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Thursday, March 28, 2024

2024 Iowa Antimicrobial Stewardship Summit

Start Date: 3/28/2024 7:30 AM CDT
End Date: 3/28/2024 4:15 PM CDT

Venue Name: Gateway Hotel & Conference Center

Location:
Ames, IA  United States 

Event Website: https://www.regcytes.extension.iastate.edu/antimicrobial/

Organization Name: Iowa Department of Health and Human Services

Contact:
Rebecca Rong
Email: rdrong@iastate.edu
Phone: (515) 294-6222

The Iowa Antimicrobial Stewardship Summit emphasizes the crucial role of antimicrobial stewardship, targeting a diverse audience from post-acute and long term care to veterinary settings. With global objectives, it aims to discuss principles, identify team roles, and describe tools for effective antimicrobial use, linking human and animal health while addressing environmental concerns. This accredited continuing education activity fosters collaboration, sharing insights to advance stewardship across healthcare and veterinary domains. CE Information >>

TARGET AUDIENCE:
Post-acute and Long-Term Care Facilities: Long-term care providers, medical directors, infection preventionists, nurses, consultant pharmacists, directors of nursing, quality program leaders, and all other health care workers interested in improving the management of common infections through
the incorporation of antimicrobial stewardship principles.
 
Outpatient facilities and acute care hospitals: Family medicine providers, internal medicine providers, ambulatory care providers, pharmacists, nurses, medical directors, quality program leaders, and all other health care workers interested in improving the management of common infections through the incorporation of antimicrobial stewardship principles.
 
Veterinary hospitals and clinics: Veterinarians, veterinary technicians, and other veterinary personnel interested in improving the management of common companion animal infections through the incorporation of antimicrobial stewardship principles.

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