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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

IK2HX002281-01A1
Title: Improving antimicrobial use at hospitals that lack infectious disease specialists
Principal Investigator:

Daniel Livorsi

Location: Iowa City, IA
Congressional District Code: 2
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: October 2017 - September 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $196,693
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$1,162,560
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

The primary goal of this application is to foster the development of Dr. Daniel Livorsi as an independent VHA investigator devoted to improving antimicrobial-prescribing across the continuum of healthcare. This application specifically focuses on optimizing the performance of antimicrobial stewardship programs (ASPs) in resource-limited settings. ASPs are hospital-based programs that ensure patients receive the right antimicrobial at the right dose and for the right duration. These programs hav...



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