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Guiding PrinciplesDr. Liise-anne Pirofski discusses how the Einstein-Montefiore Antibiotic Stewardship Program (ASP) is altering prescribing behaviors.
Preventing the Next Superbug
Dr. Theresa Madaline explains how MRSA, the antibiotic-resistant strain of Staphylococcus aureus, arose from antibiotic misuse and has permeated the Bronx community.
November 18-24, 2013: Get Smart About Antibiotics Week
A CDC-sponsored annual one-week observance of antibiotic resistance and the importance of appropriate antibiotic use.
Fighting Antibiotic Resistance by Addressing Prescribing Behaviors
Antibiotic stewardship programs that promote judicious and effective antibiotic use and educate clinicians about best practices are vital to slow the onslaught of multidrug-resistant organisms.
Low Dose Antibiotic Treatment of C.Difficile As Effective As High Dose in Hospital SettingUsing low dose oral vancomycin showed similar effectiveness compared to high dose in treating C.Difficile, according to a new study by Drs. Belinda Ostrowsky and Philip Chung. Findings may develop treatment guidelines that encourage low dose treatment.
Keller Receives ECRIP Award
Dr. Marla Keller is among esteemed recipients of the Empire Clinical Research Investigator Program (ECRIP) award for her work on HIV prevention in the Bronx.
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Liise-anne Pirofski, M.D. (Bio)
Professor, Department of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)Professor, Department of Microbiology & ImmunologyChief, Division of Infectious Diseases , Department of MedicineSelma and Dr. Jacques Mitrani Chair in Biomedical Research
Grand Rounds Dec 11Research Seminar: Dr. Bettina Fries Speaker: Dr. Gendlina Montefiore Medical Center, Foreman Pavilion, Tishman Learning Center, Grand HallDec 18Speaker: Dr. TabaraniEinstein College of Medicine, Forchheimer Building, 3rd-floor lecture hall
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