Meet-the-Professor Session:
193. The ID Physician New to Antimicrobial Stewardship and/or Infection Prevention
Saturday, October 29, 2016: 7:00 AM-8:15 AM
Room: 391-392

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe the roles of infectious diseases physicians in antimicrobial stewardship and infection prevention
  • evaluate strategies to incorporate antimicrobial stewardship and infection prevention into the daily role of an infectious diseases physician
  • cite resources available to infectious diseases physicians who are new to antimicrobial stewardship and/or infection prevention

Target Audience: Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Healthcare workers, Hospital administrators, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Members-in-training, Pharmacists

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

7:00 AM
David Banach, MD, MPH, MS

7:30 AM
Francesca Lee, MD

8:00 AM

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

ACPE Credits:

ACPE Number:

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.