GameChangers: A New Fungus Among Us

GameChangers: A New Fungus Among Us

Several outbreaks of a relatively new, resistant fungal infection – candida auris – have been reported in the Pacific Northwest. It is highly contagious and its mortality has approached 60%. Listen in as we discuss what to watch for and how to prepare if this reaches your geography.

THE GAMECHANGER: Candida auris is resistant to most antifungals, has high plasticity, and its mortality approaches 60%.

Upon successful completion of this course, learners should be able to:
1. Discuss characteristics of C. auris infections that make it difficult to avoid outbreaks
2. Describe issues surrounding treatment of serious infections with C. auris

Geoffrey C. Wall, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS, CG
Professor of Clinical Sciences
Drake University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Dr. Wall is a member of the Janssen Speaker’s Bureau. All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated.  

Course fee includes course, course materials, and CPE credit submission to CPE Monitor.
Course is non-refundable.
Release Date: February 26, 2024
Planned Expiration Date: February 26, 2025

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Universal Activity Number (UAN): 0107-0000-24-058-H01-P
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0h 30m

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Disease State/Drug Therapy



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01 Drug Therapy





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