206. Controlling Antimicrobial Resistance Across Borders
Saturday, October 6, 2018: 10:30 AM-11:45 AM
Room: W 2005-2024

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe local and regional experiences and approaches to controlling the spread of antimicrobial resistance;
  • identify public health challenges and opportunities for controlling the spread of resistance among states;
  • discuss examples of how antimicrobial resistance can be controlled across national borders.

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

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

Moderators:  Tara Palmore, MD, NIH Clinical Center, NIH and William E. Trick, MD, Rush University Medical Center

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.25 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.25 knowledge-based contact hours of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-18-265-L04-P


T. Palmore, None

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