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IPAC Central East Ontario Infection Prevention and Control Education Day
Tue, November 29, 2016, 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM EST
You won't want to miss this education day packed with engaging speakers on hot topics related to Infection Prevention and Control (IPAC). See below an exciting lineup of expert speakers who are preparing to share their knowledge with you.
Jeff Powis, MD, Director, Antimicrobial Stewardship Program, Michael Garron Hospital, TEHN, Assistant Professor, University of Toronto, Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases - "Fecal Transplant and Other Innovative Steps to Decrease CDI Rates"
Nick Daneman, MD, Scientist, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre - "Epidemiology of CDI"
Dan Riccuito, MD, Infectious Diseases Consultant, Chief, Section of Infectious Diseases, Physician Lead, Infection Prevention and Control, and Antimicrobial Stewardship, Chair, Pharmacy & Therapeutics - “Gaps in Antimicrobial Stewardship Outside the Acute Care Setting"
Geetika Verma, MD, Respirologist, Peterborough Regional Health Centre -"Tuberculosis in Ontario and Canada"
This value packed day includes additional breakout sessions addressing topics such as: a CDI Panel Discussion, and Infection Control in Mental Health.
Most important there will be opportunities for networking with healthcare colleagues and industry representatives.
Who Should Attend?
Professionals who have an interest or job responsibility in IPAC, from all areas of the healthcare continuum: acute, long term care, and community.