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  • Abstracts from speakers and poster sessions, including the joint meeting abstracts, available 30 days prior to the meeting (You can edit your own abstract from My Account page as well)

    NOTE: Abstract authors/submitters may choose to not have their abstract available online and in the secure mobile app until a week before the meeting.

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Antimicrobials and Resistance: Opportunities and Challenges (T4)

Scientific Organizers: Gautam Dantas and Jennifer A. Leeds


October 29—November 1, 2017

Eldorado Hotel & Spa, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA


Supported by the Directors' Fund


IT’S NOT TOO LATE TO SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT. Abstracts received can no longer be considered for oral short talks. Abstracts for poster display opportunities will be accepted until 5 weeks before meeting start date midnight MST.
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DEADLINES:
Scholarship Deadline: Jun 27, 2017 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Jun 27, 2017 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Jul 27, 2017 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Aug 29, 2017 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2018-T4 "Antimicrobials and Resistance: Opportunities and Challenges" conference only.

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Deadline Date Cost
Discounted Abstract Deadline
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Before and On June 27, 2017 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After June 27, 2017 until September 14, 2017 100.00 USD*
* 50.00 USD of Abstract fee deducted from your registration fee when you register for this meeting
Scholarship
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June 27, 2017 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On August 29, 2017 770.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After August 29, 2017 970.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On August 29, 2017 545.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After August 29, 2017 745.00 USD

* Changes in payment type that result in a refund are subject to a processing fee.
* Currency exchange gains/losses are the responsibility of the registrant and the Keystone Symposia will accept no liability for money loss through bank charges, transfers or currency fluctuations.




Discounted Abstract Deadline: June 27, 2017


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
Submission by this date receives 50.00 USD discount.
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Abstract Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadlines. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract early allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • accept your abstract online
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
(The Abstract Deadline: is July 27, 2017)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:


Global Health Travel Award Details: You MUST complete your Global Health Travel Award appplication by the Global Health Travel Award Deadline and complete the other required steps (verify your contact information and submit a recommendation letter) to be considered for a travel award.


Click here to learn more about Global Health Travel Awards.

Scholarship Deadline: June 27, 2017


Scholarship Details: You MUST submit your abstract by the Scholarship Deadline and complete the other required steps (submit a scholarship application and submit a mentor letter) to be considered for a scholarship.

Click here to learn more about Scholarships.

Abstract Deadline: July 27, 2017


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadline. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract by the Abstract Deadline allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
Abstracts submitted after the Abstract Deadline will NOT be considered for a short talk.

(Discounted Abstract Deadline: is June 27, 2017)

Discounted Registration Deadline: August 29, 2017


Registration Fee: 770.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 545.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 970.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 745.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

Registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to discounted registration deadline.

Please be advised that a few meeting participants have received calls and emails from a number of different housing services - "Exhibitors Housing Services", "Global Housing", etc. THESE COMPANIES ARE NOT AFFILIATED WITH KEYSTONE SYMPOSIA and are not authorized by Keystone Symposia to contact you. These companies may tell you that the meeting is filling and seek to take your lodging reservation and obtain your credit card number. We highly recommend that you not make a reservation with these companies or any other housing service! These companies' representations to participants have been misleading. Please report to Keystone Symposia any calls or correspondence you might have received and book only through the lodging link on our website, an established travel agency, or directly with the hotel.
No registration fees are used to fund entertainment or alcohol at this conference

Conference Program    Print  |   View meeting in 12 hr (am/pm) time


The meeting will begin on Sunday, October 29 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Wednesday, November 1 with a closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:00, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Thursday, November 2 in order to fully experience the meeting.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 29

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

Eldorado Lounge
18:00—20:00
Welcome Mixer
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Eldorado Lounge

MONDAY, OCTOBER 30

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

Anasazi Ballroom
08:00—08:30
Poster Setup

Eldorado B
08:00—17:00
Poster Viewing

Eldorado B
08:30—09:30
Welcome and Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/29/2017

Eldorado A
Ramanan Laxminarayan, Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics and Policy, India
Antimicrobial Resistance: Managing a Shared Global Resource

09:30—11:45
Surveillance and Treatment of Resistant Bacterial Infections in Clinical Practice
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/29/2017

Eldorado A
Michael J. Satlin, Weill Cornell Medicine, USA
Clinical Challenges in Treating Patients with Multidrug-Resistant Bacterial Infections

Coffee Break

Carey-Ann D. Burnham, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
Next-Generation Diagnostics: Translating Rapid Pathogen and Resistance Detection to Optimal Antibiotic Prescription

Jean Patel, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, USA
Combating Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria: CDC’s Implentation of the National Action Plan

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:45—12:45
Lunch

Eldorado B
12:00—14:30
Poster Session 1

Eldorado B
14:30—16:30
Workshop 1: Novel Therapeutic Strategies

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Concourse
17:00—19:00
Fate and Lessons Learned from Recent Drug Development Programs Focused on Resistant Pathogens or Narrow-Spectrum Agents
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/29/2017

Eldorado A
Lorraine D. Hernandez, Merck Research Laboratories, USA
Monoclonal Antibody Therapy for the Prevention of Recurrent Clostridium difficile Infections

Paul Ambrose, Institute for Clinical Pharmacodynamics, USA
PK/PD and Choosing Clinical Doses to Suppress Resistance

Lynn Connolly, Achaogen, USA
Late-Stage Drug Development: Lessons Learned from Running Resistant Pathogen Focused Clinical Trials

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

19:00
On Own for Dinner


TUESDAY, OCTOBER 31

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

Anasazi Ballroom
08:30—11:30
Alternative Approaches to Tackling Resistant Infections
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/29/2017

Eldorado A
Helen I. Zgurskaya, University of Oklahoma, USA
Synergistic Interplays between Active Drug Efflux and Low Permeability Barrier of the Outer Membrane in Antibacterial Activities and Inhibition of Multidrug Efflux Pumps

Paolo Ruggerone, Università degli studi di Cagliari, Italy
Dynamical Structure-Function Relationship in RND Transporters

Coffee Break

Aileen Rubio, Spero Therapeutics, USA
Challenges with Animal Models in Advancing Novel Anti-Infectives

Scott Hultgren, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
Discovery and Development of Anti-Virulence Therapeutics against UTI Adhesins

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:30—13:00
Poster Setup

Eldorado B
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Eldorado B
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Concourse
17:00—19:00
Multidrug Evolutionary Strategies to Invert Resistance Selection
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/29/2017

Eldorado A
Pamela Yeh, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Higher-Order Drug Combinations and Suppressive Interactions

Gavin Barlow, Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust and University of York, UK
Treating Patients with Infections in the 21st Century - Are Antibiotic Cycling and Novel Combinations a Viable Clinical Option?

Karen Bush, Indiana University, USA
Enzymatic Antimicrobial Resistance and the Search for New Inhibitors

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Eldorado B
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 2

Eldorado B

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 1

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

Anasazi Ballroom
08:30—11:30
Ecology and Evolution of AMR Transmission Dynamics Across Habitats
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/29/2017

Eldorado A
Gautam Dantas, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
Networks of Exchanging Antibiotic Resistance Between Commensal, Environmental, and Pathogenic Bacteria

Ilana L. Brito, Cornell University, USA
Horizontal Gene Transfer of Antibiotic Resistance in the Gut Microbiome

Coffee Break

Gerry D. Wright, McMaster University, Canada
The Resistome and Antimicrobial Discovery

Kathryn E. Holt, University of Melbourne, Australia
Klebsiella as a Key Trafficker of Antibiotic Resistance Genes

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

14:30—16:30
Workshop 2: Novel Strategies for AMR Discovery, Diagnostics and Modeling

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Concourse
17:00—18:45
Tackling AMR – Challenges in Drug Development
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/29/2017

Eldorado A
Thomas F. Durand-Reville, Entasis Therapeutics, USA
New Compound Uptake Tools to Confront the Challenges of MDR Gram-Negative Antibiotic Discovery

Folkert Reck, Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research, USA
LYS228, A Novel Monobactam to Treat Infections Caused by Multi-Drug Resistant Enterobacteriaceae

Danica Galonic Fujimori, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Peptidyl Transferase Center Methylation in Antibiotic Resistance

18:45—19:00
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/29/2017

Eldorado A
19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Eldorado B
20:00—23:00
Entertainment
Entertainment is not subsidized by conference registration fees nor any U.S. federal government grants. Funding for this expense is provided by other revenue sources.

Eldorado B

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 2

 
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



We gratefully acknowledge additional support for this conference from:


ACS Infectious Diseases

Forge Therapeutics, Inc.


Spero Therapeutics


We gratefully acknowledge additional in-kind support for this conference from those foregoing speaker expense reimbursements:



Entasis Therapeutics


We appreciate the organizations that provide Keystone Symposia with additional support, such as marketing and advertising:


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Special thanks to the following for their support of Keystone Symposia initiatives to increase participation at this meeting by scientists from underrepresented backgrounds:


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If your organization is interested in joining these entities in support of Keystone Symposia, please contact: Sarah Lavicka, Assistant Director of Development, Email: sarahl@keystonesymposia.org,
Phone:+1 970-262-2690

Click here for more information on Industry Support and Recognition Opportunities.

If you are interested in becoming an advertising/marketing in-kind partner, please contact:
Yvonne Psaila, Director, Marketing and Communications, Email: yvonnep@keystonesymposia.org,
Phone:+1 970-262-2676