Premeeting Workshop:
PW2. Best Practices for Antimicrobial Stewardship Programs ($)
Tuesday, October 6, 2015: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Room: San Diego Convention Center, 31--ABC
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Learning Objectives:

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

  • evaluate components of effective antimicrobial stewardship programs and implement interventions in their healthcare setting
  • review and apply strategies for implementing process and outcome measures
  • apply antimicrobial stewardship interventions for unique populations, including outpatient settings, long-term care facilities, and pediatric populations
  • assess available data, including pharmacy and microbiology data, and the informatics strategies needed to support antimicrobial stewardship in their institution

Target Audience: Pharmacists, Nurses, Microbiologists, Infectious diseases physicians, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infection preventionists, Hospital epidemiologists, Epidemiologists, Clinicians

Tracks: Pediatric ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

Pre-Meeting Workshop Moderators:  Tamar Barlam, MD, MSc, FIDSA, FSHEA, Boston University School of Medicine and Pranita D. Tamma, MD, MHS, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Presentations:
8:30 AM
Q&A
9:05 AM
Q&A
9:40 AM
Q&A
10:15 AM
Q&A
10:20 AM
11:00 AM
Q&A
11:35 AM
Q&A
11:40 AM
W20
Duration of Therapy: Our Role as Stewards
Tamar Barlam, MD, MSc, FIDSA, FSHEA

Presentations
  • Duration of Therapy - Tamar Barlam.pdf (127.8 kB)
  • 12:10 PM
    Q&A
    12:15 PM
    1:30 PM
    Q&A
    2:05 PM
    Q&A
    2:10 PM
    2:50 PM
    Q&A
    3:25 PM
    Q&A
    4:00 PM
    Q&A
    4:35 PM
    Q&A
    4:40 PM

    CME Credits: Maximum of 7.5 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

    ACPE Credits: No CPE credit is offered for this session

    ACPE Number:

    Disclosures:

    T. Barlam, None

    P. D. Tamma, None

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