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ASP Symposium

Putting Policy into Practice:  Tools for Implementation

Friday, January 27, 2017 ● 8:00 AM – 3:45 PM
Belmont University Janet Ayers Academic Center
Earn up to 4 hours Continuing Education credit upon completion
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8:00 AM – 8:30 AM         
Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:30 AM – 8:40 AM         
Welcome - Montgomery Williams, PharmD, BCPS; Shaefer Spires, MD

8:40 AM – 9:00 AM         
ASP Policy Update/Legislative Update - Kristi Kuper, PharmD, BCPS, Senior Clinical Manager, Infectious Disease, Vizient

9:00 AM – 9:30 AM         
The Use of Rapid Diagnostics - Ritu Banerjee, MD, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

9:30 AM – 10:00 AM        
ASP Strategies for Prevention of C. difficile Infection - Shaefer Spires, MD, Assistant Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

10:00 AM – 10:20 AM       
Beverage Break

10:20 AM – 10:50 AM       
Multidrug Resistant Organisms - George Nelson, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

10:50 AM – 11:20 AM       
ASP in a Healthcare System Facility - Libby Dodds Ashley, PharmD, MHS, BCPS, Instructor, Department of Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Duke University, Duke Antimicrobial Stewardship Outreach Network (DASON)

11:20 AM – 12:00 PM       
Changing Provider’s Behavior - Ed Septimus, MD, FACP, FIDSA, FSHEA, Medical Director, Infection Prevention and Epidemiology, HCA, Texas A&M Health Science Center, Houston

12:00 PM – 12:30 PM       
Panel Discussion and Q&A

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM         
Lunch

1:30 PM – 2:00 PM           
Roundtable Session 1

2:00 PM – 2:30 PM           
Roundtable Session 2

2:30 PM – 2:45 PM           
Beverage Break

2:45 PM – 3:15 PM           
Roundtable Session 3

3:15 PM – 3:45 PM           
Roundtable Session 4

 

Roundtable Sessions

Please select two roundtable topics that you would like to attend in each roundtable session.

Each attendee will be able to attend four of the following roundtable topics.

  • Session 1 (1:30pm – 2:30pm)
  • Please select two of the following topics:
    1. Antimicrobial Use and Resistance (AUR) Reporting to NHSN: Implementation and Lessons Learned
      • Libby Dodds Ashley, PharmD, MHS, BCPS, Instructor, Department of Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Duke University, Duke Antimicrobial Stewardship Outreach Network (DASON)
    2. Antimicrobial Stewardship and Rapid Diagnostics
      • Whitney Jones, PharmD, BCPS, Infectious Disease Pharmacist, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    3. Drug Resistance Monitoring and Analysis
      • George Nelson, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
    4. Engaging Administration in Antimicrobial Stewardship
      • Chris Edwards, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Maury Regional Medical Center

  • Session 2 (2:45pm – 3:45pm)
  • Please select two of the following topics:
    1. Measuring Outcomes of an Antimicrobial Stewardship Program
      • Montgomery Williams, PharmD, BCPS, Belmont University College of Pharmacy
    2. Issues in Pediatric Antimicrobial Stewardship
      • Courtney Sutton, PharmD, BCPPS, Pediatric Pharmacy Specialist, Williamson Medical Center
    3. One size does not fit all: Antibiotic Stewardship Joint Commission Standards for big, small, and critical access hospitals.
      • Zina Gugkaeva, PharmD, Infectious Disease Pharmacist, Maury Regional Medical Center
    4. Engaging your Peers in Antimicrobial Stewardship
      • Shaefer Spires, MD, Assistant Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Click here for a pdf of the schedule above and directions.

ACPEThe American Pharmacists Association and Belmont University College of Pharmacy are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. ACPE Universal Activity Numbers: 0863-9999-17-001-L04-P, 0863-9999-17-002-L04-P, 9999-17-003-L04-P, 9999-17-004-L04-P, 9999-17-005-L04-P, 9999-17-006-L04-P, 9999-17-007-L04-P. This seminar will provide 4 hours (.4 CEUs) of continuing education credit to pharmacists who attend the seminar and complete the activity evaluation.