Association For Professionals In Infection Control And Epidemiology (APIC)


  • "Grand Rounds” Address Impact of Antibiotic-Resistant Superbug on Healthcare Facilities
    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) will hold a series of “Grand Rounds” in various states throughout the country, starting in December and continuing into 2007. The “Grand Rounds” are designed to educate ...More
    November 27, 2006 Posted in News
  • Calendar
    NOVEMBER 2006 7-9 EPI 101 courseSponsored by APIC Westin Atlanta North, Atlanta www.apic.org 12-18 Perioperative Nurse Week 2006www.aorn.org 16-18 Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO)’s 20th Annual National Conference on Quality and ...More
    November 7, 2006 Posted in Articles, Disinfection & Sterilization
  • IC Calendar
    SEPTEMBER 2006 15-16 AORN Informatics ConferenceDenver www.aorn.org 23-26 American Society for Healthcare Central Service Professionals (ASHCSP) annual meetingMohegan Sun, Conn.www.ashcsp.org 24-28 American Society for Healthcare Environmental Services (ASHES) annual ...More
    November 7, 2006 Posted in Articles
  • Eradicating MRSA, Making a Business Case for Infection Prevention Top the To-Do List for ICPs
    It has been a very busy year for the infection prevention and control community; its members have continued to watch for signs of an impending avian influenza pandemic; they have continued to lobby and prepare for mandatory reporting of healthcare-acquired infections (HAIs) ...More
    November 7, 2006 Posted in Articles
  • A Conference Tailor-Made for You
    There’s a lot to talk about this month, so let’s start with a tip of the hat to all those hard-working individuals out there during the 2006 Infection Prevention Week, Oct. 16-22, 2006. International Infection Prevention Week (IIPW) is an annual event that shines the ...More
    November 7, 2006 Posted in Articles
  • Calendar
    OCTOBER 2006 12 Building Financial Skills for Perioperative ManagersNashville www.aorn.org 16-22 Infection Prevention Week 2006 www.apic.org NOVEMBER 2006 7-9 EPI 101 courseSponsored by APIC Westin Atlanta North, Atlanta www.apic.org 12-18 Perioperative Nurse Week 2006 ...More
    November 7, 2006 Posted in Articles
  • Calendar
    1-31 National Immunization Awareness Month Sponsored by the National Partnership for Immunization (703) 836-6110 www.partnersforimmunization.org 8-10 EPI 101 courseSponsored by APIC Westin O’Hare, Rosemont, Ill.www.apic.org 13-16 Association for Healthcare Resource and ...More
    November 7, 2006 Posted in Articles
  • APIC Research Foundation Awards Two Student Grants
    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Two public health students have been named recipients of grants awarded by the APIC Research Foundation’s Student Grant Program. Rolando Gonzalez, BS, MS a student at the University of Minnesota School of Public Health received an award for the research ...More
    November 6, 2006 Posted in News, PPE & Standard Precautions
  • APIC Members Elect 2007 Leadership
    Two veteran infection prevention and control professionals (ICPs) have been elected to top APIC leadership positions. In addition, APIC members elected five directors and three nominating and awards committee members. Janet Frain, RN, CIC, CPHQ, CPHRM, is APIC's new ...More
    November 1, 2006 Posted in News
  • International Infection Prevention Week is Commemorated Across the U.S.
    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Thousands of infection prevention and control professionals throughout the world will participate in week-long activities commemorating International Infection Prevention Week (IIPW) being held October 16-22, 2006, highlighting their daily dedication to ...More
    October 11, 2006 Posted in News