Coming Soon! Candida auris Prevention and Management: A Case-based Course

Do you work at a hospital or a long-term acute care facility? Do you want to learn more about preventing and managing C auris infections? CDC has issued helpful resources to assist you, including the  Interim Guidance for a Public Health Response to Contain Novel or Targeted Multidrug-resistant Organisms (MDROs). This upcoming, case-based course is designed to help illustrate the use of CDC guidance on issues such as:

Infection Control and Prevention

  • Containment guidelines
  • Environmental control, duration of precautions
  • Disinfection procedures
  • Addressing patient transfers

Diagnosis and Management

  • Diagnosis and susceptibility testing
  • Determining whom to treat
  • Overall treatment approach
  • Management of antifungal-resistant C auris

We anticipate a Summer 2024 launch of the content.

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Name

Chair

Jose Vazquez, MD, FACP, FIDSA

Division Chief, Department of Infectious Diseases
Augusta University. Medical College of Georgia
Augusta, Georgia

Faculty

Mohanad Al Aboaidi, MD, MPH

Clinical Assistant Professor, Medicine
The University of Arizona College of Medicine
Tucson, Arizona

Justin F. Hayes, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Medicine
Co-Director, Antimicrobial Stewardship Program
The University of Arizona College of Medicine
Tucson, Arizona

Meghan Lyman, MD

Epidemiology Team Lead
Medical Officer
Mycotic Diseases Branch
Division of Foodborne, Waterborne, and Environmental Diseases
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, Georgia, USA

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