IPS Autumn Webinar Series 2020

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



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

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: Pat Cattini (outgoing IPS President)

Martin Kiernan

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

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Professor Enrique Castro-Sánchez

Lecturer, City, University of London

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Tuesday 13th October – Resilience - Presentation

Moderator (TBC)


Mark Garvey

Professor Cath Noakes

Professor of Environmental Engineering for Buildings, University of Leeds 

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Wednesday 14th October – Regeneration - Debate

Moderator Martin Kiernan

Jon Otter, PHD

Honorary Senior Lecturer in HCAI and AMR, Imperial College London

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Dr Evonne Curran

Independent Nurse Consultant Infection Control

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Thursday 15th October – Global Reflections – Presentations

Moderator Pat Cattini – Outgoing IPS President

Phil Russo

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

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Madeleine Ashcroft RN BScN MHS CIC FAPIC

Director of Standards and Guidelines IPAC Canada/Regional IPAC Specialist

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Professor Folasade Ogunsola

Consultant Clinical Microbiologist and Chair of the Infection Control Africa Network

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Steve Pergam

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

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Friday 16th October – Recovery – Presentation

John Wright

Bradford Institute for Health Research

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Jason Tetro (The Germ Guy)

Host of the Super Awesome Science Show 

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