IPS Autumn Webinar Series 2020

IPS Autumn Webinar Series 2020, Recovery, Resilience, Regeneration.

 

12 – 16 October 2020, every afternoon from 4pm to 6pm BST

 

12 Speakers, all internationally recognised infection prevention specialists reflecting on how COVID-19 has changed the landscape and what this means for IPS Members.

5 themed afternoons; Future Proofing, Resilience, Regeneration, Global Reflections and Recovery.

FREE Event

Monday 12th October – Future Proofing – Presentations

Moderator: Jennie Wilson, IPS Vice President 

Martin Kiernan

Visiting Clinical Fellow, Richard Wells Research Centre, University of West London

The impact of climate change on healthcare-associated infections

Social Media: Twitter

Professor Enrique Castro-Sánchez

Lecturer, City, University of London

Involvement of nurses in antimicrobial stewardship: an essential component towards the COVID-19 response (and more!)

Social Media: Twitter and Linkedin

Tuesday 13th October – Resilience - Presentation

Moderator: Heather Loveday, Director of Research and Professor of Evidence-Based Healthcare at the University of West London

Dr Mark Garvey

Consultant Clinical Scientist and Deputy DIPC

Waterborne Infections post COVID

Social Media: @drmarkgarvey

Professor Cath Noakes

Professor of Environmental Engineering for Buildings, University of Leeds 

The Physics of Droplet and Aerosol Transmission

Social Media: Twitter

 

 

A Tribute to Tina Bradley 

Wednesday 14th October – Regeneration - Debate

Moderator Martin Kiernan, Visiting Clinical Fellow, Richard Wells Research Centre, University of West London

Jon Otter, PHD

Honorary Senior Lecturer in HCAI and AMR, Imperial College London

This house believes that hand hygiene audits should be routinely performed in hospitals - FOR

Social Media: Twitter and  Linkedin

Dr Evonne T Curran NursD

Independent Nurse Consultant Infection Control

This house believes that hand hygiene audits should be routinely performed in hospitals - AGAINST

Social Media: Twitter

Thursday 15th October – Global Reflections – Presentations

Moderator Pat Cattini –  IPS President

Phil Russo

Associate Professor, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Medicine Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash University Australia

International reflections of the global pandemic – Australia

Social Media: Twitter

Madeleine Ashcroft RN BScN MHS CIC FAPIC

Director of Standards and Guidelines IPAC Canada/Regional IPAC Specialist

International reflections of the global pandemic – Canada

Social Media: Linkedin

Professor Folasade Ogunsola

Consultant Clinical Microbiologist and Chair of the Infection Control Africa Network.

International reflections of the global pandemic – Africa

Social Media: Twitter 

Steve Pergam

Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Washington. Director, Infection Prevention, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance America.

International reflections of the global pandemic – USA

Social Media: Twitter

Friday 16th October – Recovery – Presentation

Moderator Pat Cattini –  IPS President

Professor John Wright

Bradford Institute for Health Research

The role of research during the COVID19 pandemic: lessons from the NHS frontline

Social Media: Twitter

Jason Tetro (The Germ Guy)

Host of the Super Awesome Science Show 

From bedside to bus stop: The future of infection prevention in an epidemic world.

Social Media: Twitter, Linkedin, Instagram, Facebook

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