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IPAC CSO 2017 Annual Education Day
Thu, 6 April 2017, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM EDT
IPAC-CSO 21st ANNUAL INFECTION PREVENTION & CONTROL EDUCATION DAY 2017
Bridging Partnerships in IPAC
IPAC-CSO and PHO are pleased to host the 21st Annual Infection Prevention and Control Education Day on Thursday April 6, 2017! This event is an excellent opportunity to enhance your infection prevention and control skills and build partnerships with professionals from across the health care continuum.
Join your peers from Hospitals, Long-Term Care, Retirement Homes, Public Health Units, and Community Health Care as they learn practical information and gain the tools they need to immediately improve patient safety and strengthen their facility’s infection control program.
Agenda for Education Day
Thursday April 6, 2017 at the Grand Olympia
0830-0845h Welcome Raffle 50/50 and wine basket
0845-0945h Dr. Martha Fulford – Medical Procedures throughout the Ages
0945-1000h Trish Beckett – C.diff and IPAC
1000-1030h Morning break and visit vendors
1030-1130h Dr. Bill Ciccotelli - Varicella Zoster case presentation
1130 -1145h Nancy Castura -"Does anyone know about this problem?" Hand Hygiene
1145-1200h Virginia Tirilis - PHO’s UTI Program for LTCH….Our journey
1200-1300h Lunch and visit vendors
1300-1400 Dr. Sumon Chakraibarti -"Interesting Cases and Enigmas in IPAC"
1400-1415 Jessica Miedus and Manuela de Fatima Lopes – “LTBI A Quick Review”
1415-1445 Afternoon break and visit vendors
1445-1545 Dr. Emma Allen-Vercoe - Antibiotic use and the gut microbiota: damage control
1545 Closing remarks, parting rewards & recognitions, raffle