Meet-the-Professor Session:
96. Antifungal Stewardship
Friday, October 9, 2015: 7:00 AM-8:15 AM
Room: 25--ABC
Co-organized with the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Learning Objectives:

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

  • recognize the importance of antifungal stewardship in clinical practice
  • describe the measures that can be taken to implement antifungal stewardship in clinical practice

Target Audience: Public health practitioners, Researchers, Pharmacists, Microbiologists, Investigators, Infectious diseases physicians, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infection preventionists, Hospital epidemiologists, HIV clinicians, Healthcare workers, Fellows, Epidemiologists, Clinicians, Academicians

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

Moderators:  Eleftherios Mylonakis, MD, PhD, FIDSA, Rhode Island Hospital and Michail Lionakis, MD, ScD, National Institutes of Health

Presentations:
7:00 AM
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Meet-the-Professor
Susan K. Seo, MD
7:35 AM
646
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Theoklis Zaoutis, MD, MSCE, FPIDS

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: 0221-9999-15-164-L04-P

Disclosures:

E. Mylonakis, T2 biosystems: Grant Investigator , Research grant
Astellas Pharma: Board Member and Grant Investigator , Consulting fee and Grant recipient
Boehringer Ingelheim: Grant Investigator , Research grant

M. Lionakis, None

Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PDT, Wednesday Oct. 7th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.