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Tune in to Safe Healthcare: CDC's Core Elements of Outpatient Antibiotic Stewardship


Meeting Description:

Antibiotic stewardship is the effort to measure and improve how antibiotics are prescribed by clinicians and used by patients. In this webinar, we will discuss CDC’s Core Elements of Outpatient Antibiotic Stewardship, which provides a framework for implementing antibiotic stewardship in outpatient settings.

 

AGENDA

 

Welcome/Moderator

Kelly O’Neill, BA

Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

 

Implementing Antibiotic Stewardship

into Your Outpatient Practice

Katherine Fleming-Dutra, MD

Medical Officer

Office of Antibiotic Stewardship

Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

 

Question and Answer Session

 

Katherine Fleming-Dutra, MD

Medical Officer

Office of Antibiotic Stewardship

Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

 
 

SPECIFIC OBJECTIVES FOR THIS WEBINAR:

 
  • Discuss outpatient antibiotic prescribing epidemiology in the United States
 
  • Describe the importance of antibiotic stewardship in outpatient settings
 
  • List the Core Elements of Outpatient Antibiotic Stewardship to improve antibiotic prescribing in outpatient settings

This webinar offers CE for Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Registered Nurses, Health Educators, Pharmacists, Pharmacy Technicians, Medical Residents, Epidemiologists, Laboratorians, and Administrators.
 

 

 

 
Details
Date: Tue, Nov 15, 2016
Time: 01:00 PM EST
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): Jacqueline Wilkins
 Presenter Information
Katherine Fleming-Dutra, MD, Medical Officer
Speaker Photo

Katherine Fleming-Dutra, MD is a pediatric emergency physician and a medical epidemiologist with Office of Antibiotic Stewardship in the Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Dr. Fleming-Dutra trained in pediatrics at St. Louis Children’s Hospital. In 2010, Dr. Fleming-Dutra came to CDC as an Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer, assigned to the Respiratory Diseases Branch in the Division of Bacterial Diseases, where she investigated outbreaks of bacterial respiratory diseases. After completing a fellowship in pediatric emergency medicine at Emory University, Dr. Fleming-Dutra returned to CDC in 2015 as a medical epidemiologist in the Get Smart: Know When Antibiotics Work program. Her areas of concentration include outpatient and pediatric antibiotic stewardship.