280. Antimicrobial Stewardship: How the ASP Physician can Promote Collaboration and Change
Sunday, October 11, 2015: 8:00 AM-9:15 AM
Room: 30--ABCDE

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe the unique role that ID physicians, ID pharmacists, hospitalists, and clinical pharmacists can play in the antimicrobial stewardship program
  • identify specific activities that clinical pharmacists, ID pharmacists, hospitalists, and ID physicians can engage in to assist and promote the antimicrobial stewardship program
  • cite specific examples where various clinicians worked together to improve antimicrobial use

Target Audience: Researchers, Public health practitioners, Pharmacists, Nurses, Members-in-training, Infectious diseases physicians, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infection preventionists, Hospital epidemiologists, Hospital administrators, Fellows, Epidemiologists, Clinicians, Academicians

Tracks: Epidemiology and Infection Control, Trainee

Moderators:  Kavita K. Trivedi, MD, Trivedi Consults, LLC and Raymond Chinn, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA, Sharp Memorial Hospital

8:00 AM
8:20 AM
8:40 AM
How to Engage ID Physicians
Gary R. Kravitz, MD, FSHEA, FIDSA

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

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.5 knowledge-based contact hours (0.15 CEU) of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-15-204-L04-P


K. K. Trivedi, None

R. Chinn, None

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