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23rd -24th March 2023

7th Annual Infection Control, Sterilization & Decontamination Conference

London

MarketsandMarkets is proud to announce it’s 7th Annual Infection Control, Sterilization & Decontamination in Healthcare Conference scheduled for 23-24 March 2023 in London, UK.

This Congress aims to bring together all the stakeholders, to discuss the challenges in achieving and maintaining an infection free environment in the hospital settings in addition to effective and evidence based ways to reduce the risks of the emergence of healthcare-associated infections through fomites and medical equipment because of substandard infection prevention and control practice and contaminated medical devices.

WHAT TO EXPECT

Key Highlights

  • Multi-drug resistant organisms and antimicrobial stewardship
  • Hospital environment and infection prevention and control
  • Education and training – a key pillar of infection prevention and control
  • Decontamination, disinfection and sterilization of diagnostic and other clinical device and equipment.
  • Maintaining facilities for robust disinfection of endoscopes
  • The environmental impact of medical devices-how can we be more sustainable in our practices
  • The pro's and con's of reusable versus disposable items in healthcare
  • What healthcare strategies can be employed to combat the impacts of climate change
  • How can we make Decontamination more sustainable without harming the patient
  • The pro’s and con’s using containers as sterile barriers
  • The importance of audit within Decontamination
  • Decontamination of ENT scopes – are manual wipes acceptable

Who Should Attend?

  • Surgeons, Doctors, Professors, Researchers, and Faculty from Hospitals and Academic institutions related to:

  • Infection Control Department
    • Director Infection Prevention and Control 
    • Assistant Director Infection Prevention and Control 
    • Microbiologist
    • Risk/Governance Manager
    • Junior Doctor
    • Lead Nurse Infection Prevention and Control
    • Senior Lecturer/Lecturer
    • Matron / Nurse
    • Infection Prevention and Control Nurse/Practitioner 
    • Consultant Nurses / Specialists
  • Sterile Services Department (SSD) and Decontamination Department
    • Director/Asst. Director
    • Head
    • Manager/ Lead
    • Deputy Manager/Quality Management Representative
    • Coordinator
    • Supervisors
    • Team Leaders
    • Technicians / Engineers
  • Endoscopy Unit
    • Director
    • Head/ Manager
    • Nurse
  • Quality department
    • Quality officer
  • Patient Safety
    • Patient safety officer
    • Patient safety practitioner

CONFERENCE AGENDA
CONFERENCE SPEAKERS
Advisors
Catherine Wagland
Catherine Wagland
Infection Control Matron and Deputy DIPC, Moorfields Eye Hospital
John Prendergast
John Prendergast
Authorised Engineer (Decontamination), Special Estates Services, UK
Dr. Ahmed Baggashi
Dr. Ahmed Baggashi
President of MENA-FHSS Head of Saudi Health Education Team,
Walid Al-Wali
Walid Al-Wali
Senior Consultant Medical Microbiologist and Vice-Chair for Clinical Pathology, The Hamad Medical Corporation, State of Qatar
Speakers
Catherine Wagland
Catherine Wagland
Infection Control Matron and Deputy DIPC, Moorfields Eye Hospital
John Prendergast
John Prendergast
Authorised Engineer (Decontamination), Special Estates Services, UK
Dr. Ahmed Baggashi
Dr. Ahmed Baggashi
President of MENA-FHSS Head of Saudi Health Education Team,
Walid Al-Wali
Walid Al-Wali
Senior Consultant Medical Microbiologist and Vice-Chair for Clinical Pathology, The Hamad Medical Corporation, State of Qatar
Elaine Cloutman-Green
Elaine Cloutman-Green
Consultant Clinical Scientist (Infection Control Doctor), Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust, UK
Senior Representative
Senior Representative
, Pentax Medical
Darren Mills
Darren Mills
Independent Theatre Practitioner, UK
Trevor Garcia
Trevor Garcia
Decontamination Consultant, Ex Director of Education , The Institute of Decontamination Sciences (IDSc), UK
SPONSORS
Gold
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Germitec

Silver
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PENTAX

Exhibition Partner
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PFE Medical

LOCATION
London
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