FREE LIVE CE for VSHP Members!
Monday, November 2, 2020 – 12:00pm-1:00 pm
Practical Strategies in HABP/VABP: Utilizing Pathogen-Specific Therapy for Multidrug-Resistant Gram-negative Infections
James S. Lewis II, PharmD, FIDSA
ID Clinical Pharmacy Coordinator
& Adjunct Associate Professor
Oregon Health and Science University
Departments of Pharmacy & Infectious Diseases
Presentation Objectives for Pharmacists:
- Describe current trends in antimicrobial resistance and mechanisms of resistance utilized by Gram-negative pathogens that commonly cause hospital-acquired bacterial pneumonia (HABP) and ventilator-associated bacterial pneumonia (VABP)
- Differentiate among newer antimicrobial agents that target multidrug-resistant Gram-negative bacteria
- Evaluate evidence-based strategies to optimally utilize the current selection of antimicrobial agents in a pathogen-specific manner when managing HABP/VABP
Center for Independent Healthcare Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider for continuing pharmacy education. Center has assigned 1.0 contact hour (0.1 CEU) of continuing pharmacy education credits for participating in this activity.
ACPE UAN: 0473-9999-20-002-L01-P
Activity type: Application-based
This is a member service of VSHP. There is no charge for members to attend. Dues must be current to receive CE credit.
Non-members will be charged $20.
To register: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Tlq75tUSTES0_uKBN-OF9w