Premeeting Workshop:
PW08. A Sociobehavioral Approach to Infection Prevention and Antimicrobial Stewardship
Wednesday, October 3, 2018: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Room: S 152-154

  • Sociobehavioral IDWeek2018 Pre Meeting Workshop Agenda.pdf (28.8 kB)
  • Dialogue Around Respiratory Illness Treatment.pdf (203.5 kB)
  • Social and Behavioral Approaches to Implementation Science in Infection Prevention.pdf (2.1 MB)
  • Training for Identity not Behavior in Infection Prevention.pdf (513.9 kB)
  • Learning Objectives:

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

    • describe a conceptual framework informed by the social sciences that can be applied to the work of improving patient safety and quality
    • discuss an overview of the fields of medical sociology, behavioral economics and implementation science as they apply to antimicrobial stewardship and infection prevention
    • describe a practical example of an antimicrobial stewardship intervention that utilizes evidence-based communication training
    • explain what a social driver diagram is and how it can be practically applied to the everyday work of managing social barriers to change in implementing antimicrobial stewardship and infection prevention interventions

    Target Audience: Clinicians, Epidemiologists, Hospital epidemiologists, Infection preventionists, Infectious diseases physicians, Pharmacists

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

    Pre-Meeting Workshop Moderators:  Julia E. Szymczak, PhD, University of Pennsylvania and Neil O. Fishman, MD, FSHEA, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

    CME Credits: Maximum of 4.00 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

    ACPE Credits: ACPE 4 knowledge-based contact hours of pharmacy CE

    ACPE Number: 0221-9999-18-303-L01-P


    J. E. Szymczak, None

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