Out with the Old? In with the New? Bad Bugs, New Drugs and Antimicrobial Stewardship (Not Official IDWeek Programming - Supported by Forest Research Institute, a subsidiary of Forest Laboratories, Inc. - See Affiliated Event Guide for More Information)
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Thomas M. File Jr, MD, MSc, MACP, FIDSA, FCCP (Chair)
Professor, Internal Medicine; Master Teacher
Chair, Infectious Disease Section
Northeast Ohio Medical University
Chair, Infectious Disease Division
Summa Health System
Robert A. Bonomo, MD
Professor of Medicine, Pharmacology, Molecular Biology and Microbiology
Chief, Medical Service
Louis Stokes Cleveland Department of Veteran Affairs Medical Center
Vice Chair for Veteran Affairs
Department of Medicine
University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Debra Goff, PharmD, FCCP
Associate Professor, Infectious Disease Specialist
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
At the conclusion of the program, participants should be better able to:
- Discuss optimal strategies for managing HAIs associated with MDROs in light of the latest evidence and the current and anticipated antimicrobial armamentarium
- Identify approaches for effective use of newer antibiotics in view of the full range of considerations, including multi-drug resistance, that should shape selection of initial and subsequent antibiotic therapy
- Describe antimicrobial stewardship practices that will result in optimal utilization of current and emerging antibiotics
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