Learning Lounge:
MICs in Clinical Practice (Not Official IDWeek Programming - Supported by bioMérieux - See Affiliated Event Guide)
Friday, October 9, 2015: 12:15 PM-1:00 PM
Room: IDExpo Hall, Learning Lounge 1 (Booth 115)

Learning Objectives:


Henry F. "Chip" Chambers, MD

Professor of Medicine

Director, Clinical Research Services

UCSF Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute

San Francisco General Hospital

San Francisco, California


Learning Lounge Summary:

The value of MICs in clinical practice will be discussed including problematic pathogens and current resistance trends as well as treatment challenges; the need for rapid susceptibility information and the value of MICs in antibiotic choice, dosing regimens, and antibiotic stewardship will also be presented. 


Note:  Boxed lunches will be provided while supplies last.

Target Audience: Infectious diseases physicians

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