Research & Projects

ESCMID Panorama

Local Modules

This course will be held in the Greek language

 

 
Designing and implementing Point Prevalence Surveys of healthcare-associated infections and antibiotic use

 

This 3- day module will provide essential information:
• To detect HAIs and measure prescribed antimicrobials in acute care hospitals
• To implement a Point Prevalence Survey in a hospital
• To analyze the results using appropriate statistical methods
• To estimate the total burden (prevalence) of HAIs and antimicrobial use
• To identify effective ways to disseminate results to healthcare professionals and policy makers at   local, national and EU levels

 

Module organizer

Achilleas Gikas, Heraklion, Greece

 

Module programme

Details of the agenda are available in the flyer

 

Module registration

You can register for the module here.

Deadline for registration is 31 December 2018, or until all available spots are filled.

 

CME Accreditation

The organizers of the module have applied for European CME accreditation through EACCME.

 

 

This course will be held in English

 

 
Infection Prevention and Control

 

This course will provide up to date information on:
• the clinical relevance of microbial consortia
• the role of quorum sensing in inter-microbial
   cooperation
• in vitro biofilm assessment
• infection prevention and control strategies for
   biofilm-driven infections
• clinical management of biofilm-associated infections

 

Module organizers

Oana Sandulescu, Bucharest, Romania
Daniela Pitigoi, Bucharest, Romania
Dragos Florea, Bucharest, Romania
Anca Streinu-Cercel, Bucharest, Romania
Dan Otelea, Bucharest, Romania
Adrian Streinu-Cercel, Bucharest, Romania

 

Module programme

Details of the agenda are available in the flyer

 

Module registration

You can register for the module here.

Deadline for registration is 21 December 2018, or until all available spots are filled.

 

CME Accreditation

The organizers of the module have applied for European CME accreditation through EACCME.

 

This course will be held in English

 

 
Improving antibiotic prescription and infection control on the Emergency Room

 

This two day module will cover the improvement of practices on diagnosis, antimicrobial treatment and screening and isolation on ERs, with an important simulation component.

 

Module organizers

Alejandro Martín Quirós (Madrid, Spain)
Carlos Palos (Lisbon, Portugal)

 

Module programme

Details of the agenda are available in the flyer

 

Module registration

You can register for the module here.

Deadline for registration is 15 November 2018, or until all available spots are filled.

 

CME Accreditation

This module has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 14 European CME credits (ECMEC®s)

Please note that this course will be held in the Portuguese language

 

Training Professionals in Patient Safety

 

With the increasing complexity and invasiveness of health care procedures, executed in non-classical scenarios, along with a population with more demanding needs, patient safety is an unavoidable and indispensable aspect in the current reality.

 

Module organizers

Isabel Neves, David Peres, Miguel Neno (Matosinhos, Portugal)

 

Module programme

Details of the agenda are available in the flyer

Module registration

All available spots for this course are filled.

 

CME Accreditation

This module has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 10 European CME credits (ECMEC®s)

 

Please note that this course will be held in the Portuguese language
 
Antimicrobial Therapy and Antimicrobial Stewardship

 

This five day module will cover both basic and advanced content about antimicrobial therapy and antimicrobial stewardship.

 

Module organizers

Carlos Lima Alves, Maria de Lurdes Santos, Nuno Rocha Pereira (Porto, Portugal)

 

Module programme

Details of the agenda are available in the flyer

Module registration

You can register for the module here.

Deadline for registration is 5 October 2018, or until all available spots are filled.

 

CME Accreditation

This module has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 31 European CME credits (ECMEC®s).