Pediatric Grand Rounds Archived Webcasts

Antimicrobial Stewardship Programs: Supporting the Appropriate Use of Antimicrobials

Recorded April 16, 2010 at 12:30 PM

Presented by:
Jason Newland, MD 
Assistant Professor Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City; Director, Antimicrobial Steward Program; Director, Office of Evidence-Based Children's Mercy Hospitals & Clinics, Kansas City, MO

CME credit is no longer available for this program

This program is presented for educational purposes only and is no longer available for CME credit.

Clinical Content Reviewer: Juan Dumois, MD

Learning Objectives: As a result of attending this presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the concept of antimicrobial stewardship
  • List the strategies that can be used to provide antimicrobial stewardship
  • Demonstrate understanding of the impact of bacterial resistance on clinical care

Minimum System Requirements

While the presentations may be viewable on systems that don't meet these criteria, we recommend that you use a computer that meets the following standards:

  • Broadband internet access (DSL, Cable, T1, Wi-fi)
  • Speakers or Headphones
Windows 2000, XP, or Vista
Mac OS Version - OS X
  • Browser Requirements: Internet Explorer 5.2.3 or later for Mac OS X, Safari 1.0.3 or later (Safari 1.2.4 & above recommended), Firefox 1.0 or later
  • Media Player Requirements: Windows Media Player for Mac OS X
Mac OS Version - OS 9

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