Meet-the-Professor Session:
200. National Healthcare Safety Network Updates
Saturday, October 7, 2017: 7:00 AM-8:15 AM
Room: 17AB

Learning Objectives:

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

  • list important updates in NHSN definitions
  • describe changes in NHSN surveillance and/or reporting methdologies

Target Audience: Academicians, Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Healthcare workers, Hospital administrators, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Medical students and residents, Members-in-training, Nurses, Pharmacists

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

Moderator:  Daniel Pollock, MD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

7:00 AM
NHSN Updates
Margaret Dudeck, MPH

7:30 AM

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

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

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-17-292-L05-P


D. Pollock, 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.