125. Antimicrobial Stewardship Programs in Challenging Populations
Friday, October 6, 2017: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 06DE

Learning Objectives:

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

  • identify key tenets of the core elements for stewardship in surgical patients
  • apply available experience in establishing a stewardship program in transplant populations
  • describe unique aspects of stewardship in the oncology population

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

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

Chairs:  Ebbing Lautenbach, MD, MPH, MSCE, FIDSA, FSHEA, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania and Debra Goff, PharmD, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

Moderators:  Keith Hamilton, MD, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Lilian M. Abbo, MD, University of Miami-Jackson Health System

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: 0221-9999-17-273-L01-P


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

D. Goff, None

K. Hamilton, None

L. M. Abbo, None

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