278. Leveraging Human Factors Engineering to Advance Infection Prevention and Antimicrobial Stewardship
Sunday, October 30, 2016: 8:00 AM-9:15 AM
Room: 388-390

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe the application of human factors engineering to patient safety and infection prevention programs to prevent errors
  • explain how the social organization of medical work influences the uptake of standards, guidelines and best practices to drive a successful antimicrobial stewardship program

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

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

Moderator:  Lisa L. Maragakis, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

8:00 AM
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Lisa L. Maragakis, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA

9:00 AM

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: 0221-9999-16-302-L05-P


L. L. Maragakis, Clorox, Inc: Grant Investigator , Research grant
Versus, Inc: Grant Investigator , Research grant

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