Infection Prevention and Control – What’s new and what does the future hold?

When Oct 20, 2016 from 09:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Where Wolverhampton
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The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust is hosting a one day conference at the Molineux Conference Centre in Wolverhampton on Thursday 20th October 2016.


This one day conference will be of particular interest to microbiologists, infection prevention nurses, antimicrobial pharmacists, other infection prevention and control personnel, clinical scientists, infectious disease physicians, CCDCs, public health staff, and any other interested healthcare staff.


For more information and to book please visit the registration website:


The programme 'Infection Prevention and Control – What’s new and what does the future hold?' will feature the following sessions:


  • The impact of leadership and behaviour on safety: Cheryl Etches OBE
  • Human Factors, HCAI and Infection Prevention and Control: Dr Neil Wigglesworth
  • Whole Genome Sequencing: role in IP and outbreak investigation: Dr Beryl Oppenheim
  • Innovations in infection prevention and impact on HCAI: Martin Kiernan
  • Technology in environmental Infection Prevention and Control - the enthusiast and the sceptic: Dr Jon Otter (the enthusiast) and Peter Hoffman (the sceptic)

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