Oral Abstract Session:
230. Thinking Beyond Your Hospital: Stewardship on a Broader Scale
Saturday, October 7, 2017: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 01AB

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

Moderators:  Whitney Buckel, Pharm.D, Iintermountain Healthcare and Heidi Wald, MD, MSPH, Colorado Hospital Association

10:30 AM
Decrease in Antibiotic Sales in Brazil After New Control Legislation
Douglas Slain, Pharm.D., BCPS, FCCP, FASHP; Rogerio Lopes-Júnior, M.S.; Maria Inês De Toledo, Ph.D.; Fernando Del Fiol, PHD; Silvio Barberato-Filho, Ph.D.
10:45 AM
Colorado’s Statewide Antimicrobial Stewardship (AMS) Collaborative Final Results: Facilitating Syndrome-Specific Interventions for Skin and Soft Tissue Infection (SSTI) and Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Heidi Wald, MD, MSPH; Teri Hulett, BSN, CIC, FAPIC; Bryan Knepper, MPH, MS, CIC; Gerard Barber, RPh, MPH; Kati Shihadeh, PharmD; Marc Meyer, R.Ph, BPharm, CIC; John Hammer, MD; Timothy C. Jenkins, MD
11:00 AM
Improving Antimicrobial Use by Implementing the CDC Antimicrobial Stewardship Core Elements Across a Diverse Healthcare System
Michael Lane, MD, MPHS, MSc; Amanda Hays, PharmD., MHA, BCPS; Helen Newland, PharmD; Jeanne Zack, PhD RN CIC; Jason Newland, MD, MEd, FPIDS
11:15 AM
Outcomes of a Provincial Pilot Program to Reduce Unnecessary Urine Culturing and Antibiotic Overuse in Long-term Care
Kevin Brown, PhD; Andrea Chambers, PhD; Valerie Leung, BscPhm, ACPR; Bradley Langford, BScPhm ACPR PharmD BCPS; Jacquelyn Quirk, MPH; Gary Garber, MD, FACP, FIDSA
11:30 AM
Impact of an antibiotic stewardship program in long-term care facilities: A nursing home network experience
Fabian Andres Romero, MD; Evette Mathews, RN, MSN, MBA; Ara Flores, BSN, RN; Susan Seo, MD
11:45 AM
A Multicenter Stewardship Initiative to Decrease Excessive Duration of Antibiotic Therapy for the Treatment of Community-Acquired Pneumonia (CAP)
Farnaz Foolad, PharmD; Angela Huang, PharmD, BCPS-AQ ID; Cynthia Nguyen, PharmD; Lindsay Colyer, PharmD; Megan Lim, PharmD; Jessica Grieger, MD Student; Sara Revolinski, PharmD, BCPS; Julius Li, PharmD; Megan Mack, MD; Tejal Gandhi, MD; J Njeri Wainaina, MD; Gregory Eschenauer, PharmD, BCPS; Twisha Patel, PharmD; Vince Marshall, BS, MS; Jerod Nagel, PharmD, BCPS

CME Credits: No CME credit is offered for this session.

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