIV Infection on Apolipoprotein Levels in a Contemporary Cohort of PWH


19:30

Short course Alendronate for the Prevention of ART associated bone loss, the APART study


19:35

Sponsored Symposium: 2 DR in Practice. Who, When and Why?

Dr Tristan Barber, Consultant in HIV Medicine, Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust


Tropical/Travel Medicine


19:55

SARS-CoV-2 lineage B.1.1.7 in Ireland: December 2020 to April 2021


20:00

Cost Effectiveness Analysis of Chagas Disease Screening in Latin American Migrants in Ireland: A Markov Model Analysis


20:05

Largest prison outbreak of tuberculosis in Western Europe investigated using whole genome sequencing: recommendations for future prevention


20:10

Can we improve case finding of MDR-TB in South Kivu in Democratic Republic of the Congo?


20:15

ePosters Session

Professor Sam McConkey, RCSI and Beaumont Hospital


20:30

“ABC – All about Brucellosis, no COVID”

Prof. Nick Beeching, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine


21:00

IDSI Colleagues Networking Session . Pharma Expo/Booth


2nd Jun 2021


18:00

IDSI Colleagues Networking Session . Pharma Expo/Booth


19:00

Welcome

Prof. Sam McConkey, President IDSI, Dr. Eoghan de Barra, Secretary IDSI


COVID 19


19:05

Dynamic Change and Clinical Relevance of SARS-CoV-2 Antibody Responses


19:10

Prevalence of Antibodies to SARS-CoV-2 in Irish Hospital Healthcare Workers


19:15

The Mater Hospital’s Post-COVID Clinic: a Service Evaluation


19:20

Best Practice Guidance for Digital Contact Tracing Apps: A Cross-Disciplinary Review of the Literature.


19:25

Initial Experiences: The Mater COVID Virtual Clinic Project


19:30

The Impact of SARS-CoV-2 on Emergency Presentations and Admissions among Older Patients


19:35

Sponsored Symposium: Optimising ART for Models of Care

Dr. Mas Chaponda, Consultant in Infectious Diseases, Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospital


19:55

Break for networking and Expo Visit


Antimicrobial Resistance


20:10

A 9 Year Retrospective Review of Candida Blood-stream Infections in a Large Model 4 Hospital


20:15

Antimicrobial Stewardship: Quality Indicators are Key


20:20

CantBeatALactam – De-Labelling Self-Reported Penicillin Allergy – a Quality Improvement Initiative


20:25

ePosters Session

Dr. Eimear Brannigan, Infectious Diseases Consultant, Antimicrobial Resistance and Infectious Control Division, HSE


20:40

Understanding culture and context in antimicrobial stewardship

Dr. Esmita Charani, Imperial College London


21:10

Best Oral Presentation, Best ePoster Presentation and Closing Remarks

Prof. Sam McConkey, RCSI and Beaumont Hospital


21:15

IDSI Colleagues Networking Session . Pharma Expo/Booth