269. Challenges in the Management of Complicated Urinary Tract Infections
Saturday, October 7, 2017: 2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: 06DE

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe how antimicrobial resistance contributes to difficulty in treating complicated urinary tract infections
  • define approaches to the treatment and prevention and pediatric urinary tract infections
  • explain how presence of surgical devices, such as neprhrostomy tubes, impacts the occurrence and treatment of urinary tract infections

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

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

Moderators:  Samuel Shelburne, MD, PhD, MD Anderson Cancer Center and Barbara W. Trautner, MD, PhD, FIDSA, Baylor College of Medicine

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: 0221-9999-17-315-L01-P


S. Shelburne, None

B. W. Trautner, Zambon Pharmaceuticals: Grant Investigator , Research grant

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