WebEx link: https://uwhealth.webex.com/uwhealth/j.php?MTID=mab39408d52af83f46b7cf183880ef0b1

3 parts - Each session will consist of 15 minutes of content with 5 minutes for questions and feedback for a total of 60 minutes. 

Synergy in Endocarditis - Gentamicin vs. Ceftriaxone? - Victoria Cancelliere, Pharmacy Student

  • Define and explain antibiotic synergy in E. faecalis infective endocarditis 
  • Summarize guideline recommendations for antibiotic synergy in E. faecalis infective endocarditis 
  • Discuss literature comparing the use of gentamicin vs ceftriaxone for synergy in E. faecalis endocarditis 

Phenobarbital in Alcohol Withdrawal - Sean Van Helden, Pharmacy Student 

  • Explain the pathophysiology and risk factors of severe alcohol withdrawal 
  • Describe the pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics and rationale for phenobarbital use 
  • Recall general principles in using phenobarbital for alcohol withdrawal 

Refresher on Argatroban - Will Shockey, Pharmacy Student 

  • Assess a patient for heparin-induced thrombocytopenia 
  • Evaluate when argatroban is indicated 
  • Determine the appropriate argatroban dose when initiating therapy 
  • Safely monitor and adjust argatroban 
Session date: 
09/27/2022 - 11:00am to 12:00pm CDT
In-person and Virtually
Will be determined by room availability
600 Highland Ave
Madison, WI 53705
United States
  • 1.00 ACPE Contact Hours - Pharmacist
  • 1.00 University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours

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Discloser List CME Internal Report
Victoria Cancelliere, Pharmacy Student
Sean Van Helden, Pharmacy Student
William Shockey, Pharmacy Student