The 2019 Louisiana Antibiotic Stewardship Summit

Sponsored by the Louisiana Department of Health    

April 2, 2019 - New Orleans, LA


The Healthcare-associated Infections and Antibiotic Resistance Program of the Louisiana Department of Health, in collaboration with the Louisiana Society of Health-System Pharmacists, held the first Antibiotic Stewardship Summit. Program contents are listed below:


Antendee Packet (with Agenda and Other Information)

The Status of StewardshipJulio Figueroa, MD - University Medical Center of N.O.

Outpatient Antibiotic Stewardship - Jefferson G. Bohan, Pharm.D, BCPS - Ochsner Medical Center of N.O.

Antibiotic Stewardship and the Quality Connection - Michael K. Hill, MD - St. Tammany Parish Hospital

C. difficile Reduction through the CDC TAP Strategy - Ashley L. Terry, MPH, CPH - Louisiana Department of Health

UMC's Experience with Antimicrobial Stewardship, Progress and Opportunities - Fatima Brakta, Pharm.D, BCPS-AQ ID - Louisiana Department of Health

NHSN Antibiotic Use and Resistance Module Data Trends - Erica J. Washington, MPH, CPH, CIC, CPHQ - Louisiana Department of Health





Primary Contact Information

HAI Program: Erica Washington, MPH, CPH, CIC, CPHQ
1450 Poydras Street, Ste. 1641E
New Orleans, LA 70112

Telephone:(504) 568-8319
Fax: (504) 568-8290