2533. Complicated Appendicitis: Opportunities for Improvement
Session: Symposium: Intersection of Surgery and Pediatric Infectious Disease
Saturday, October 6, 2018: 2:25 PM
Room: S 214-216
Zachary Willis, MD, MPH, Pediatrics, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC

Zach Willis, MD, MPH, is a pediatric infectious diseases physician and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine in Chapel Hill, NC. He serves as a pediatric ID consultant and as the director of the pediatric antimicrobial stewardship program for UNC Children's. Dr. Willis has a particular interest in optimizing antibiotic prescribing for all children, with particular emphasis on outpatients and inpatients with surgical conditions. Dr. Willis is a member of SHEA and PIDS. As a PIDS member, he serves on the PIDS Antimicrobial Stewardship, Education, and Programs and Meetings committees. He is also the PIDS liaison to the IDSA Antimicrobial Stewardship Curriculum Workgroup.


Z. Willis, None

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