Webinar: Empowering Nurses to Protect Themselves and Their Patients: Nurses’ Role in Antibiotic Stewardship

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Webinar:  Empowering Nurses to Protect Themselves and Their Patients: Nurses’ Role in Antibiotic Stewardship

Date: Friday, February 2, 2018

Time: 11:30 a.m. ET

Registration: Register now for this one-hour webinar - the webinar has been pre-recorded but will be followed by a live Q&A session with the speakers.

Topics:  

  • Key reasons for nurse leaders to be engaged with antibiotic stewardship
  • Nurses, antibiotic resistance, and the expanded role in hospital antibiotic stewardship programs (ASPs) and activities
  • Clinical practice guidelines in the clinical educational setting
  • The importance of antibiotic stewardship and the roles of the faculty and students

Featured Speakers: 

  • Barbara A. S. Gilbert, MSN, RN, CIC-Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses, Infection Control Nurse
  • Chris Shakula, RN, MS, CNS-BC, CIC-National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists (NACNS), Infection Preventionist
  • Trisha Mims, MSN, MBA, HCM-National Student Nurses Association (NSNA), Director of Programs and Education