Meet-the-Professor Session:
98. ID Physician New to Infection Prevention and Antimicrobial Stewardship Programs
Friday, October 5, 2018: 7:15 AM-8:15 AM
Room: S 151-153

Learning Objectives:

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

  • describe the various responsibilities for physicians entering into a role as medical director of infection prevention or an antibiotic stewardship program.
  • understand common challenges facing such physicians as they enter these roles and strategies to successfully overcome these barriers.

Target Audience: Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Fellows, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases pediatricians, Infectious diseases physicians, Medical students and residents, Members-in-training

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

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.00 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PDT, Wednesday Oct. 3rd with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.