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
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.
The 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.