025. New Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance Programs
Thursday, October 5, 2017: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room: 17AB

Learning Objectives:

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

  • list new efforts to survey for antimicrobial resistant infections
  • report antimicrobial resistant pathogens that require enhanced tracking mechanisms
  • describe how new antimicrobial resistance surveillance efforts will benefit patient care

Target Audience: Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Healthcare workers, Hospital administrators, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Lab personnel, Medical students and residents, Microbiologists, Pharmacists, Public health practitioners

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

Moderators:  Marion Kainer, MBBS, MPH, FSHEA, Tennessee Department of Health and Jean Patel, PhD, D(ABMM), CDC

8:55 AM
The Antibiotic Resistance Laboratory Network
Marion Kainer, MBBS, MPH, FSHEA

9:45 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: 0221-9999-17-236-L01-P


M. Kainer, None

J. Patel, None

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