CE Credits: Antimicrobial Stewardship and Management of Sepsis: Two Sides of the Same Coin
If you attended the 12/17 live webinar, Antimicrobial Stewardship and Management of Sepsis: Two Sides of the Same Coin, register for this course to earn CE credits for attending. You're required to complete an evaluation, then you can download your certificate.
This evaluation closes on January 5, 2021.
If you did not attend the live webinar but are wanting access to the recording, it will be posted to the Sepsis Alliance Institute soon,
Attendees of the 12/17 webinar, Antimicrobial Stewardship and Management of Sepsis: Two Sides of the Same Coin.
At the end of the webinar, the attendee should be able to:
- Explain the framework of an antimicrobial stewardship program and the interdependent relationship with sepsis management;
- Underline different strategies to optimize antimicrobial therapy in patients with sepsis;
- Recognize the multi-disciplinary ASP efforts to improve patient care in a hospitalized patient with sepsis and challenges ahead.
Sepsis Alliance gratefully acknowledges the support provided for this webinar by the Sepsis Alliance Clinical Community Sponsors.
Nikunj Vyas, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist/Infectious Diseases, Jefferson Health - New Jersey
Dr. Nikunj Vyas, is a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Infectious Diseases currently practicing at Jefferson Health – New Jersey. He received his Doctorate of Pharmacy from St. John’s University in New York City in 2012. He then went on to complete a Pharmacy Practice Residency at Atlantic Health System in Morristown, NJ and Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Residency at West Virginia University Healthcare in Morgantown, WV. At Jefferson Health – New Jersey, he currently oversees infectious disease pharmacotherapy and co-chairs Antimicrobial Stewardship Committee in collaboration with Infectious Diseases service. He also serves as a preceptor and mentor to post-doctoral pharmacy residents and students from numerous pharmacy schools. He also serves as a member on numerous committees including Sepsis, Infection Control as well as Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee where he represents Antimicrobial Stewardship Program and/or Clinical Pharmacy Department. Dr. Vyas is also well published in gram positive and gram negative resistant organisms as well as Antimicrobial Stewardship Strategies in an inpatient setting. He also has continued interest in patient quality and safety as well as clinical outcome based research. Dr. Vyas was awarded the Pharmacy Practitioner of the Year for the state of NJ in 2018 by New Jersey Health System Pharmacists which was a big honor for his dedication to Antimicrobial Stewardship and optimizing patient care. In his free time, Dr. Vyas is a sports fanatic and loves to travel and try different cuisines around the world.
Sepsis Alliance is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP17068 for 1.2 contact hours.
Other healthcare providers will receive a certificate of attendance for 1.0 contact hours.
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- 1.20 Participation
- 1.20 RN CE Contact HoursProvider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP17068.