CSIM Educational Sessions

New Antibiotics and Antimicrobials
Dr. Todd Lee, McGill University, Montreal, QC

January 27, 2022
12:00-1:00pm Eastern Time

Learning Objectives

  • Identify situations in which partial oral treatment is appropriate for infections (e.g. endocarditis, osteomyelitis) that are traditionally treated with parenteral antibiotics.
  • Determine ideal treatment duration for common infections, applying emerging evidence.
  • Apply principles of antibiotic stewardship in everyday IM practice.

MOC Accreditation

The live online activity: New Antibiotics and Antimicrobials ​is an educational activity approved as an Accredited Group Learning Activity under Section 1 of the Framework of Continuing Professional Development options as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. As an accredited provider, CSIM has approved this program for 1 credit hour.

Please note:

Dr. Ahmed Bayoumi

About Dr. Todd Lee

Dr. Lee is certified in Infectious Diseases and General Internal Medicine in the province of Quebec, Canada and is an attending physician at the McGill University Health Centre and a clinician-investigator in the Department of Medicine.

He received his medical degree from the University of Toronto, continuing there for a three year core residency in Internal Medicine, a dedicated year as the Chief Medical Resident, and a fellowship in Infectious Diseases. Afterwards he completed his Masters of Public Health at Harvard and began on faculty at McGill University.

Dr. Lee was the 2015 recipient of the Canadian Society of Internal Medicine’s New Investigator Award and is a clinician-investigator supported by the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé (Junior 2).​ In 2021, Dr. Lee was the winner of the CFID John M. Embil Mentorship Award in Infectious Diseases. He is also a fellow of the American College of Physicians and the Infectious Diseases Society of America.