Outstanding Poster Awards and Young Investigator Awards will be given to some selected abstracts.  The Scientific Advisory Board will make the final judgement for awards and will inform award winners in advance, Abstracts must be based on results that have not been published in any journal or presented at any national or international scientific conference prior to August 1, 2021.

Outstanding Poster Awards

It will be awarded to the presenting authors of the 10 abstracts with the highest scores. Awardees are honored through notification to all meeting attendees and receive a US$500 cash prize with a special certificate for their contributions.

Congratulations to the ISAAR 2021 Outstanding Poster Award Winners!

PAG-010 Ronaldo Morales Junior, Brazil

Meropenem extended infusion versus intermittent infusion against nosocomial MIC 4 mg/L strains to guarantee drug effectiveness by PK/PD approach in burn patients at the earlier period of septic shock

PAR-006 Abraham Fikru Mechesso, Korea

Characterization of NDM-5-producing Escherichia coli isolates from dogs in Korea

PBI-002Yiching Chen, Taiwan

Clinical characteristics and prediction of poor outcome in Clostridium innocuum infection: A case-control study

PBI-004Dhammika Leshan Wannigama, Thailand

Novel broad-spectrum peptide therapy reverses respiratory infections with multidrug-resistant Gram-negative bacteria

PBI-013Naidatul Ain Zahaimi, Malaysia

Post-mortem microbiology: Klebsiella isolates in sudden unexpected death of infants and children

PGN-005Ravi Kant, India

In-silico identification of novel inhibitors for glutamate racemase (MurI) to decipher the subtle of antimicrobial resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae : A virtual screening and molecular dynamics approach

PHI-002Amila Dasanayake, Sri Lanka

Identification of staphylococci contaminating clinical white coats of 4th year medical students, a Sri Lankan experience

PVA-001Chin Pok Chan, Hong Kong

Low uptake of seasonal influenza and COVID-19 vaccine in nurses in Hong Kong

PVI-001Ji Young Lee, Korea

Delay in influenza treatment in children with false-negative rapid antigen test was in observed in this retrospective single-center study in Korea 2016-2019

PLB-002Shuyi Wang, PR China

Delay in influenza treatment in children with false-negative rapid antigen test was in observed in this retrospective single-center study in Korea 2016-2019

Young Investigator Awards

Young Investigator Award will be available for the presenting author with an accepted abstract. It is particularly intended to support young investigators under 40 years of age and reserved from countries with lower/middle-income economies. Up to 10 awardees will receive free registration to attend the ISAAR 2021 virtual congress. Prepare your CV and a copy of your passport to apply for a YIA when you submit your abstract through the website.

Congratulations to the ISAAR 2021 Young Investigator Award winners!

PAG-015Sreska Shrestha, Nepal

Phenotypic determination of phage susceptibility among multidrug-resistant bacteria isolated from clinical samples of patients of tertiary care center, Nepal

PCO-005Purnima Perera, Sri Lanka

Assessing risk factors for health care associated transmission of SARS-Cov-2 virus infection among health care personnel in a tertiary care hospital, Sri Lanka; a case-control study

PFM-001Pedro Abrantes, South Africa

Real-time assessment of Candida biofilm formation

PGN-003Aye Mya Sithu Shein, Thailand

Colistin-EDTA combination for eradication of colistin-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae catheter related biofilm infections

PGN-018Poonam Yadav, Nepal

Antibiogram and biofilm formation among multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii clinical isolates at a tertiary care centre in Nepal

PGN-020Athira K. Nair, India

A study of antibiotic resistance and biofilm formation of Klebsiella pneumoniae clinical isolates from a tertiary care Centre at North Kerala, India

PGN-026 Mohammad Ridhuan Mohd Ali, Malaysia

Demography and antibiotic susceptibility of emerging Chryseobacterium gleum among hospitalised patients in Malaysia

PGN-034 Suvaiyarasan Suvaithenamudhan, India

GC-MS Analysis of phytoconstituents from Artemisia pallens and molecular docking Interactions to Identify potential Inhibitors against the efflux protein of the multi drug resistant LAC-4 strain of Acinetobacter baumannii

PGP-010Nur Asyura binti Nor Amdan, Malaysia

Distribution trends of mecA, pvl and SCCmec elements in Malaysian CA-MRSA clinical isolates between year 2017-2018

PTM-002Pritik A. Shah, India

Mycobacterium species on the cutaneous microbiome of very preterm neonates admitted to the NICU in a tertiary health care hospital