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WEBINAR: Antimicrobial Stewardship in Long Term Care: The Time has Come – The Critical Role of the Consultant Pharmacist
February 12 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
- Describe the local and regional landscape of antibiotic resistance;
- Identify key considerations for antibiotic selection;
- Recognize common scenarios when antibiotics are prescribed but potentially not needed; and
- Consider the role of collaborative care and a multi-disciplinary approach for prudent antibiotic use
More About our Speakers
Shira Doron, MD, FIDSA is a physician in the Division of Infectious Diseases at Tufts Medical Center. She has been the physician head of the Antimicrobial Stewardship program there since 2005 and is also the Associate Hospital Epidemiologist
Kirthana Beaulac, PharmD, BCPS is the pharmacist head of the Antimicrobial Stewardship program at Tufts Medical Center, as well as the Infectious Diseases Pharmacist for the institution.