Certificate Course in Antimicrobial Stewardship (CCAMS)

Certificate Course in Antimicrobial Stewardship is a unique 5 modular course to help healthcare professionals in developing their core competencies and updating their knowledge in antimicrobial stewardship.

Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) and Delhi Society for Promotion of Rational Use of Drugs (DSPRUD) have partnered together to deliver the unique certification program on 'Certificate Course in Antimicrobial Stewardship'

Objectives Of Course

Primary Objective

  • To build a robust cohort of healthcare providers who are trained and practice antimicrobial stewardship to defer crisis posed by antimicrobial resistance.

Secondary Objective

  • • To make them understand the magnitude and impact of AMR and role of healthcare professionals in AMS program
  • • To make them understand the concepts and core elements of AMS & To be able to develop and effectively implement AMS program in their setting

Salient Features

  • • Online Interactive Modality
  • • Q&A Session with Subject Matter Experts
  • • Integrated Case Studies
  • • Quiz after Each Session
  • • Certification after Completion of Course

Eligibility Criteria

The course is open for medical graduates

Course Content

  • • Overview of the Antibiotic Misuse & Growing Resistance to Antibiotics
  • • Antimicrobial Stewardship (AMS) Concepts & Core Elements
  • • Infection Prevention & Control and Diagnostic Stewardship
  • • Optimizing Antimicrobial Stewardship
  • • Assessing AMS Programs

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