Dosing in the Asia Pacific

Tue 21 Mar 2023 6:00pm7:45pm


RBWH Education Centre, Block 1 Cnr Bowen Bridge Rd & Butterfield St Royal Brisbane & Women's Hospital Herston, Queensland

Join this CRE RESPOND hybrid seminar to hear the local experts give updates and information on Dosing in the Asia Pacific region, including the challenges in difficult-to-treat infections, therapeutic drug monitoring of beta-lactams, and antimicrobial dosing in special patient populations.

CRE RESPOND offers light dinner to those attending in person at the RBWH Education Centre, Herston, QLD from 5.30pm. Zoom link will be provided to those attending the seminar online. 

6.00 pm AEST   Welcome and Introduction
Chair and moderator: Dr Hafiz Abdul-Aziz, The University of Queensland CRE RESPOND, Brisbane

6.05 pm AEST (4.05pm MYT)
Challenges in dosing optimisation for “difficult-to-treat” infections in Malaysia 
Dr Janattul Ain Jamal, Senior Clinical Pharmacist, Penang General Hospital, Malaysia

6.25 pm AEST (4.30pm SGT)     
Therapeutic drug monitoring of beta-lactam antimicrobials in Singapore 
Associate Professor Andrea Kwa, Senior Clinical Pharmacist, Singapore General Hospital & Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore 

6.45 pm AEST (5.55pm KST)     
Antimicrobial dosing in special patient populations – extracorporeal therapies and dosing in South Korea 
Associate Professor Lim Sung Yoon, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Specialist, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Republic of Korea 


7.05 pm AEST      Questions & Answers



7.25 pm AEST   Close