VUMC Department of Nursing Education and Development Presents Healthcare- Associated Infections Conference April 21
VUMC Department of Nursing Education and Development presents
A Practice-oriented Update
What Are Health care-associated infections?
How do they spread?
How can you prevent them?
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Department of Infection Control and Prevention
This continuing education program offers a multi-disciplinary overview of major health care-associated infections, with focus on causative microorganisms (including antibiotic resistant bacteria) and current anti-microbial treatments.
Infectious disease experts share concepts of disease transmission, preventive strategies and clinical treatment guidelines. A discussion panel concludes the session, responding to frequently asked questions related to serious infections complicating the clinical course of hospitalized children and adults.
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Wednesday, April 21
Vanderbilt University Medical Center's
7:30 a.m. sign in
8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Open to physicians, nurses, pharmacists, allied health professionals, health care students, and VUMC staff.
Earn 4.25 CMEs* or
4.5** contact hours
Free to VUMC staff and all health care students:
$25 for all other guests
Click here for location information, parking instructions, contact information for questions and to register.
Please take a look at the VUMC Nursing Web site for the agenda and speaker lineup