Healthcare-Associated Infection Mini-Summit 2021

Webinar/Online

Thursday, December 16, 2021 at 12:00pm ET - 3:30pm ET

Info

Topic

Despite attention and improvements over the years, and especially in the time of a global pandemic, healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) remain a challenge for healthcare professionals. Please join Sepsis Alliance for the second Healthcare-Associated Infection (HAI) Mini-Summit, scheduled for Thursday, December 16, 2021, from 12:00 PM ET – 3:30 PM ET. This event will offer a 3.5-hour clinical program on several topics in the area of HAIs. Attendees will hear expert presentations on current clinical knowledge and recommendations for infection prevention and treatment to improve clinical outcomes, including antimicrobial stewardship. The HAI Mini-Summit will be free for registrants and will offer CE contact hours for nurses.

Speaker(s)

MODERATOR: Cindy Hou, DO, MA, MBA, FACOI, FACP, FIDSA, Infection Control Officer, Jefferson Health; Kathleen Vollman, MSN, RN, CCNS, FCCM, FCNS, FAAN, Critical Care Clinical Nurse Specialist and Consultant Advancing Nursing LLC; Dian Baker, PhD, RN, Professor, School of Nursing, California State University, Sacramento; Karen Giuliano, PhD, RN, MBA, FAAN, Co-Director, Center for Nursing and Engineering Innovation, University of Massachusetts Amherst; and more.

Credits Offered

This event offers 3.6 CNE credits to attendees.
Accredited by California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP17068..

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Additional Registration Information:

Despite attention and improvements over the years, and especially in the time of a global pandemic, healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) remain a challenge for healthcare professionals. Please join Sepsis Alliance for the second Healthcare-Associated Infection (HAI) Mini-Summit, scheduled for Thursday, December 16, 2021, from 12:00 PM ET – 3:30 PM ET. This event will offer a 3.5-hour clinical program on several topics in the area of HAIs. Attendees will hear expert presentations on current clinical knowledge and recommendations for infection prevention and treatment to improve clinical outcomes, including antimicrobial stewardship. The HAI Mini-Summit will be free for registrants and will offer CE contact hours for nurses. 

This event was supported by an unrestricted medical education grant from Merck to Sepsis Alliance. All event speakers are participating on a voluntary basis; participation does not indicate a relationship between the speakers and Merck or other Sepsis Alliance supporters.

Speakers:

  • MODERATOR: Cindy Hou, DO, MA, MBA, FACOI, FACP, FIDSA, Infection Control Officer, Jefferson Health;
  • Kathleen Vollman, MSN, RN, CCNS, FCCM, FCNS, FAAN, Critical Care Clinical Nurse Specialist and Consultant Advancing Nursing LLC;
  • Dian Baker, PhD, RN, Professor, School of Nursing, California State University, Sacramento;
  • Karen Giuliano, PhD, RN, MBA, FAAN, Co-Director, Center for Nursing and Engineering Innovation, University of Massachusetts Amherst;
  • Mary M. Duncan, RN, MSN, CIC,  Senior Director of Infection Prevention, University of Alabama- Birmingham Health Center;
  • Armando Nahum, President and Co-Founder, Safe Care Campaign;

...and more!

Agenda and speaker list are being finalized and are subject to change. Please continue to visit SepsisInstitute.org for agenda updates!