Satellite Symposium:
“Detect and Protect” Against Multidrug-Resistant Organisms: Strategic and Responsible Use of New Antibiotics - (Not Official IDWeek Programming - Supported by educational grants from Allergan, Inc. and The Medicines Company - See Affiliated Event Guid
Tuesday, October 6, 2015: 8:00 PM-10:00 PM
Room: San Diego Marriott Marquis, Ballroom FG

Learning Objectives:

Please join your colleagues in Infectious Disease for a special educational forum exploring the evolving challenges in the management of Gram-positive and Gram-negative infections.  This poster gallery event will provide a learning exchange that begins with a journey through the historical perspective of bacterial resistance in a Gram-positive pathogen—S.  aureus—and the emergence of resistance in Gram-negative pathogens. The outpatient management of skin infections will be explored.  Challenges in treating Gram-negative infections including detecting and identifying patients at risk will be presented. Doors will open at 7:30 p.m. and attendees are encouraged to visit anytime during the designated reception hours.

Target Audience: Infectious diseases physicians

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