78. Antimicrobial Stewardship Innovations: New Ideas Across the Country
Friday, October 4, 2013: 7:00 AM-8:15 AM
Room: The Moscone Center: Esplanade Ballroom 301-310
Co-organized with the Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists and developed in collaboration with the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

  • describe novel approaches to implementing antimicrobial stewardship interventions based on local resources
  • review national initiatives in antimicrobial stewardship and measurement of antimicrobial use

Target Audience: researchers, pharmacists, nurses, members-in-training, investigators, infectious diseases physicians, infectious diseases pediatricians, hospital administrators, HIV specialists, HIV clinicians, fellows, clinicians, academicians

Tracks: Investigative ID, Global ID, Adult ID

Moderators:  Joshua Nosanchuk, MD, FIDSA, FACP, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Michael Kurilla, MD, PhD, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.25 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.25 knowledge-based contact hours (0.125 CEU) of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-13-107-L01-P


J. Nosanchuk, None

M. Kurilla, None

N. O. Fishman, None

S. Cosgrove, Novartis: Consultant, Consulting fee
Cubist: Grant Investigator, Research grant
AdvanDx: Grant Investigator, Research grant
Pfizer/The Joint Commission: Grant Investigator, Grant recipient

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Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PST, Oct. 2nd with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.