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Infection Prevention Society

IPS London Branches Conference 2018

“Infection Dilemmas, New Approaches to Old Problems”

Date: 03 May 2018
Time: 08:45 until 16:10
Length: 1 day
Venue: The Kia Oval , London, Greater London,

The event features prominent speakers within infection prevention who will explore ‘infection dilemmas’, focusing on new approaches to old problems. The programme is wide ranging including presentations on a multiple award winning new surveillance strategy; a hospital’s experience of the newly emerging dual carbapenemase producing strain of Klebsiella pneumoniae; the outcomes and innovations of the Royal College of Nursing Collaborative work on glove use; CAUTIs and the Health Innovation Network as well as sessions which will explore potential solutions to the quandaries of surface decontamination, source isolation resource and culture and human behaviours.

Programme sessions, themes and workshops

• If it's not broken, why fix it? Dr Neil Wigglesworth
• New surveillance strategies for old problems: the Photo at Discharge scheme Melissa Rochon
• The environmental surface decontamination dilemma: HPV, UV, both, or neither? Dr Jon Otter
• New dual Carbapenamase producing (CPE) strain of Klebsiella pneumoniae Dr Surabhi Taori
• No Catheter - No CAUTI! Dr Adrian Hopper
• Isolation dilemmas and potential solutions Annette Jeanes


£40 Member / Non Member Rate

Contact Information:

For further information, application, registration and booking forms, please apply to the event organiser:

Name: IPS
Blackburn House
Redhouse Road
West Lothian
EH47 7AQ

Tel: 01506 811077
Email: events@fitwise.co.uk
Website: www.ips.uk.net/event/ips-london-branches-conference-2018

Additional Information

This day will be of interest to infection prevention and control practitioners, public health practitioners, Directors of Infection Prevention and Control, matrons/team leaders, managers of nursing and residential homes, link nurses in the community, inpatient and residential settings, staff and district nurses, adult and social care staff, student nurses and domestic/house keeper supervisors. This list does not exclude any other healthcare professional with an interest in preventing and controlling infection.

Advertising Sponsorship Exhibition Opportunities

As well as a varied programme there will also be an exhibition with a wide range of companies bringing new and innovative products to the market. This event offers valuable learning and an ideal opportunity to socialise and network with other professionals.

Submitted by Katie Hill on Monday, 12 February, 2018 12:02:31 GMT

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