Meet-the-Professor Session:
186. Antibiotic Dosing in Special Populations: Hunting for Goldilocks
Saturday, October 29, 2016: 7:00 AM-8:15 AM
Room: 283-285

Learning Objectives:

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

  • identify populations at risk for under- or overdosing of antibiotics
  • describe strategies for maximizing efficacy of antibiotics in specific situations
  • evaluate risk factors for toxicity of antibiotics in defined patient populations

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Fellows, Healthcare workers, Infectious diseases physicians, Members-in-training, Nurses, Pharmacists, Researchers, Scientists

Tracks: Investigative ID, Adult ID

Presentations:
7:00 AM
Optimizing Efficacy of Antibiotics in Special Populations
Jason Gallagher, PharmD, FCCP, FIDSA, BCPS

8:00 AM
Q&A

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.25 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.25 knowledge-based contact hours 0.125 of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-16-275-L05-P


Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. CDT, Wednesday Oct. 26th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.