031. Ambulatory Infection Prevention
Thursday, October 5, 2017: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 16AB

Learning Objectives:

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

  • plan S. aureus┬ádecolonization of families (children and adults)
  • review best practices for infection prevention in ambulatory surgical centers
  • describe strategies to prevent healthcare-associated respiratory infections in children and adults in ambulatory settings

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Healthcare workers, 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

Moderators:  Gonzalo Bearman, MD, MPH, FSHEA, VCU Medical Center and Alice Pong, MD, Rady Children's Hospital San Diego, University of California San Diego

10:30 AM
10:55 AM
Ambulatory Surgical Centers: The New Frontier
Philip Barie, MD MBA Master CCM FIDSA FACS

11:20 AM
11:45 AM

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.50 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

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

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-17-239-L05-P


G. Bearman, None

A. Pong, None

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