CME Program Detail

Title: Pediatric Grand Rounds: Antibiotic Stewardship in Pediatrics: Improving Existing Antimicrobial Use is Public Health Priority
Date: Thu, Feb 15th, 2018
Time: 8:30 am - 9:30 am
Location: Lang Auditorium

Speaker:

Philip Zachariah, MBBS, M.D., MS
Clinical Position(s): Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons; Hospital Epidemiologist, NYP/Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital
Disclosures: None

Objectives:

> Understand the need for effective antibiotic stewardship.
> Identify basic principles and strategies for effective antibiotic stewardship.
> Understand the research designed to identify and measure the impact of antibiotic stewardship on patient outcomes.

Accreditation
New York Hospital Queens is accredited by the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

New York Hospital Queens designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Statement
The Medical Society of The State of New York relies upon planners and faculty participants in its CME activities to provide educational information that is objective and free of bias. In this spirit and in accordance with the guidelines of MSSNY and the ACCME, all speakers and planners for CME activities must disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests whose products, devices or services may be discussed in the content of a CME activity, that might be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest. Any discussion of investigational or unlabeled uses of a product will be identified.

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