February 13, 2009
Bulletin: Complimentary audio conference
Preventing antimicrobial resistance and transmission of resistant organisms
Speaker: Arjun Srinivasan, MD, LCDR USPHS.
February 18, 2009 2-3 p.m. ET / 1-2 p.m. CT / Noon-1 p.m. MT / 11 a.m.–Noon PT
Premier invites you to participate in an audio conference series, Premier’s Advisor Live, featuring important healthcare information. There is no charge to participate.
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Program summary: Preventing transmission of healthcare-associated infections (HAI) requires attention to antimicrobial resistance. Dr. Srinivasan, CDC’s lead epidemiologist will address the following program objectives:
- Common antimicrobial resistant organisms that pose challenges in healthcare
- Effective measures to control emergence and transmission of these pathogens
- Control strategies addressing recent emergence of carbapenem resistance
Speaker: Arjun Srinivasan, MD, LCDR USPHS is the Response Team Leader, Lead
Epidemiologist and Medical Director of Get Smart: Know When Antibiotics Work Campaign in the Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion at CDC.
Following the program, a live recording and handouts will be available at no charge through the Advisor Live Web site,
Visit the Premier Safety Institute for
healthcare-associated infection resources.
Advisor Live Archive
Download the January 20, 2009 presentation from Robert Weinstein MD:
Eliminating Bad Bugs