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Webinar: Pneumonia – diagnosis, treatment and stewardship challenges

12th November 2020, 16:30-18:00hrs GMT

World Pneumonia Day


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Supported by an educational grant from bioMérieux

16:30 – Introduction and objectives – Chair
Professor Elizabeth Sapey, Managing Director of NHR Clinical Research Facility Birmingham, Professor in Acute and Respiratory Medicine (Institute of Inflammation and Ageing), Birmingham Acute Care Research Group, Consultant in Acute and Respiratory Medicine (University Hospital Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust)

16:35 – Classification of pneumonia: the burden and the cost
Dr Dan Wootton, Senior Fellow in Infection and Honorary Consultant Respiratory Physician, Aintree University Hospital

16:50 – Management of Community Acquired Pneumonia
Dr Kay Roy, Consultant in Respiratory and General Medicine, UCH

17:05 – Antibiotic de-escalation (strategies) in HAP and VAP patients
Prof Jan De Waele, intensivist Ghent University Hospital(Belgium) & Chair, Research Committee for ESICM

17:20 – Secondary bacterial pneumonia in COVID19 patients.
Prof David Livermore, University East Anglia

17:35 – Questions and answers for speakers and the chair


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