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Discovery Events


The ESRD NCC will host quarterly HAI Learning and Action Network (LAN) Discovery Events. This page provides a list of upcoming events and resources from past events.

March 30, 2017: Antibiotic Stewardship in the Dialysis Clinic

This event features Dr. Erika D'Agata, Associate Professor of Medicine, Brown University, as she covers Antibiotic Stewardship in the Dialysis Clinic. Antibiotic Stewardship is a coordinated program that promotes the appropriate use of antibiotics, improves patient outcomes, reduces microbial resistance, and decreases the spread of infections caused by multidrug-resistant organisms.

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December 8, 2016: The Infection Control Assessment and Response (ICAR) Program

This event featured a presentation by Karen Strott, RN, of the Disease Control and Environmental Epidemiology Division, Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, focusing on the "Infection Control Assessment and Response (ICAR) Program."

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August 31, 2016: Making Dialysis Safer for Patients Coalition

The CDC presented an introduction to the Making Dialysis Safer for Patients Coalition.

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