Home >> Dgroups Rss >> Day 2 of ICGBS 2021!

Day 2 of ICGBS 2021!

21 July, 2021

Good day!

We welcome you to join us for Day 2 of the online International Conference on Group B Strep (ICGBS) 2021! Registration is complimentary at gbsi.me/ICGBS2021 <http://gbsi.me/ICGBS2021>

Today’s presentations (uploaded for ease of viewing from any time zone):

July 21 – Prevention Strategies

GBS Bacteriuria and Pregnancy – Karen M. Puopolo, MD, PhD

Successful prevention of early preterm birth by pH-measurement as a self-care habit in the State of Thuringia: Aspects of the 2020 experience – Udo B. Hoyme, Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. habil. Prof. Dr. h.c.​

Judith’s stillbirth story and how her mother is affecting change in Canada to reduce preventable stillbirths through kicks counting – Nadine Belzile, MA

The Use of Intramuscular Ceftriaxone in Infants during the First Week of Life to Minimize the Risk of Late Onset Group B Strep Disease in Inadequately, Prenatally Treated Newborns. – Robert A. Dracker, MD, MHA, MBA, CPI

Long Term Outcomes of GBS Meningitis - Fatma Levent, MD

July 21 – Managing Perinatal Loss

IMproving Perinatal Mortality Review and Outcomes Via Education – Adrienne Gordon, MBChB, MRCP (UK), MPH (Hons), FRACP, PhD

July 21 – Antibiotic Resistance and GBS

Evolution of antimicrobial resistance in Group B streptococcus – Elita Jauneikaite, BSc (Hons), PhD

July 21 – Breast Milk and GBS

Breast Milk and Group B Streptococcus – Suzy Lim, PhD

Need to watch later during the conference? No worries! Presentations can still be accessed from our Presentation Gallery. Please be sure to check out our virtual Research Wall to learn of GBS research efforts worldwide!



(Ms.) Marti Perhach


Group B Strep International

+1 909 620-7214

marti.perhach@gbs-intl.org <mailto:marti.perhach@gbs-intl.org>

groupbstrepinternational@gmail.com <mailto:groupbstrepinternational@gmail.com>

www.groupbstrepinternational.org <http://www.groupbstrepinternational.org/>

CHIFA profile: Marti Perhach is the CEO and Founder of Group B Strep International (GBSI) in the USA. marti.perhach AT gbs-intl.org