Symposium:
113. Big Beasts of Healthcare Epidemiology
Friday, October 6, 2017: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room: 06DE

Learning Objectives:

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

  • explain the key elements for a CAUTI prevention program
  • describe the key elements for a CLABSI prevention program
  • describe key elements for a CDI prevention program

Target Audience: Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Hospital epidemiologists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Medical students and residents, Members-in-training, Public health practitioners

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


Chairs:  Hilary M. Babcock, MD, MPH, Washington University and Kristina Bryant, MD, FPIDS, University of Louisville School of Medicine

Moderators:  Kristina Bryant, MD, FPIDS, University of Louisville School of Medicine and Bernard Camins, MD, MSc, University of Alabama at Birmingham

Presentations:
8:30 AM
920
8:55 AM
921
9:20 AM
922
CDI: Focus on Prevention
Erik R. Dubberke, MD, MSPH
9:45 AM
Q&A

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

Disclosures:

H. M. Babcock, None

K. Bryant, Pfizer: Grant Investigator , Research support

K. Bryant, Pfizer: Grant Investigator , Research support

B. Camins, None

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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.