2021 Symposium Registration Available
The DICON-DASON Fall Educational Symposium will be held virtually on Friday, November 5, 2021 from 9:00am until 1:00pm.
Registration information has been sent out to the Infection Prevention contacts at all of our hospitals. If you did not recieve the invitation and would like to register, please email DICON@duke.edu.
Continuing Education credit will be available for this event for physicians, pharmacists, and infection preventionists.
9:00-9:15 am Welcome - Deverick Anderson, MD, MPH
9:15-10:00 am "Teaching Infection Control and Antimicrobial Stewardship: From Sextonianisms to the Scientific Literature", Daniel J. Sexton Annual DICON-DASON Symposium Keynote Address - Zeina A. Kanafani, MD, MS, CIC, FIDSA, American University of Beirut
10:00-10:15 am Q&A Session
10:15-11:00 am I"nnovations in Infection Prevention: Know Your Problem Before Designing Your Solution" - Mohamad Fakih, MD, MPH, Ascension
11:00 – 11:15 am Q&A Session
11:15 am-12:00 pm "Promoting Non-Adversarial Interprofessional Communication and Engagement in Antimicrobial Stewardship" - Julia Szymczak, PhD, University of Pennsylvania
12:00-12:15 pm Q&A Session
12:15-1:00 pm Lunch & Learn: Center Research Updates, Closing (no CE Credit)