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ID Trainees, residents, and medical students! Come test your ID Trivia knowledge! From anaplasmosis to Zika, any topic is fair game.

The IDBugBowl is a Jeopardy-style quiz game being organized for IDWeek 2019 in Washington D.C. and is specifically geared toward fellows, residents and medical students, but all attendees are invited. IDBugBowl will be held Saturday, October 5, 2019, from 5 – 6 p.m. in the Walter E. Washington Convention Center Ballroom ABC. 

Click on the link below to submit your institutions’ information to be considered as one of the teams for the fourth IDBugBowl!  IDWeek will select two teams from the DC/Baltimore area and two national teams! Applications are due by July 19.

Each team should consist of four members; two current ID fellows (adult and/or pediatric), and two residents or one resident and one medical student. Programs can make substitutions as needed, including using medical students, but one fellow and one resident are required. IDWeek will pay for full conference registration for student, resident, and fellow team participants, but travel expenses will not be covered.

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Many thanks to the organizers of the 2019 IDBugBowl:

  • Adarsh Bhimraj, MD, FIDSA
  • Josh Nosanchuk, MD, FIDSA
  • David van Duin, MD, PhD
  • Natasha Chida, MD, MSPH
  • Jacqueline Chu, MD,
  • Seth Cohen, MD
  • Ishminder Kaur, MD
  • Varun Phadke, MD