This novice level course, designed for infection preventionists with 1-3 years of experience, provides intensive fundamental infection prevention training for healthcare professionals working in different practice settings.
Strategic Partner Program Opinion Leader Call (Invitation only)
Hosted 3 times/year by APIC as an opportunity to interact with key opinion leaders in infection control and epidemiology. The March call will feature Jonathan R. Treadwell, PhD, Associate Director, Evidence-based Practice Center, ECRI Institute. Dr. Treadwell will present on comparative effectiveness research (CER) and its usefulness for industry in infection prevention and control. For information on APIC’s Strategic Partner Program contact Charu Malik firstname.lastname@example.org.
Role of the Infection Preventionist (IP) in Sepsis Initiatives
Infection preventionists (IPs) are critical to the fight against sepsis. In order to engage IPs, we will provide a brief overview of the continuum of sepsis from sepsis to severe sepsis to septic shock. IPs are important because they can help nurses and physicians understand ways in which sepsis can be prevented from occurring in the first place.
APIC Strategic Partner Leadership Forum (Invitation Only)
Hosted biannually and facilitated by the APIC CEO and key board members, who report on demographics, public policy, regulatory landscape, unmet needs, emerging opportunities, etc. in infection prevention. Participation in this exclusive forum allows industry to demonstrate commitment and leadership in infection prevention and control and collaborate with colleagues to further advance the field. Contact Charu Malik email@example.com for additional information on APIC’s Strategic Partner Program.
NHSN Update Spring 2017
Hear directly from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) subject matter experts on the most commonly asked questions and scenarios received from NHSN users reporting HAIs.