Symposium:
92. Think Regionally: Preventing Antibiotic Resistance
Thursday, October 27, 2016: 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: 393-396

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe new strategies for antimicrobial stewardship across a region
  • describe current issues in state health department efforts focused on antibiotic resistance
  • describe current concepts in registries of patients harboring resistant organisms

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Healthcare workers, Hospital administrators, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Lab personnel, Members-in-training, Microbiologists, Public health practitioners, Researchers

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

Moderators:  Daniel Morgan, MD, MS, FIDSA, FSHEA, University of Maryland School of Medicine and Valerie Cluzet, MD, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Presentations:
2:25 PM
Q&A
2:55 PM
Q&A
3:25 PM
Q&A

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.5 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.5 knowledge-based contact hours 0.15 of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-16-238-L05-P

Disclosures:

D. Morgan, None

V. Cluzet, None

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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.