Applying a realistic medicine approach to antimicrobial stewardship

Tuesday 7 November 2017

Welcome and overview of SAPG alignment with realistic medicine 
presented by Dr Andrew Seaton, Chair of SAPG

Antifungal stewardship progress to date 
presented by Dr Jacqueline Sneddon, project lead for SAPG

Nurse stewardship - a Scottish, UK and international perspective 
presented by Jo McEwen, Advanced Nurse Practitioner, Antimicrobial Stewardship, NHS Tayside

Optimising prescribing through realistic antibiotic review and development of National hospital antibiotic guidance - progress to date and some key questions 
presented by Dr Andrew Seaton, Chair of SAPG

National work on quality and safety - Scottish Government perspective 
presented by Dr John Harden, National Clinical Lead for Quality & Safety, Scottish Government

Sepsis management in Scotland - an update on progress and future plans 
presented by Dr Calum McGregor, National Clinical Lead for Acute Care, Healthcare Improvement Scotland

World Antibiotic Awareness Week and European Antibiotic Awareness Day 
presented by Alison Cockburn, Chair of Association of Antimicrobial Pharmacists (ASAP)