Joint IPNET/BSAC Antimicrobial Stewardship Course

28 - 29 November 2019

Acacia Premier Hotel, Kisumu, Kenya

BSAC CONTRIBUTION TO IPNET MEETING

Plenary Presentations

  • Antimicrobial Stewardship- learning from global experience: challenges and successes
    Professor Dilip Nathwani OBE, Director, Academic Health Sciences Partnership, Honorary Professor of Infection, Ninewells Hospital Dundee, British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
    Duration: 45 minutes + 15 minutes Q&A
  • Diagnostic stewardship in the LMIC setting – lessons for LMIC’s
    Dr Nicholas Brown, Consultant Microbiologist, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge, British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
    Duration: 25 minutes + 5 minutes Q&A

Joint IPNET / British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Antimicrobial Stewardship Course
29TH November 2019, Kisuma, Kenya

Programme

Day 1, 28 November 1400-1630hrs
Session one: Plenary session - Developing Antimicrobial Stewardship
1400
Developing clinical pharmacist capacity in LMIC’s to support AMS
Preet Panesar, BSAC
1430
The stewardship team and the role of pharmacist in stewardship
Dr Tom Menge, IPNET and Preet Panesar, BSAC
1500
How can the laboratory support AMS in the Kenyan /African setting
Revathi Gunturu, IPNET
1515
Stewardship in community practice
tbc IPNET
1530
Starting an AMS programme in a hospital [African setting] – checklists and tool kits
tbc – IPNET
1545
Developing and implementing post- prescription review
Susan Mutua, IPNET
1600
Panel discussion
1630
Refreshments

Day 2, 29 November 0830-1300hrs
Session two: Plenary session - Implementing Antimicrobial Stewardship
0830
Developing and implementing antibiotic prescribing guideline/policy
Dr Jaimini Gohil, IPNET
0850
Surveillance of and quality of antibiotic prescribing
Preet Panesar and Nicholas Brown, BSAC
0910
WHO toolkit for AMS - education and research resources for AMS
Dilip Nathwani OBE, BSAC
Session three: Workshops
0930
Workshop one: Practice of stewardship: the improvement science approach - surgical prophylaxis
Facilitator: Dilip Nathwani OBE, BSAC
1045
Refreshments
1115
Workshop two: How can the laboratory help antimicrobial stewardship?
Facilitators: Revathi Gunturu, IPNET and Nicholas Brown, BSAC
1230
Closing ceremony
1300
Lunch and depart

An exceptional location for both corporate and social events

Stimulating space, Convenient location and State of the art facilities


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British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy.

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