M.A.S.T.E.R: An Updated Resource for Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing Training
Course Title: M.A.S.T.E.R: An Updated Resource for Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing Training
Course Duration: 60 minutes
NLTN Public Health Webinar Series
Sponsored by the National Laboratory Training Network
in cooperation with
State Public Health Laboratories
Course Description: This presentation will introduce the audience to the updated MASTER program as a resource for antimicrobial susceptibility testing training. Recent changes in recommendations for detecting antimicrobial resistance will also be described.
Objectives: At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to:
- Recommend new and forthcoming resources for antimicrobial susceptibility testing.
- Describe the scope of training opportunities in MASTER.
Audience: These intermediate-level webinars are of interest to public health laboratorians.
Speaker: Jean B. Patel, PhD, Deputy Director, Office of Antimicrobial Resistance, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, National Center for Emerging & Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, CDC
Course Credits: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Laboratory Training Branch is approved as a provider of continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences by the ASCLS P.A.C.E. ® Program. This program is approved for 1.0 hour of P.A.C.E. ® credit.
This course has been approved for 1.5 contact hours in the category Microbiology/Mycology/Parasitology for Florida Laboratory Licensees.