|Southwestern Association of Clinical Microbiology
|Providing Quality Continuing Education for Clinical Microbiologists
P.O. Box 742857 | Dallas , TX 75374-2857 | 214-345-4256
(Phone) | 214-345-4275 (Fax)
Don’t miss the new ASM and CLSI five-part series titled “Antimicrobial
Susceptibility Testing: Mechanisms of Resistance, Antimicrobial Stewardship, and
Infection Prevention” beginning March 1, 2017. This webinar series provides a
thorough coverage of key issues encountered when performing antimicrobial
susceptibility testing (AST) within the clinical laboratory, including the
detection of common and novel resistance mechanisms and the utility of
antibiograms and antimicrobial stewardship in infection prevention.
Mechanisms of Resistance, Antimicrobial Stewardship, and Infection
This webinar series is designed for laboratory technologists but is open to
anyone who would like to participate.
The webinars will be presented every other Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. (eastern).
Webinars include the expert’s 50-minute audio and slide presentation, followed
by ten minutes for questions and answers.
Can’t make the live event? The presentation will be recorded and available for
viewing one week after the live event. Learners will receive an email once the
recording is available. These webinars can be viewed by the purchaser an
unlimited number of times for up to one year following the live event. If you
purchase a topic after the live event, you will only have access to the
The webinars' content does not build on the previous webinars in the series.
Purchase one, two, or all five webinars! The cost is $30 (ASM & CLSI
members)/$45 (non-members) per webinar or a bundle price of $138 (ASM & CLSI
members)/$207 (non-members) for all five topics.
Each webinar includes a pre- or post-activity to enhance the impact of the
presentation and is accredited for 1.0 P.A.C.E.® credit. Continuing education
credits can only be claimed by the purchaser. ASM is approved as a provider of
continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences by the ASCLS
P.A.C.E. Program. All presentations are recognized by Florida Department of
Health and qualify for Florida CE credit toward license renewal. This webinar is
sold to individuals and does not include site licensing.
To learn more about the webinars or register visit
ASM Events Online.
Feel free to contact
firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Part 1 of the AST webinar series is currently available
here and part 3 will follow later in 2017. This educational series made
possible through an unrestricted education grant from
Cindy McCloskey, MD, OU Medical System
Audrey Schuetz, MD, D(ABMM), Mayo Medical Laboratories
Robert Bowden, University of Florida Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratories