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APIC Grand Canyon 2021 Fall Conference: Coming Up for Air

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Desert Willow Conference Center

4340 East Cotton Center Boulevard

Phoenix, AZ 85040

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Join the APIC Grand Canyon Chapter for a day of education, networking and rejuvenation!

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Program Overview and Objectives:

The Grand Canyon Chapter of the Association for Professionals Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) invites you to attend an all day conference. This program is designed to provide a forum for contemporary methods of infection prevention and control. Presentations will address issues and challenges of Infection Preventionists applicable in a variety of areas and settings.

Additionally, this year there will be a focus on self care and preservation, coping mechanisms and healing from the extreme stress all of us have experienced in one capacity or another over the past 18 months of the pandemic.

Valuable opportunities to network with colleagues will be accessible to conference participants. Exhibitors showcasing the latest products available to enhance infection prevention programs will be present.

This program is designed for Infection Preventionists, nurses and other healthcare professionals interested in infection control, infectious diseases, patient safety and performance improvement.

Conference Agenda

Morning Session Topics & Speakers

  • Care of the Caregiver - Keynote Speaker, Michael Maske
  • Hepatitis Vaccine Update - Dr. Kelvin McKoy

Break: Refreshments, Vendor Fair & Massage Chairs

  • Infection Prevention & Environmental Services - Jim Gauthier

Lunch, Vendor Fair & Massage Chairs

Afternoon Session Topics & Speakers:

  • TBD

Break: Refreshments, Vendor Fair & Massage Chairs

  • Surgical Site Infection Prevention - Dr. Edmiston
  • Light-Hearted Perspective - TBD

Door Prizes, Raffle, Wrap-up & Closing Comments

*PLEASE NOTE: NO REFUNDS FOR THIS EVENT

Attendee contact information may be shared with speakers or vendors associated with the conference.

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APIC Grand Canyon Website

The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology, Inc. (APIC) is a multi-disciplinary voluntary international organization. Its purpose is to influence, support and improve the quality of healthcare through the practice and management of infection control and the application of epidemiology in all health settings.

APIC Grand Canyon was founded in 1982. It is the only APIC chapter in the state of Arizona. With over 170 members, our infection preventionists (IPs) work in various healthcare settings, such as acute care, behavioral health, ambulatory care, and long-term care. Additionally, we have many associate members and industry partners.

Other partners include Arizona Department of Health Services, Health Services Advisory Group (HSAG), Maricopa County Department of Health, and Arizona's Healthcare Associated Infection Advisory Committee.

Our members are dedicated and passionate about our calling to infection prevention, providing ourselves and our healthcare community with an invaluable collaborative infection prevention resource.

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Desert Willow Conference Center

4340 East Cotton Center Boulevard

Phoenix, AZ 85040

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