Program Schedule

SHEA Lectureship Infection Prevention & Control from the Perspective of a Pediatric Practitioner

Friday, October 10, 2014: 3:45 PM-4:15 PM
Room: The Pennsylvania Convention Center: Terrace Ballroom-I, II, III, IV

Learning Objectives:

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

  • discuss key milestones for infection prevention and control in the neonatal ICU and their relevance for all ICU populations
  • describe the challenges of translating IP&C principles for the cystic fibrosis population
  • identify opportunities for successful antimicrobial stewardship and exploiting the low-hanging fruit principle

Target Audience: Vaccinologists, Scientists, Researchers, Public health practitioners, Pharmacists, Nurses, Microbiologists, Members-in-training, Medical students and residents, Lab personnel, Investigators, Infectious diseases physicians, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infection preventionists, Hospital epidemiologists, Hospital administrators, HIV specialists, HIV clinicians, Health care workers, Fellows, Epidemiologists, Clinicians, Academicians

Tracks: Pediatric ID, Investigative ID, HIV-STD-TB, Global ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

Moderator:  Daniel J. Diekema, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA, University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine


CME Credits: Maximum of 0.50 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

ACPE Credits: ACPE 0.5 knowledge-based contact hours (0.05 CEU) of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-14-131-L04-P


D. J. Diekema, Forest Labs: Grant Investigator, Research grant

L. Saiman, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation: Collaborator, Consultant and Scientific Advisor, Consulting fee and Salary

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Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. EDT, Oct. 8th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.

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