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Webinars

Please note that only GPs, nurses and AHP prescribers working in Northern Ireland are eligible to enrol for these webinars. Northern Ireland pharmacists may also enrol via the NICPLD website.

Antimicrobials (morning)

ACP

12
May 2021

10.00 am - 12.00 pm

Webinar

2 hours

Tutors

  • Dr David Farren
    Consultant Medical Microbiologist, NHSCT.
  • Dr Sam Varma

Aim

To provide an overview of antimicrobial stewardship in a socially-distanced primary care setting.

Learning outcomes

Having completed this webinar you will be able to:
  • Understand how antibiotic usage has changed due to COVID
  • Highlight the importance of antimicrobial stewardship within a pandemic
  • Review resources available to manage common infections and approaches to using them in a socially distanced setting
  • Manage patients who are on frequent or long-term courses of antibiotics to optimum effect
  • Work within local guidance in relation to sending samples or to dip urine
  • Work with other healthcare professionals to improve the management of patients with urinary tract infections in care homes.

Antimicrobials (afternoon)

ACP

12
May 2021

2.00 pm - 4.00 pm

Webinar

2 hours

Tutors

  • Dr David Farren
    Consultant Medical Microbiologist, NHSCT.
  • Dr Sam Varma

Aim

To provide an overview of antimicrobial stewardship in a socially-distanced primary care setting.

Learning outcomes

Having completed this webinar you will be able to:
  • Understand how antibiotic usage has changed due to COVID
  • Highlight the importance of antimicrobial stewardship within a pandemic
  • Review resources available to manage common infections and approaches to using them in a socially distanced setting
  • Manage patients who are on frequent or long-term courses of antibiotics to optimum effect
  • Work within local guidance in relation to sending samples or to dip urine
  • Work with other healthcare professionals to improve the management of patients with urinary tract infections in care homes.

Antimicrobials (morning)

ACP

18
May 2021

10.00 am - 12.00 pm

Webinar

2 hours

Tutors

  • Dr Cara McKeating
  • Ms Roisin McQuillan
    HSCB Pharmacy Adviser

Aim

To provide an overview of antimicrobial stewardship in a socially-distanced primary care setting.

Learning outcomes

Having completed this webinar you will be able to:
  • Understand how antibiotic usage has changed due to COVID
  • Highlight the importance of antimicrobial stewardship within a pandemic
  • Review resources available to manage common infections and approaches to using them in a socially distanced setting
  • Manage patients who are on frequent or long-term courses of antibiotics to optimum effect
  • Work within local guidance in relation to sending samples or to dip urine
  • Work with other healthcare professionals to improve the management of patients with urinary tract infections in care homes.

Antimicrobials (afternoon)

ACP

18
May 2021

2.00 pm - 4.00 pm

Webinar

2 hours

Tutors

  • Dr Cara McKeating
  • Ms Roisin McQuillan
    HSCB Pharmacy Adviser

Aim

To provide an overview of antimicrobial stewardship in a socially-distanced primary care setting.

Learning outcomes

Having completed this webinar you will be able to:
  • Understand how antibiotic usage has changed due to COVID
  • Highlight the importance of antimicrobial stewardship within a pandemic
  • Review resources available to manage common infections and approaches to using them in a socially distanced setting
  • Manage patients who are on frequent or long-term courses of antibiotics to optimum effect
  • Work within local guidance in relation to sending samples or to dip urine
  • Work with other healthcare professionals to improve the management of patients with urinary tract infections in care homes.

Antimicrobials (morning)

ACP

20
May 2021

10.00 am - 12.00 pm

Webinar

2 hours

Tutors

  • Dr David Farren
    Consultant Medical Microbiologist, NHSCT.
  • Dr Sam Varma

Aim

To provide an overview of antimicrobial stewardship in a socially-distanced primary care setting.

Learning outcomes

Having completed this webinar you will be able to:
  • Understand how antibiotic usage has changed due to COVID
  • Highlight the importance of antimicrobial stewardship within a pandemic
  • Review resources available to manage common infections and approaches to using them in a socially distanced setting
  • Manage patients who are on frequent or long-term courses of antibiotics to optimum effect
  • Work within local guidance in relation to sending samples or to dip urine
  • Work with other healthcare professionals to improve the management of patients with urinary tract infections in care homes.

Antimicrobials (afternoon)

ACP

20
May 2021

2.00 pm - 4.00 pm

Webinar

2 hours

Tutors

  • Dr David Farren
    Consultant Medical Microbiologist, NHSCT.
  • Dr Sam Varma

Aim

To provide an overview of antimicrobial stewardship in a socially-distanced primary care setting.

Learning outcomes

Having completed this webinar you will be able to:
  • Understand how antibiotic usage has changed due to COVID
  • Highlight the importance of antimicrobial stewardship within a pandemic
  • Review resources available to manage common infections and approaches to using them in a socially distanced setting
  • Manage patients who are on frequent or long-term courses of antibiotics to optimum effect
  • Work within local guidance in relation to sending samples or to dip urine
  • Work with other healthcare professionals to improve the management of patients with urinary tract infections in care homes.