Academic Program

  • Time
    Speaker
    Details
  • The role of cleaning and desinfection against cross transmission of multidrg resistant bacteria

    Moderator: Christian Pallares - Gran Salón
  • 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
    Strategies for adequate cleaning and disinfection: aspects to consider
  • 9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
    Clostridium difficile, mycobacteria and Candida auris: present and future of cleaning and disinfection in healthcare institutions
  • 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Coffee break
  • 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
    A disruptive method to stimulate hand hygiene
  • 11:45 AM 12:OO M
    Round table
  • 12:00 M - 1:45 PM

    West Quimica Satellite Symposium

    New technologies. More efficient processes for health institutions - Salón palmeras


  • Interactive Workshop: Principals of Antimicrobial Resistance - from the detection to the interpretation of the antibiogram

    Moderators: Lorena Díaz y Germán Esparza - Gran Salón
  • 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM



    What you should know about resistance mechanisms in gram positive bacteria.


    -Resistance mechanisms against:

    •Beta-lactams and glycopeptides

    •Resistance to Daptomycin and new tetracyclins

    •Resistance to Linezolid and other oxazolidinones

    -Expert rules for susceptibility reporting and CLSI 2020 updates

  • 3:15 PM - 3:45 PM
    Coffee break
  • 3:45 PM - 5:00 PM




    What you should know about resistance mechanisms in gram negative bacteria.


    -Mechanisms of resistance involving:

    •Beta-lactamases and other enzymes

    •Mechanisms of resistance through efflux pumps and cell wall impermeability

    •Other mechanisms of resistance involving the cell wall.

    -Expert rules for susceptibility reporting and CLSI 2020 updates

  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Opening Session
  • 5:30 PM - 6:15 PM
    OPENING TALK JOHN P. QUINN

    Overcoming bacterial resistance through PK/PD: can we achieve it?

  • 7:00 PM

    Meet the expert Janssen

    ¿Why PREZCOBIX as the first inhibitor of proteasa in TAR?

  • Time
    Speakers
    Details
  • 07:00 AM - 08:40 AM
    Meet the Expert Beckman Coulter

    Resistance in Fastidious and Uncommon Bacteria. The dark side of the moon - Salón Palmeras

  • Updates on the Management of Multidrug Resistant Bacteria

    Moderator: María Virginia Villegas - Gran Salón
  • 08:50 AM - 09:25 AM
    β-lactamases inhibitors: a systematic review of their use and effectiveness in MDR bacteria
  • 09:25 AM - 10:00 AM
    New insights in the treatment of carbapenemase-producing bacteria
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Coffee break
  • 10:30 AM - 12:00 M






    RAPID FIRE: Presentation and interactive discussion of the best clinical cases in bacterial resistance







  • 12:00 M - 01:45 PM
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    Meet the Expert Pfizer

    Zavicefta (Ceftazidime / Avibactam), a breakthrough in the management of bacterial resistance

  • Immunization and Resistance

  • 02:00 PM - 02:30 PM
    Immunization as a strategy of resistance control from childhood to adulthood. What are the advances?
  • The Impact of Antimicrobial Resistance in Fungi

    Moderator: José Oñate - Gran Salón
  • 02:30 PM - 03:15 PM
    Mechanisms of resistance in yeast and filamentous fungi and therapeutic implications.
  • 03:15 PM - 03:45 PM
    Coffee break
  • 03:45 PM - 04:30 PM
    Management of Candida auris infections – all you need to know
  • 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM

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    RAPID FIRE: Presentation and interactive discussion of the best clinical cases in invasive mycosis


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  • 07:00 AM - 08:40 PM



    Pfizer Satellite Symposium

    Zavicefta (Ceftazidime / Avibactam), from the ideal to the real world- Salón Farallones



  • Antiviral Resistance: The Example of HIV

    Moderator: Ernesto Martínez - Gran Salón
  • 08:50 AM - 09:20 AM
    Common and uncommon mechanisms of resistance of HIV to antiretrovirals
  • 09:20 AM - 09:50 AM
    What is the resistance rate in Colombia and Latin America?
  • 09:50 AM - 10:20 AM
    Coffee break
  • 10:20 AM - 10:50 AM
    New concepts and antiretroviral agents for the management of the patient with virologic failure with or without known viral resistance.
  • 10:50 AM - 12:00 M






    RAPID FIRE: Presentation and interactive discussion of the best clinical cases in HIV infections




  • 12:00 M - 12:30 PM
    Closure