Sponsored Webinar: Invasive Extraintestinal Pathogenic Escherichia coli Disease (IED): An Unknown Burden

March 9, 2022

Sponsored by Janssen.

In this webinar, learn about the etiology, epidemiology, and clinical manifestations of Extraintestinal Pathogenic Escherichia coli (ExPEC) Disease (IED). The presenter will describe the relationship between E. coli infection and sepsis, and will explain how infection control practices and vaccines can help prevent bacterial infections. 

Nurses, physicians, pharmacists, emergency responders, healthcare management teams, and other healthcare staff may benefit.

Sepsis Alliance gratefully acknowledges the support provided for this webinar by Janssen.

Target Audience

Nurses, physicians, pharmacists, emergency responders, healthcare management teams, and other healthcare staff may benefit.

Course summary
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Event starts: 
03/09/2022 - 11:00am PST
Event ends: 
03/09/2022 - 11:30am PST

Elie Saade, MD, MPH, FIDSA

Director, Infection Prevention and Control, University Hospitals of Cleveland

Dr. Elie Saade is a board-certified specialist in internal medicine, infectious diseases, and geriatric medicine, and trained in public health. He practices at the University Hospitals of Cleveland academic hospital and serves as the Medical Director of Infection Control for the University Hospitals Health System, a network of 15 hospitals and 200 ambulatory centers in Northeast Ohio. He is an assistant professor of medicine at Case Western Reserve University, a member of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, and a member of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America. His research focuses on preventing and treating healthcare associated-infections. 

No continuing education credits are offered for this sponsor innovation webinar.

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  2. Select Take Course. Answer the additional registration questions, then select Take Course.
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