Symposium:
111. National and Multinational Efforts to Reduce Antibiotic Resistance
Friday, October 9, 2015: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room: 30--ABCDE
Co-organized with the European Society for Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID)

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe EU and US efforts to address antibiotic resistance
  • explain the activities of the IDSA's Stakeholders' Forum on Antibiotic Resistance

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

Tracks: Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

Moderators:  Jesus Rodriguez-Bano, MD, Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena and Neil O. Fishman, MD, FSHEA, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.5 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

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

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-15-171-L04-P

Disclosures:

J. Rodriguez-Bano, AstraZeneca: Scientific Advisor and Speaker's Bureau , Consulting fee and Speaker honorarium
Merck: Scientific Advisor and Speaker's Bureau , Consulting fee and Speaker honorarium
Roche: Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee
Pfizer: Speaker's Bureau , Speaker honorarium
Novartis: Speaker's Bureau , Speaker honorarium
Achaogen: Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee
Innovatives Medicine Initiative: Investigator , Research grant and Research support

N. O. Fishman, None

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