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FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2024 | 10:00AM-4:00PM ET | VIRTUAL EVENT

SCIENTIFIC SYMPOSIUM

Tune in for discussions on the latest updates from leading C. diff experts in the areas of treatment, prevention, and epidemiology.

LEARN FROM LEADING C. DIFF EXPERTS

In the spirit of education and collaboration, we’re excited to announce our inaugural “Scientific Symposium,” debuting on Friday, November 15th, 2024. This virtual event will allow clinicians, scientists, nurses, pharmacists, and industry to intermingle and update each other during C. diff Awareness Month. The Symposium will also feature testimonials from C. diff patients and survivors.

The Symposium agenda, including additional speakers and topics, will be posted closer to the time of the event.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Epidemiology: Defining the Problem
    Alice Guh, MD, MPH

  • Diagnosis of CDI
    Erik Dubberke, MD, MSPH

  • Risk Factors for CDI
    Vincent Young, MD, PhD

  • Pathophysiology of C. difficile
    Bruce Hirsch, MD

  • Panel Discussion: The IDSA vs. ACG Guidelines for Antimicrobial Management of CDI
    Paul Feuerstadt, MD, FACG, AGAF
    Colleen Kelly, MD
    Stuart Johnson, MD

  • Introduction to the Microbiota; FMT vs. LBP
    Glenn Tillotson, PhD,  FIDSA, FCCP

  • Fecal Microbiota, Live-JSLM
    Sahil Khanna, MD

  • Fecal Microbiota Spores, Live-BRPK
    Jessica Allegretti, MD, MPH

  • Future Antimicrobial and Microbiota Therapeutics
    Anne Gonzales-Luna, PharmD


SPONSOR THE SYMPOSIUM

Contact Erin at erin@peggyfoundation.org for more information about sponsoring this event.