Tuesday, May 22, 2018 | 1:00–2:00 PM Eastern (US) Time
At the conclusion of this program, the participant will be able to:
- Briefly describe the various format types (ie, paper, electronic) for CLSI documents and how they can be accessed.
- List all CLSI documents that focus on AST and reporting.
- Discuss how to make optimal use of CLSI documents M100 (tables for AST results), M45 (infrequently isolated or fastidious bacteria), M39 (antibiograms), M52 (verification of commercial identification and AST systems), M60 (tables for testings of yeasts), M27 (testing of yeasts) and M59 (epidemiological cutoffs values).
- Explain how CLSI AST documents can be useful for individuals working with AST and/or reporting in clinical, public health, industrial, and academic settings.
April Bobenchik, PhD D(ABMM), Associate Director of Microbiology, Lifespan Academic Medical Center
Mariana Castanheira, PhD, Chief Operation Officer, JMI Laboratories
Cost: Free! (Registraiton is still required.)