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21st ECCMID / 27th ICC: Milan, Italy · 7 – 10 May 2011


Education and science

Saturday, 7 May 2011

08.45 – 13.00Educational Workshop 1: Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing
Lecture Hall Silver
13.30 – 15.30Symposium (EUCAST-ESGARS): Surveillance of resistance in M. tuberculosis and potential impact of epidemiological cut-off values
Lecture Hall White 1

Sunday, 8 May 2011

07.45 – 08.45Meet-the-Expert: EUCAST disk diffusion test – frequently asked questions
Lecture Hall Amber 1

Monday, 9 May 2011

14.30 – 15.30Symposium: Vancomycin and staphylococci – is it as bad as they say?
Lecture Hall Brown 2

EUCAST – help desk and committee meeting

Saturday, 7 May to Tuesday, 10 May 2011, all day

EUCAST booth (next to ESCMID booth): for any EUCAST enquiries or technical questions
ESCMID Study Group Corner: EUCAST poster on activities in past year

Monday, 9 May 2011

12.45 – 14.15EUCAST General Committee Meeting: Annual meeting open to all
Meeting Room Blue 2
18.15 – 19.45EUCAST AFST Meeting
Lecture Hall White 1

Tuesday, 10 May 2011

13.00 – 20.00EUCAST Stearing Committee Meeting
Starhotel Rosa Grand

Wednesday, 11 May 2011

07.30 – 16.00EUCAST Stearing Committee Meeting
Starhotel Rosa Grand

Posters from EUCAST

Saturday, 7 May 2011

Hall B15.30 – 16.30
P 746Correlation between EUCAST disk diffusion and the standardised broth microdilution method
P 747EUCAST MIC breakpoints and inhibition zone diameter correlates for staphylococci
P748Screening for beta-lactam resistance in Streptococcus viridans group with the EUCAST disk diffusion method
P 749EUCAST proposed new MIC breakpoints for Moraxella catarrhalis and corresponding zone diameter breakpoints
P 751Inhibition zone diameter distributions and MIC correlates for Pasteurella multocida on the EUCAST MH-F media
P 750Methicillin resistance in Staphylococcus spp. Validation of CLSI and EUCAST disk diffusion screen using cefoxitin
P 752Comparison of two disk diffusion-based screening methods for detection and classification of beta-lactam resistance in Haemophilus influenzae
P 753The EUCAST Mueller-Hinton fastidious agar for antimicrobial susceptibility testing of anaerobic bacteria?