Interactive Session:
106. Implementing Infection Prevention Practices in Diverse Settings
Friday, October 9, 2015: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room: 20--ABCD

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

  • describe practical solutions to real-world problems in infection prevention
  • compare the strengths and weaknesses of the solutions discussed
  • discuss strategies and resources to assist in the implementation of the solutions discussed

Target Audience: Public health practitioners, Nurses, Members-in-training, Infection preventionists, Hospital epidemiologists, Fellows, Epidemiologists

Tracks: Epidemiology and Infection Control

Interactive Moderators:  W. Charles Huskins, MD, MSc, FIDSA, FSHEA, FPIDS, Mayo Clinic and Thomas Talbot, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA, Vanderbilt University

Interactive Panelists:  Stephen Parodi, MD, FIDSA, The Permanente Medical Group , Susan M. Ray, MD, FIDSA, Emory University School of Medicine , Edward Septimus, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA, HCA Inc , Deborah S. Yokoe, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FSHEA, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Danielle Zerr, MD, MPH, FPIDS, University of Washington

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.5 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM

ACPE Credits: No CPE credit is offered for this session.

ACPE Number:


W. C. Huskins, GOJO Industries: Grant Investigator , Research support

T. Talbot, None

S. Parodi, None

S. M. Ray, None

E. Septimus, None

D. S. Yokoe, None

D. Zerr, None

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