74372. CDC
Session: Meet-the-Professor Session: Women in ID
Thursday, October 4, 2018: 7:45 AM
Room: S 155
Nimalie D. Stone, MD MS, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA

Dr. Stone is the Team Lead for Long-term Care for the Prevention and Response Branch within CDC’s Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion. She is a Board-certified infectious disease physician who has a research and clinical background in managing infections and antibiotic resistant pathogens in post-acute and long-term care settings. She completed her internal medicine residency at Johns Hopkins University followed by an infectious disease fellowship at Emory University. In her role at CDC, Dr. Stone develops guidelines, educational resources and implementation programs to reduce healthcare associated infections and promote antibiotic stewardship in nursing homes. She provides technical assistance to CMS programs in long-term care and supports state health departments and quality improvement organizations in their efforts to engage nursing homes in infection prevention and antibiotic stewardship initiatives.


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