Antimicrobial Stewardship Educational Activities

The University of Maryland School of Pharmacy's Peter Lamy Center on Drug Therapy and Aging offers a number of targeted educational activities and support on the topic of antimicrobial stewardship for long-term care providers in the state of Maryland.

These online, live presentations are designed to close knowledge gaps for long-term care pharmacists, nurses, nurse practitioners, physicians, and other health care professionals.

The Nuts and Bolts of Antibiograms in Long-Term Care Facilities
March 6, 2019, noon-1 p.m.
Speaker: J. Kristie Johnson, PhD

The Role of Antibiotic Allergies in Antimicrobial Stewardship in Long-Term Care Facilities
April 3, 2019, noon-1 p.m.
Speaker: Emily Heil, PharmD, BCIDP

The Complicated Nature of Urinary Tract Infection Diagnosis and Potential Role of Diagnostic Stewardship in Long-Term Care
May 1, 2019, noon-1 p.m.
Speaker: Surbhi Leekha, MBBS, MPH Online Educational Webinar

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Nurses may receive 1 contact hour for participating in this educational activity. Partial credit is not provided. Participants receive a CNE certificate via email from UMSON approximately two to four weeks after submitting their request, a signed attendance verification form and a completed evaluation form. All requests must be received within 30 days following the activity.

Accredited Provider with Distinction from the American Nurses Credentialing CenterThe University of Maryland School of Nursing is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.