Infectious diseases, antimicrobial stewardship and the annual influenza vaccine

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Ayan K. Dey

Keywords

Infectious Diseases, Antimicrobial Stewardship, Influenza, Vaccine, Antibiotics

Abstract

This article shares the transcript of a recent interview with Dr. Andrew Morris, Director of the Mount Sanai Hospital-University Health Network Antimicrobial Stewardship program. Dr. Morris is also chair of the specialty committee of infectious diseases with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and a member of the Council for the Association of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases Canada. In addition to his academic appointments, Dr. Morris has a strong interest in medical education, and serves as faculty adviser for Students for Antimicrobial Stewardship (SASS) at the University of Toronto.