Webinar: The Role of Clinical Microbiology
in Antimicrobial Stewardship

AMS-Webinar

Antimicrobial stewardship is lead by Infectious Diseases, Pharmacy, Infection Control and Clinical Microbiology and involves the selection, dosing, route and duration of antimicrobial therapy. Goals of a stewardship program are to optimize patient outcomes while minimizing unintended consequences.

In this webinar, Richard Thomson, Jr., PhD will discuss:

  • The important role of Clinical Microbiology in providing education
  • Microbiology data and enforcement of guidelines as they relate to timely specimen transport
  • Rapid organism identification
  • Accurate antimicrobial testing and reporting.
  • Effective use of the cumulative antibiogram.

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