Symposium:
032. Antimicrobial Stewardship Programs In Non-Acute Settings
Thursday, October 5, 2017: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 17AB

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe how antibiotic stewardship programs may be designed and maintained in non-acute settings
  • describe difficulties in implementing antibiotic stewardship strategies in non-acute settings
  • describe how antibiotic stewardship programs differ in these non-acute settings from their counterparts in acute care hospitals

Target Audience: Clinicians, Fellows, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases physicians, Members-in-training, Pharmacists, Public health practitioners

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


Chairs:  Kavita K. Trivedi, MD, Trivedi Consults, LLC and Ebbing Lautenbach, MD, MPH, MSCE, FIDSA, FSHEA, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

Moderators:  Sarah B. Doernberg, MD, University of California San Francisco Medical Center and Jennifer Han, MD, MSCE, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

Presentations:
10:30 AM
97
ASP in Long-Term Care
Joe Boero, MD

10:55 AM
98
ASP in Outpatient Settings
Jeffrey Linder, MD, MPH, FACP

11:20 AM
99
ASP in OPAT
Emily Spivak, MD, MHS

11:45 AM
Q&A

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: 0221-9999-17-240-L01-P

Disclosures:

K. K. Trivedi, None

E. Lautenbach, Merck: Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee
Nabriva: Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee

S. B. Doernberg, None

J. Han, None

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