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Daily Agenda

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MONDAY, AUGUST 27, 2018

11:00 AM – 6:00 PM

REGISTRATION & INFORMATION OPEN

5:00 PM – 6:20 PM

OPENING PLENARY

BUILDING A STATUS NEUTRAL WORLD: HARMONIZING THE MISSIONS OF HIV AND STD CONTROL
Demetre Daskalakis, MD, MPH
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, NY, USA

6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

WELCOME RECEPTION

7:00 PM

PRESIDENT’S RECEPTION
By Invitation Only

TUESDAY, AUGUST 28, 2018

7:00 AM – 6:00 PM

REGISTRATION & INFORMATION OPEN

7:30 AM – 6:30 PM

EXHIBITION HALL OPEN

6:45 AM – 8:15 AM

CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

7:00 AM – 7:55 AM

7:50 AM – 8:00 AM

BREAK

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

OPIOIDS AND STDS
Plenary PL1

OPIOIDS, PREGNANCY, AND STIS: INTERSECTION OF REPRODUCTIVE AND BEHAVIORAL HEALTH
Mishka Terplan, MD, MPH, FACOG, FASAM
Virginia Commonwealth University, VA, USA

OPIOIDS AND INFECTIOUS DISEASE: LEVERAGING DATA FROM A SYNDEMIC TO ADDRESS PUBLIC HEALTH
Gregorio Millett, MPH
The Foundation for AIDS Research, NY, USA

9:00 AM – 9:30 AM

BREAK

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

NETWORKS ANALYSIS: CHARACTERIZING EPIDEMICS, ASSESSING INTERVENTIONS, AND BUILDING TRANSMISSION MODELS
Mini-Plenary MP1

NETWORK CHARACTERIZATION AND INTERVENTION IN DUAL SYPHILIS HIV EPIDEMICS
John Schneider, MD, MPH
University of Chicago, IL, USA

CONTRASTING DISEASE CONTAGION WITH BEHAVIORAL DIFFUSION: NETWORK FACTORS THAT ACCELERATE OR INHIBIT PREVALENCE
Thomas Valente, PhD
Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, CA, USA

INSIGHTS INTO TRANSMISSION NETWORKS PROVIDED BY ANALYSIS OF HIV SEQUENCE DATA AND POPULATION GENETIC MODELING
Erik Volz, PhD
Imperial College London, London, UK

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

INNOVATIONS IN THE PIPELINE: STD VACCINES AND NOVEL ANTIBIOTICS
Mini-Plenary MP2

RECENT ADVANCES IN ANIMAL MODELING FOR GONORRHEA VACCINE RESEARCH
Ann Jerse, PhD
Uniformed Services University, MD, USA

OLD DRUGS, NEW DRUGS, AND NEW APPROACHES TO AN EMERGING GLOBAL PUBLIC HEALTH THREAT
Edward Hook, III, MD
University of Alabama School of Medicine, AL, USA

TOPICAL PREVENTION OF STI & HIV: ADVANCES & CONTROVERSIES
Jeanne Marrazzo, MD, MPH
University of Alabama School of Medicine, AL, USA

10:30 AM – 10:45 AM

BREAK

10:45 AM – 12:00 PM

CONCURRENT SESSIONS 1A-E

FROM BIRTH CONTROL TO BIRTH: BRIDGING FAMILY PLANNING AND STD SCIENCE
Oral Session 1A

TESTING 1-2-3: THE WHERE, WHEN, AND HOW OF SCREENING
Oral Session 1B

WHEN MULTIPLE PARTNERS ARE GOOD
Oral Session 1C

WOMEN’S HEALTH
Symposium 1D

CHANGING PARADIGMS FOR STI DIAGNOSTICS
Symposium 1E

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

LUNCH BREAK

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

SOCIAL MEDIA: AT THE CONFERENCE AND BEYOND

Executive Room (Lobby Level, West Promenade)

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1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

DEFINING STD PROGRAM SUCCESS IN 2018
Plenary PL2

DEFINING STD PROGRAM SUCCESS: THE LOCAL PUBLIC HEALTH PERSPECTIVE
Matthew Golden, MD, MPH
University of Washington, Public Health – Seattle & King County, WA, USA

STI CONTROL IN THE 21ST CENTURY: CAN THE PAST INFORM THE FUTURE?
Laura Bachmann, MD, MPH
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, GA, USA

2:30 PM – 3:00 PM

BREAK

3:00 PM – 4:15 PM

CONCURRENT SESSIONS 2A-E

YES, WE DO THAT HERE
Oral Session 2A

HEY, WATCH THIS: SURVEILLANCE MATTERS
Oral Session 2B

LOVE IN THE TIME OF BUDGET CUTS
Oral Session 2C

THE FUTURE OF PARTNER MANAGEMENT AND TREATMENT
Symposium 2D

STD PROGRAM PARTNERSHIPS FOR BETTER STD PREVENTION AND CONTROL: INTEGRATING FAMILY PLANNING, HIV PREVENTION, AND STD PREVENTION
Symposium 2E

4:15 PM – 4:35 PM

BREAK

4:35 PM – 5:05 PM

IS IT TIME TO IMPLEMENT DOXYCYCLINE PROPHYLAXIS FOR SYPHILIS?
Debate

PRO
Stephanie Cohen, MD, MPH
San Francisco Department of Public Health, CA, USA

CON
Myron Cohen, MD
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, NC, USA

5:15 PM – 6:00 PM

SCIENTIFIC POSTER SESSION & POSTER GRAND ROUNDS

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 29, 2018

7:00 AM – 6:00 PM

REGISTRATION & INFORMATION OPEN

7:30 AM – 6:45 PM

EXHIBITION HALL OPEN

6:45 AM – 8:15 AM

CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

7:00 AM – 7:50 AM

CLINICAL CASE SERIES 1

CC1A
POSSIBLE OROPHARYNGEAL GONORRHEA TREATMENT FAILURE WITH GENTAMICIN: A CASE REPORT
Anna Huang, MD, Tarek Mikati, MD, MPH
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, NY, USA

CC1B
A CLINICAL CASE OF LATE OCULAR SYPHILIS
Khalil Ghanem, MD, PhD
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, MD, USA

7:50 AM – 8:00 AM

BREAK

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

THE ROLE OF TECHNOLOGY AND HEALTH
Plenary PL3

eHEALTH INTERVENTIONS TO INCREASE STI AND HIV TESTING FOR MEN WHO HAVE SEX WITH MEN
Patrick Sullivan, PhD, DVM
Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, GA, USA

UTILIZING DIGITAL HEALTH TO IMPROVE ADOLESCENT SEXUAL HEALTH: OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES
Laura Widman, PhD
North Carolina State University, NC, USA

9:00 AM – 9:30 AM

BREAK

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

DRIVERS OF ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE: THE COMMUNITY, THE INDIVIDUAL, AND THE PATHOGEN
Mini-Plenary MP3

ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANT GONORRHEA IN THE UNITED STATES
Sancta St. Cyr, MD, MPH
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, GA, USA

MOLECULAR TOOLS TO EXAMINE ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANT N. GONORRHOEAE
David Whiley, PhD
The University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Queensland, Australia

GONORRHEA TREATMENT AND ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE: IS THERE A CONNECTION?
Lindley Barbee, MD, MPH
University of Washington, Public Health – Seattle & King County, WA, USA

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

SEX, MONEY, AND POWER: SEX TRAFFICKING; SEXUAL HARASSMENT; SEXUAL DISCRIMINATION
Mini-Plenary MP4

HUMAN TRAFFICKING-HIDING IN PLAIN SIGHT
Hanni Stoklosa, MD, MPH
Brigham and Women’s Hospital, MA, USA

PORNOGRAPHY: THE INDUSTRY THAT HIJACKS THE HEALTHY SEXUAL DEVELOPMENT OF YOUTH
Gail Dines, PhD
Wheelock College, Culture Reframed, MA, USA

BULLYING AND DISCRIMINATION TOWARD SEXUAL MINORITIES
Stephen Russell, PhD, MA
University of Texas at Austin, TX, USA

10:30 AM – 10:45 AM

BREAK

10:45 AM – 12:00 PM

CONCURRENT SESSIONS 3A-E

STeD TALKS: NINE AWESOME ABSTRACTS DELIVERED IN A NEW FORMAT
Oral Session 3A

FROM BENCH TO BEDSIDE: ADVANCES IN LABORATORY DIAGNOSTICS
Oral Session 3B

BY THE NUMBERS: SURVEILLANCE IS SEXY
Oral Session 3C

IMPROVING PROVIDER PRACTICE: OVERCOMING BARRIERS
Symposium 3D

INCREASING STD SCREENING ACROSS POPULATIONS AND CONTEXTS
Symposium 3E

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

LUNCH BREAK/ASTDA AWARD LUNCHEON

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

OUR CHANGING ENVIRONMENT AND IMPLICATIONS FOR STD PREVENTION SCIENCE AND POLICY
Plenary PL4

THE CHANGING HEALTHCARE LANDSCAPE
Naomi Seiler, JD
George Washington University School of Public Health, DC, USA

PRIORITIZING STD PREVENTION GOING FORWARD
John Auerbach, MBA
Trust for America’s Health, DC, USA

2:30 PM – 3:00 PM

BREAK

3:00 PM – 4:15 PM

CONCURRENT SESSIONS 4A-F

WHAT’S THE BUZZ: APPROACHES FOR IMPROVING ADOLESCENT SERVICES
Oral Session 4A

SEX, PrEP, AND APPS
Oral Session 4B

DON’T TREP ON ME
Oral Session 4C

PROGRAMMATIC APPROACHES TO STEMMING THE TIDE OF RESISTANT STI
Symposium 4D

EMERGING/RE-EMERGING AND NEGLECTED STI
Symposium 4E

LATE-BREAKERS
Oral Session 4F

4:15 PM – 4:35 PM

BREAK

4:35 PM – 5:05 PM

SHOULD HEALTH DEPARTMENTS STOP ACTIVE SURVEILLANCE AND PARTNER SERVICES FOR CHLAMYDIA?
Debate

PRO
Joan Chow, DrPH, MPH
California Department of Public Health, CA, USA

CON
William Miller, MD, PhD
The Ohio State University, OH, USA

5:05 PM – 5:10 PM

BREAK

5:10 PM – 6:00 PM

IMPROVING PARTNER SERVICES FOR SYPHILIS AMONG GAY AND BISEXUAL MEN
Panel Discussion

6:00 PM – 6:45 PM

SCIENTIFIC POSTER SESSION & POSTER GRAND ROUNDS

6:45 PM

NETWORKING SOCIAL

THURSDAY, AUGUST 30, 2018

7:00 AM – 11:30 AM

INFORMATION OPEN

6:45 AM – 8:15 AM

CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

7:00 AM – 7:50 AM

CLINICAL CASE SERIES 2

CC2A
THE FUTURE OF RECTAL STI SCREENING, MORE THAN JUST GONORRHEA AND CHLAMYDIA
Jason Zucker, MD, MS, Natalie Neu, MD, MPH
Columbia University Medical Center, NY, USA

CC2B
DISSEMINATED GONOCOCCAL INFECTION IN PREGNANCY: DIAGNOSTIC AND TREATMENT CONSIDERATIONS
Bradley Stoner, MD, PhD, Maria Reyes, MD, Hilary Reno, MD, PhD
Washington University School of Medicine, MO, USA

7:50 AM – 8:00 AM

BREAK

8:00 AM – 9:15 AM

CONCURRENT SESSIONS 5A-E

DA NA NA NA, U CAN’T TREAT THIS
Oral Session 5A

CAUTION! BABY ON BOARD: STRATEGIES TO ADDRESS CONGENITAL SYPHILIS
Oral Session 5B

TEST IT, TEST IT REAL GOOD
Oral Session 5C

TRANSGENDER CARE: UPDATE AND PROGRESS
Symposium 5D

INNOVATIONS IN STD PREVENTION: INFORMATICS, CLINIC OPERATIONS, AND SURVEILLANCE
Symposium 5E

9:15 AM – 9:30 AM

BREAK

9:30 AM – 10:45 AM

CONCURRENT SESSIONS 6A-E

CHANGING THE WAY WE DO BUSINESS: IMPLICATIONS FOR CLINICAL CARE
Oral Session 6A

NATIONAL VIEW OF ADOLESCENT BEHAVIORS: INQUIRING MINDS WANT TO KNOW
Oral Session 6B

NOT THROWING AWAY OUR SHOT: PARTNER SERVICES FOR MSM
Oral Session 6C

MEASURING NEW INTERVENTIONS AND THEIR IMPACT ON STD MORBIDITY
Symposium 6D

INNOVATIONS IN STD PREVENTION PROGRAMS
Symposium 6E

10:45 AM – 11:15 AM

BREAK

11:15 AM – 12:30 PM

RAPPORTEUR SESSION

12:30 PM – 1:00 PM

CLOSING CEREMONY

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