Named Lecture:
93. Maxwell Finland Lecture: Resisting Resistance
Thursday, October 8, 2015: 5:00 PM-5:45 PM
Room: 20--ABCD

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe the relationship between exposure and resistance
  • list outcome measures of antimicrobial stewardship programs
  • discuss the advantages of "strategy" designs for clinicl trials of antibacterial drugs

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

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

Moderator:  Stephen B. Calderwood, MD, FIDSA, Massachusetts General Hospital

5:00 PM
Resisting Resistance
Henry Chambers, MD, FIDSA

CME Credits: CME Language: Maximum of 0.75 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

ACPE Credits: No CPE credit is offered for this session

ACPE Number:


S. B. Calderwood, None

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