Medical Grand Rounds | Jessica D. Lewis, MD: “Epidemiology of Resistant Enterococcus at UVA”

Wednesday, March 30, 12:00-1:00 pm
Old Jordan Hall Auditorium

Jessica Lewis, MD, is assistant professor of medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases & International Health. Her research focus is the epidemiology and prevention of infections caused by multidrug-resistant organisms in the immunocompromised host.

CME Learning Objectives:

  1. Review the epidemiology of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus, linezolid-resistant Enterococcus, and daptomycin-nonsusceptible Enterococcus infections.
  2. Explore risk factors and discuss treatment options for these multidrug-resistant infections.

Medicine Grand Rounds is offered every Wednesday throughout the year by the UVA Department of Medicine, in association with UVA’s Office of Continuing Medical Education. CME credit is available; instructions and forms are available at the event.


The University of Virginia School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Virginia School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. The University Of Virginia School Of Medicine awards one hour of participation to each non-physician participant who successfully completes this educational activity. The University of Virginia School of Medicine maintains a permanent record of participants who have been awarded hours of participation. CME transcripts may be obtained at (click on Transcripts and follow the instructions).

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