IPS Welsh Branch – North Wales Conference 2016

When Apr 20, 2016 from 09:20 AM to 04:20 PM
Where Llandudno
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The Infection Prevention Society (IPS) Welsh Branch would like to invite you to attend their annual conference on Wednesday 20th April 2016 at the Venue Cymru, Llandudno. The theme of this conference is IMPACT (Infection Means Patients Affected by Consequences and Trauma). This event is FREE for all IPS members and non-members to attend.

Programme highlights to include:

  • Improving Sepsis Care - The Time is Now: Dr Paul Mizen, Consultant in Acute Medicine and Gastroenterology, Interim Assistant Medical Director - Quality in Urgent Care, Royal Gwent Hospital
  • Sepsis - Developing a Systemic Response: Chris Hancock, RRAILS - Sepsis Wales Lead for the 1000 Lives Improvement Service at PHW and Terence Canning, Welsh Director of the UK Sepsis Trust
  • C. difficile and its Habits: Dr Eleri Davies, Consultant Medical Microbiologist and Director Infection Prevention and Control, Cardiff and Vale Health Board
  • C. difficile and my Dad: Hayley Harrison-Jeffreys, Infection Control Surveillance Nurse, Velindre Cancer Centre, Cardiff
  • What’s the Impact on You? Jill Evans, Senior Education and Development Manager, Aneurin Bevan Health Board
  • All Wales requirement for reporting SSI: Dr Wendy Harrison, Senior Scientist, SSI programme lead for Wales, Public Health Wales
  • Patient impact following a surgical site infection: Joanne Ellison, Head of Infection Control, Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust
  • Coughs and Sneezes Spread Diseases: Nicola Meredith, Specialist Nurse (Immunisation), Public Health Wales


To view the full programme, visit: http://www.ips.uk.net/event/northwales2016

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