Dr. Sophie Katz of Vanderbilt's Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease will lead a CME presentation titled "Outpatient Antimicrobial Stewardship."
Objectives for the talk are:
-To discuss the rising prevalence of antibiotic-resistant pathogens and increasing awareness of antibiotic-associated adverse events
-To describe the factors that drive inappropriate antibiotic use in the oupatient setting
-To provide strategies for optimizing antibiotic use in the outpatient setting