Oral Abstract Session:
30. Antibiotic Stewardship
Thursday, October 27, 2016: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room: 288-290

Learning Objectives:


Tracks: Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

Moderators:  Amy Pakyz, PharmD, MS, PhD, Virginia Commonwealth University and Andrew Morris, MD, SM, Mount Sinai Hospital

8:30 AM
The Role of Procalcitonin in Guiding Antimicrobial Therapy Duration in Cancer Patients with Sepsis or Bloodstream Infections
Hanine El Haddad, MD ; Majd Micheal, MD ; Ray Hachem, MD, FIDSA ; Anne-Marie Chaftari, MD ; Ying Jiang, MS ; Ammar Yousif, MD ; Sammy Raad, MS ; Mary Jordan, M.D ; Issam Raad, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA
8:45 AM
Increased Risk of Sepsis during Hospital Readmission Following Exposure to Certain Antibiotics during Hospitalization
James Baggs, PhD ; John Jernigan, MD, MS ; Kelly Mccormick, MSPH ; Lauren Epstein, MD, MSc ; Alison S. Laufer-Halpin, Ph.D. ; L. Clifford Mcdonald, MD, FSHEA
9:00 AM
Use of an Epic-Enabled Antimicrobial Stewardship Analytics Platform to Benchmark Suboptimal Restricted Antimicrobial Use Within an Academic Hospital
Lina Meng, PharmD ; Emily Mui, PharmD ; Gabriela Espinosa, MS ; Vinhkhoa Nguyen, PharmD ; Marisa Holubar, MD, MS ; Stan Deresinski, MD, FIDSA
9:15 AM
Durability of Benefits of Behavioral Interventions on Inappropriate Antibiotic Prescribing in Primary Care: Follow-up from a Cluster Randomized Clinical Trial
Jeffrey Linder, MD, MPH ; Daniella Meeker, PhD ; Craig Fox, PhD ; Mark Friedberg, MD, MPP ; Stephen Persell, MD, MPH ; Noah Goldstein, PhD ; Tara Knight, PhD ; Joel Hay, PhD ; Jason Doctor, PhD
9:30 AM
Impact of Antimicrobial Stewardship and Rapid Microarray Testing on Patients with Gram-negative Bacteremia
Kaitlyn Rivard, PharmD ; Vasilios Athans, PharmD ; Simon Lam, PharmD ; Steven Gordon, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Gary Procop, MD, FIDSA ; Sandra S. Richter, MD ; Elizabeth Neuner, PharmD
9:45 AM
An Evaluation of Antibiotic Prescribing Practices Upon Hospital Discharge
Sarah Scarpato, MD ; Daniel Timko, PharmD, BCPS, AQID ; Valerie Cluzet, MD ; Jillian Dougherty, PharmD ; Jonathan Nunez, MD ; Keith Hamilton, MD

CME Credits: No CME credit is offered for this session.

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