Giving Careers Education
INFECTIOUS DISEASE: Antimicrobial Stewardship - Sharing Smartly

Overview:
Dr. Marc Mazade will discuss the rise in antimicrobial resistance along with interventions to limit its expansion. 

Learning Objectives:
  • Discuss with patients, families, colleagues, and the media some reasons for diminishing antibiotic drug development and rising antimicrobial resistance.
  • Describe two outpatient conditions for which appropriate use of antibiotics by a committed network of practitioners can markedly reduce antibiotic pressure in the community.
  • Identify some interventions that may limit the expansion of antimicrobial resistance in the hospital setting.
Click on the following link to view the Video Grand Rounds presentation:

Antimicrobial Stewardship: Sharing Smartly
Additional Information:
Audience: Physicians, Advanced Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Healthcare Professionals
Duration: 1.00 hour(s)
There are currently no scheduled events. Please contact Education at 682-885-4170.
Accreditation Statement(s):
CME Enduring Material
Cook Children's Medical Center is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Cook Children's designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.