Vancomycin Dosing: From Trough to AUC

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Vancomycin Dosing: From Trough to AUC

Pablo M. Laufer, MD
Attending
Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Rebeca Calderon, PharmD
Pharmacy Specialist
Nicklaus Children's Hospital

Target Audience

Nicklaus Children's Hospital CME activities are provided to pediatricians, House Staff physicians, pediatric subspecialists in medicine & surgery and pediatric researchers. 

Other physicians including family practitioners and other healthcare providers are encouraged to participate when appropriate. One or more of the CME activities is designed to attract and impart CME activities to national and international physicians.

Learning Objectives

At the completion of this activity, participants are expected to:

[1] Increase participant’s knowledge of 2020 IDSA Vancomycin Dosing Guidelines. 
[2] Summarize Vancomycin pharmacokinetic monitoring programs offered by hospital pharmacy services at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. 
[3] Identify rationale behind vancomycin AUC/MIC monitoring. 

[Recorded 10/29/2021]

Reporting

Florida Board of Medicine Licensed Physicians ONLY: 
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All Other Learners
Any other learner interested in claiming CME credits must self report to their accrediting board. A transcript of all your earned credits can be downloaded from the completed activities tab within your profile.

Session Documents

FlyerPDF icon Grand Round - Vancomycin Dosing-From Trough to AUC- Drs Calderon and Laufer- 10.29.2021.pdf

Handouts: Available within course

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Nicklaus Children's Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of AMA PRA Category Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Course opens: 
10/29/2021
Course expires: 
10/28/2024
Cost:
$25.00
Rating: 
0

Faculty/Planner Disclosure Policy

In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education’s Standards for Commercial Support, all planners, teachers, and authors involved in the development of CME content are required to disclose to the accredited provider their relevant financial relationships. Relevant financial relationships will be disclosed to the activity audience.

No Commercial Support was received for this activity. The Planning Committee and Staff have no conflicts of interest to declare.

 

Course Director(s)

Rani Gereige, MD, MPH, FAAP

has no relevant financial relationships to disclose at this time.
Planner(s)

Gabriela Martinez

has no relevant financial relationships to disclose at this time.
Speaker(s)

Rebeca Calderon, Pharm.D.

has no relevant financial relationships to disclose at this time.

Pablo Laufer, MD

has no relevant financial relationships to disclose at this time.

Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Reporting

Florida Board of Medicine Licensed Physicians ONLY:
Badge: Provider Reports to CE Broker​​​​​​CME credits earned for completing this course are reported directly to CE Broker. Make sure your profile is complete to avoid errors in reporting. For more information and instructions visit our CE Broker Reporting page.

All Other Learners
Any other learner interested in claiming CME credits must self report to their accrediting board. A transcript of all your earned credits can be downloaded from the completed activities tab within your profile.

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Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Nicklaus Children's Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of AMA PRA Category Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Price

Cost:
$25.00
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