CDC’s Public Health Grand Rounds Presents:
“Be Antibiotics Aware: Smart Use, Best Care”
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. (ET)
Global Communications Center (Building 19)
Alexander D. Langmuir Auditorium
Katherine Fleming-Dutra, MD, FAAP
Office of Antibiotic Stewardship
Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
“The Case for Antibiotic Stewardship”
Jeffrey Linder, MD, MPH, FACP
Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics
Michael A. Gertz Professor of Medicine
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
“Improving Antibiotic Prescribing for Adults”
David Hyun, MD
Antibiotic Resistance Project
The Pew Charitable Trusts
“Antibiotic Stewardship Policies”
John Iskander, MD, MPH, Scientific Director, Public Health Grand Rounds
Phoebe Thorpe, MD, MPH, Deputy Scientific Director, Public Health Grand Rounds
Susan Laird, MSN, RN, Communications Director, Public Health Grand Rounds
Our sessions are open to the public:
A live webcast will be available on our website. Open captions are provided. The link will be live five minutes before the presentation. View our sessions on our On Demandpage at your convenience. Sessions are archived 3-4 days after each presentation.
For non-CDC staff who want to attend in person:
Non-CDC staff must have prior security clearance. US citizens must submit a request to the Grand Rounds Team. A US state-issued photo ID (e.g., driver’s license, US passport) is required.
Non-US citizens must submit their requests 20 days prior to the session to the Grand Rounds Team, and additional information will be required.
For individuals requiring reasonable accommodations:
It is the policy of CDC to provide reasonable accommodations (RA) for qualified individuals with disabilities to ensure their full inclusion in CDC-sponsored events. Employees are asked to submit RA requests at least 5 business days prior to the event. Please e-mail the request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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