Meeting Archive:
Implementing and Assessing Antibiotic Stewardship Programs

 


 

Meeting Description:
Join the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) and the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA) for a discussion on strategies to implement and assess antibiotic stewardship programs in healthcare settings.
 
NFID Director Sara E. Cosgrove, MD will moderate the webinar with presentations by Whitney Buckel, PharmD, System Antimicrobial Stewardship Pharmacist Manager, Intermountain Healthcare, and Priya NoriMD, Director, Antimicrobial Stewardship Program, Montefiore Medical Center, Einstein College of Medicine.
 
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:
  • Explain how to conduct a needs assessment for implementing or expanding antibiotic stewardship activities 
  • Summarize strategies and tools to include in an antibiotic stewardship program
  • Identify ways to involve key stakeholders in efforts to promote appropriate antibiotic use
  • Discuss how to measure the impact of an antibiotic stewardship program with a focus on appropriate antibiotic use
There is no fee to participate in this activity but pre-registration is required.
Details
Date: Thu, May 30, 2019
Time: 12:00 PM EDT
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): National Foundation for Infectious Diseases
 Presenter Information
Moderator: Sara E. Cosgrove, MD, MS
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Director, National Foundation for Infectious Diseases
Past President, Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America 
Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Director, Johns Hopkins Hospital Department of Antimicrobial Stewardship
Baltimore, MD

Whitney Buckel, PharmD
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System Antimicrobial Stewardship Pharmacist Manager
Intermountain Healthcare
Salt Lake City, UT

Priya Nori, MD
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Director, Antimicrobial Stewardship Program
Montefiore Medical Center, Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY
 

Continuing Medical Education (CME)
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The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
NFID designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
Please contact cme@nfid.org with any questions.

Continuing Pharmacy Education (CPE)
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The National Association of Chain Drug Stores is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. NACDS designates this enduring material as 1.0 contact hour of ACPE accredited continuing education. Implementing and Assessing Antibiotic Stewardship Programs  (ACPE Universal Activity # 0206-9999-19-009-L04-P). Initial Release Date: 5/30/2019). 
 
Pharmacists seeking to claim CPE credit for this webinar should visit http://nacds.learnercommunity.com following the live webinar. Please contact education@nacds.org with any CPE questions.