Course Co-Chairs

Jason Newland, MD, MEd*
Professor of Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Rebecca G. Same, MD *
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Speakers

JB Cantey, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX

Peter Cooch, MD
Clinical Fellow in Pediatrics
University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco CA

Holly M. Frost, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Associate Research Scientist
Denver Health and Hospital Authority, Denver, CO
University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO

Rana Hamdy, MD, MPH, MSCE
Director, Antimicrobial Stewardship Program
Division of Infectious Diseases
Children’s National Hospital
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
George Washington University School of Medicine & Health Sciences, Washington, DC

David Hunstad, MD
Professor of Pediatrics (Infectious Diseases) and Molecular Microbiology
Chief, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Torsten Joerger, MD
Fellow in Infectious Diseases
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Holly Maples, PharmD
Associate Professor, Dept of Pharmacy Practice
Jeff and Kathy Lewis Sanders College of Pharmacy Chair in Pediatrics
University of Arkansas For Medical Sciences College of Pharmacy
Director, Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Antimicrobial Stewardship Fellowship Program
Director, Arkansas Children’s Antimicrobial Stewardship Program, Little Rock, AR

Nicole Poole, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases and Epidemiology
University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO
Associate Medical Director, Antimicrobial Stewardship Program
Children’s Hospital Colorado, Aurora, CO

Andrea Prinzi, MPH, SM(ASCP), CPH
PhD Candidate, Clinical and Translational Science
Children’s Hospital Colorado / University of Colorado Anschutz Graduate School
Denver, CO

Maria S. Rueda Altez, MD
Resident in Pediatric Residency Program
Children’s National Medical Center, Washington, DC

Margaret Taylor, MD
Clinical Postdoc Fellow in Pediatrics & Infectious Disease
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Sharon Tsay, MD
Medical Officer at Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, GA

Hanna Wardell, MD, MPH
Fellow in Infectious Diseases
Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA

Tracy Zembles, PharmD*
Pharmacist, Antimicrobial Stewardship Program at Children’s Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

*Planning Committee

Ritu Banerjee, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Medical Director, Pediatric Antimicrobial Stewardship Program
Director of Clinical Services, Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Associate Program Director, Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program
Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN

Christine Hanks, PharmD
Pediatric Infectious Diseases Clinical Pharmacist
St. Louis Children’s Hospital, St. Louis, MO

Adam Hersh, MD, PhD
Professor of Pediatrics, Pediatric Infectious Diseases
The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

Hayden Schwenk, MD, MPH
Clinical Associate Professor
Stanford University School of Medicine
Medical Director, Antimicrobial Stewardship Program
Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford

Emily A Thorell, MD, MSCI
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Pediatric Infectious Diseases
The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

Zachary Willis, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC
Pediatric Antimicrobial Stewardship Program Director, UNC Medical Center

Jeanne Zack, PhD, RN, CIC, FAPIC
Senior Quality Patient Care Consultant
Center for Clinical Excellence
BJC HealthCare, St. Louis, MO