It’s been a busy year for ACIPC Education and we are currently putting together our program for 2020.  Is there a topic you’d like to see covered in our education program?  Complete this form and let the College know about it – after all, if you want this education it is likely others do too.

Here are the remaining events for 2019. 

September - December 2019

Webber teleclasses

Webber teleclasses are an ACIPC Member benefit and new topics are promoted to members and updated in the Members Area. Topics for September are: 

  • MEASURES TO PREVENT AND CONTROL VRE: DO THEY REALLY MATTER?
    Speaker: Dr. Hilary Humphreys, The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
  • MEAT, MONKEYS, AND MOSQUITOES: A ONE HEALTH PERSPECTIVE ON EMERGING DISEASES 
    Speaker: Prof. Laura Kahn, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University
  • CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES IN INFECTION PREVENTION AND CONTROL
    Speaker: Prof. Brett Mitchell, University of Newcastle, Australia
  • PNEUMOCYSTIS – AN IMPORTANT HEALTHCARE-ASSOCIATED INFECTION?
    Speaker: Prof. Tim Boswell, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, UK
  • IPC EDUCATION: DEVELOPMENT OF PROGRAMMES
    Speaker: Prof. Shaheen Mehtar, Stellenbosch University, South Africa 
  • POSITIVE DEVIANCE AND HAND HYGIENE: WHAT CAN WE LEARN FROM THE BEST? 
    Speaker: Josiane Létourneau, University of Montreal
  • BEWARE OF DRY BIOFILMS: THE NEXT CHALLENGE IN INFECTION CONTROL
    Speaker: Prof. Jean-Yves Maillard, Cardiff University, Wales.
  • INFECTION CONTROL ISSUES IN HEALTHCARE CONSTRUCTION, PART 2 – NEW BUILDS 
    Speaker: Andrew Streifel, University of Minnesota
  • ENDOSCOPE REPROCESSING: PARADIGM SHIFT 
    Speaker: Dr. Michelle Alfa, University of Manitoba 
  • (South Pacific Teleclass) 
    SELF-REPORTED BEHAVIORS AND PERCEPTIONS OF AUSTRALIAN PARAMEDICS IN RELATION TO HAND HYGIENE AND GLOVING PRACTICES IN PARAMEDIC-LED HEALTHCARE 
    Speaker: Prof. Nigel Barr, University of the Sunshine Coast, Australia
  • HEALTHCARE-ASSOCIATED PNEUMONIA THAT IS NOT VENTILATOR-ASSOCIATED: BIG PROBLEM, BUT GUIDELINE-FREE ZONE 
    Speaker: Martin Kiernan, University of West London
  • AHEAD – A CONSOLIDATED FRAMEWORK FOR BEHAVIOURAL INFECTIOUS RISKS IN ACUTE CARE – PART 2
    Speaker: Prof. Hugo Sax and Dr. Lauren Clack, University of Zurich Hospitals, Switzerland
  • PRIORITIZING RESEARCH AREAS FOR ANTIBIOTIC STEWARDSHIP PROGRAMS
    Speaker: Dr. Kathryn Suh, The Ottawa Hospital 
  • HOW TO COMMUNICATE ABOUT HEALTHCARE-ASSOCIATED INFECTION WITH X, Y AND Z GENERATIONS
    Speaker: Dr Anne-Gaëlle Venier, Hôpital Pellegrin – CHU de Bordeaux, France

 

 

October

10th & 11th October
IPC in Aged Care Home Settings | Sydney, NSW

Enrolments Now Open

Venue: 389 Pitt St, Sydney NSW, 2000

Time: Day 1  8:30am – 4:00pm / Day 2 8:30am – 4:30pm

More information and a link to register can be found here

Trade table day two Sponsored by

 

 

23rd October
Foundations of Infection Prevention and Control

Enrolments will be open shortly. Please let us know if you are interested in receiving an alert – email admin@acipc.org.au 

More information can be found here 

November

17th November
AS/NZ 4187:2014 Pre-Conference Workshop

17 - 20th November
8th International Australian College for Infection Prevention and Control Conference

Perth Convention & Exhibition Centre  http://www.acipcconference.com.au/ 

Webinars

Here are our upcoming webinar dates for the rest of the year with topics to be confirmed. ACIPC Webinars are available to ACIPC members onlyBecome an ACIPC member now.  Members can view previous webinars via the Members Area.

Thursday 24 OCTOBER
FROM THE CONFERENCE IN NOVEMBER
THURSDAY 12 DECEMBER

 

 

Previous Events

IPC Masterclass for Industry | Sydney, NSW February 2019
ACIPC and GAMA Healthcare co-badged IPC Workshop | Sydney, NSW

IPC workshop 26th March 

Presenters: Martin Kiernan, Ramon Shaban, Lindy Ryan, Holly Seale, Kathy Dempsey

ACIPC and GAMA Healthcare co-badged IPC Workshop | Hobart

IPC workshop 27th March 

Presenters: Martin Kiernan, Ramon Shaban, Lindy Ryan, Holly Seale, Kathy Dempsey

IPC in Aged Care Home Settings | Brisbane, QLD

IPC workshop 28th – 29th March 

Visit the event page for more information

Royal Brisbane & Women’s Hospital | 8.30am – 4.45pm

Sponsored by

  

ACIPC and GAMA Healthcare co-badged IPC Workshop | Hobart

IPC workshop 27th March 

Presenters: Martin Kiernan, Ramon Shaban, Lindy Ryan, Holly Seale, Kathy Dempsey

ACIPC and GAMA Healthcare co-badged IPC Workshop | Melbourne, VIC

IPC Workshop 29th March

Martin Kiernan, Ramon Shaban, Ana Sutto, Brett Mitchell

ACIPC and GAMA Healthcare co-badged IPC Workshop | Brisbane, QLD

IPC workshop 1st April 

Presenters: Martin Kiernan, Ramon Shaban, Holly Seale, Margaret Lindsay, Debra Lee

Victorian SIG education and networking evening | Melbourne VIC
ACIPC and GAMA Healthcare co-badged IPC Workshop | Adelaide, SA

IPC workshop 3rd April 

ACIPC and GAMA Healthcare co-badged IPC Workshop | Perth, WA

IPC workshop 5th April 

ACIPC Meet the Expert | Brisbane, QLD

9th April 

A/Professor Benedict Devereaux, MBBS M PHIL FACG FRACP

Visit the event page for more information

IPC in Aged Care Home Settings | Queanbeyan, NSW

11th – 12th April 

Visit the event page for more information

Letchworth Neighbourhood Centre
28 Miller Street, Queanbeyan 

Foundations of Infection Prevention and Control
Meet the Expert | Canberra, ACT

Dr Marlena Kaczmarek

Topic: Measles Epidemiology, vaccination and contact management

Hellenic Club of Canberra – Orpheus Room Matilda Street, Woden ACT

Visit the event page for more information and to register

 

IPC in Aged Care Home Settings | Perth, WA

Wollaston Conference Centre, Gerald New Room, 5 Wollaston Road, Mount Claremont, WA

 

 

 

 

 

ACIPC/TIPCU Infection Control Study Day | Launceston, TAS

5th of September Launceston

More information can be found here

 

 

 

IPC in Aged Care Home Settings | Dubbo, NSW

 Dubbo RSL, 178 Brisbane St 

 

IPC in Aged Care Home Settings | Sydeny, NSW

October 10th & 11th October, 2019