Association For Professionals In Infection Control And Epidemiology (APIC)


  • 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
  • International Infection Prevention Week is Oct. 16-22, 2006
    International Infection Prevention Week (IIPW), being held Oct. 16-22, 2006, is an annual event that shines the spotlight on educating healthcare workers, healthcare administrators, legislators, and consumers about the importance of reducing the risk of infections. Held the ...More
    October 10, 2006 Posted in News
  • APIC to Conduct National MRSA Prevalence Study
    The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) announces a detailed strategy to combat methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). The initiative includes the launch of a national survey on this increasingly prevalent and virulent ...More
    August 15, 2006 Posted in News
  • As Seen at APIC 2006
    As Seen at APIC 2006 Professional Disposables International Professional Disposables International, the healthcare division of Nice-Pak Products, Inc., offers Chlorascrub™, a new and effective chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) product. Chlorascrub is designed to be easy to use, ...More
    June 30, 2006 Posted in Articles
  • IC Calendar
    AUGUST 2006 1-31 National Immunization Awareness MonthSponsored 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 ...More
    June 30, 2006 Posted in Articles
  • Infection Prevention Program of Tomorrow will be Focus of 2007 Futures Summit
    The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) announces it will undertake work to articulate the “Infection Prevention Program of Tomorrow” for its third Futures Summit, which will be held in early 2007. “We believe by positioning infection ...More
    June 30, 2006 Posted in News
  • Infection Control Today: Featured at APIC ‘06’
    “What is the most important way to fight the transmission of infectious agents in the healthcare environment, and through what kind of specifi c strategies can this be accomplished?” Leading up to the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology ...More
    June 1, 2006 Posted in Articles
  • Two Former Olean General Hospital Nurses Recognized by APIC
    Susan (Timme) Dolan, RN, MS, CIC, and Linda (Ruth) Greene, RN, MPS, CIC, former employees of Olean General Hospital, are among the 2006 Heroes of Infection Prevention named by the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) and Tyco ...More
    May 30, 2006 Posted in News