Regional Educational Workshops 2019

Jointly hosted by the British Infection Association, British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy and Healthcare Infection Society

Welcome to the 2019 Educational Workshop series jointly hosted by the British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (BSAC), Healthcare Infection Society (HIS) and British Infection Association (BIA). The topic this year is The partnership of AMS & IPC – Stewarding new antimicrobials & IPC practices.
Through plenary lectures, case presentations and workshop discussion, delegates will hear about the latest developments and have the opportunity to share and discuss common and rare issues faced in every day practice.
The workshops are open to microbiologists, infectious diseases physicians, pharmacists, nurses, scientists and other healthcare professionals working in the areas of infection prevention, diagnosis and treatment.

Keynote presentation:   New antimicrobials & new IPC prevention practices

With case presentations to include:

• Tedezolid (+ve)
• Dalbavancin (+ve)
• Ceftolozane (-ve)
• Ceftazidime avibactam (-ve)
• Isavuconazole (fungal)

Workshop dates & locations:
11-Oct North East
16-Oct Salisbury
17-Oct Birmingham
18-Oct Cardiff
28-Oct Edinburgh
05-Nov North West
07-Nov London
22-Nov Belfast
22-Nov Leeds
10-Dec London

Details of how to register will follow soon.  To register your interest please contact Esme Carruthers at ecarruthers@bsac.org.uk