2019 Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Summit Presentations

Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Assessment and Promotion Program | Dept. of Health and Human Services

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Morning Session

Plenary Session: An Update on National Stewardship Activities 2019
Arjun Srinivasan, MD (Capt, USPHS)

Public Health Support for Antimicrobial Stewardship
Maureen Tierney, MD, MSc

Antimicrobial Stewardship Considerations in the Management of Lower Respiratory Tract Infection
Mark E. Rupp, MD

Management of Skin and Soft-Tissue Infections: Application of Antimicrobial Stewardship Principles
Trevor C. Van Schooneveld, MD, FACP

Prevention Clostridioides difficile Infection with Infection Control and Appropriate Antibiotic Use
Renuga Vivekanandan, MD

Clostridioides difficile: How to Focus on Prevention While Juggling All the Other Infection Control Challenges
Shelly Andre, MSN, RN, CIC
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Afternoon Session

Laboratory Diagnostic Aspects of Urinary Tract Infection – Potential Impact on Antimicrobial Stewardship
Stephen J. Cavlieri, PhD, D(ABMM)

Management of Urinary Tract Infections Across the Healthcare Continuum
Muhammad S. Ashraf, MBBS

Outcomes of Antimicrobial Stewardship – What Metrics are Worth Measuring?
Scott Bergman, PharmD, FCCP, FIDSA, BCPS

Implementing Antimicrobial Stewardship in the Real World: A Case Discussion
Muhammad S. Ashraf, MBBS; Denise Borton, MS, RN; Austin Farnstrom, PharmD; Justin Lane, PharmD, BCPS; Jenny Lantis, RN, CIC; Trevor Van Schooneveld, MD; Renuga Vivekanandan, MD; Erin Williams, PharmD, BCGP


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