University of Colorado
School of Medicine
Division of Geriatric Medicine
Our next Presentation for the 2015-2016
academic year will be on
Thursday, October 1st, 2015,
Our topic will be :
Antimicrobial stewardship in acute care,
geriatrics, and long-term care.
Westyn Branch-Elliman, MD, MSSc
Assistant Professor, UC Denver
Medical Director of Infection Prevention
Denver VA Medical Center
The Learning Objectives are:
1. Describe common pitfalls of antibiotic use and prescribing.
2. Understand the benefits and harms of antimicrobial stewardship programs.
3. Explain simple steps every clinician can take to improve antibiotic utilization.
Geriatric Grand Rounds will be presented on the 1st, 3rd, and 5th Thursday mornings from 7:30 - 8:30am, starting in September 2015 and ending at the
end of May 2016
Geriatric Grand Rounds are presented in the Board Room (Room 7000) at Academic Office One (AO1), 12631 East 17th Ave. Aurora, CO 80045