Meet-the-Professor Session:
111. The ID Physician New to Infection Prevention and/or Antimicrobial Stewardship
Friday, October 6, 2017: 7:00 AM-8:15 AM
Room: 14AB

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe the role of leaders in hospital-based infection prevention and antimicrobial stewardship
  • identify strategies to incorporate infection prevention and antimicrobial stewardship into the daily role of an infectious diseases physician
  • list resources available to healthcare providers new to infection prevention and/or antimicrobial stewardship.

Target Audience: Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases physicians, Pharmacists, Public health practitioners

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

Chair:  Kavita K. Trivedi, MD, Trivedi Consults, LLC

8:00 AM

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

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

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-17-264-L01-P


K. K. Trivedi, None

Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PDT, Wednesday Oct. 4th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.