DICON/DASON Fall 2017 Educational Symposium

November 3, 2017

The DICON/DASON Fall 2017 Educational Symposium will bring together infection preventionists/hospital epidemiologists, antimicrobial stewardship personnel and hospital leadership from DICON/DASON hospitals to focus on current trends, current threats, and future solutions in healthcare epidemiology.

Target Audience

Physicians, PAs/NPs, Pharmacists, Nurses/Infection Preventionists, Laboratory Technologists/Microbiologists, Hospital Administrators and Allied Health Professionals involved in infection prevention, hospital epidemiology and/or antimicrobial stewardship activities.

Learning Objectives

Identify ways in which infection prevention and antimicrobial stewardship programs can effectively develop interventions based on data such as infection rates, antimicrobial use, and antimicrobial resistance in their hospital.
Discuss and describe recent developments in regulations pertaining to infection prevention and antimicrobial stewardship in acute care hospitals in the US, and how hospitals can meet/exceed these standards.
Compare and contrast different approaches for approaching challenges to achieve success for infection prevention and stewardship program activities

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 5.25 ACPE
  • 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 5.25 ANCC
  • 5.25 Attendance
Registration Opens: 
11/21/2017
Registration Expires: 
05/16/2018
Activity Starts: 
11/03/2017 - 7:45am
Activity Ends: 
11/03/2017 - 3:30pm
Rating: 
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Grandover Resort & Conference Center
Greensboro, NC
United States

Available Credit

  • 5.25 ACPE
  • 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 5.25 ANCC
  • 5.25 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Registration Opens: 
11/21/2017
Registration Expires: 
05/16/2018
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