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Symposium on Advanced Infection Control 2019

Topic Symposium on Advanced Infection Control 2019
Course Type Symposium

Please refer to Programme Outline

Date 6 November 2019 - 7 November 2019
Venue Lecture Theatre, Centre for Health Protection, 147C Argyle Street, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Organizer Infectious Disease Control Training Centre, Hospital Authority / Infection Control Branch, Centre for Health Protection
Target Group Healthcare workers and management interested in infection control and driving changes
in healthcare settings
Topic Speaker
Day One
Understanding Leadership, Followership & Culture in Preventing Infection Prof. Sanjay Saint
The Role of Behavior Science in Infection Control: An Incomplete Science Prof. Anucha Apisarnthanarak
The CLISA Score: Operationalizing a Culture of CLABSI Prevention Prof. Susan Huang
Preventing Catheter‐Associated Urinary Tract Infection (CAUTI): The Journey Continues Prof. Sanjay Saint
Control of Candida Auris: Sharing from Local Experience  Dr. Bosco Lam
Control of Colistin‐Resistant Gram Negative Prof. Anucha Apisarnthanarak
The Decolonization Frontier for MDRO Control Prof. Susan Huang
Decolonisation of gut carriage of MDROs ‐ a novel way of infection control practice? Prof. Siew C. Ng
Debate on Active Surveillance to Control MDR GNB Pro: Prof. Anucha
Con: Prof. Susan Huang
Day Two
Tackling Emerging and Re‐emerging Infections Prof. Susan Huang
Implementing Infection Control During Disaster Prof. Anucha Apisarnthanarak
Millennials, Motivation, Mentoring, Mission, & Mindfulness: The Context of Preventing Infection in 2019 Prof. Sanjay Saint


Round Table Discussion
Control of MDRO in Hong Kong: local
Dr. Vincent CC Cheng
Management of MDRO Prof. Anucha Apisarnthanarak,
Prof. Susan Huang,
Prof. Sanjay Saint and all
How to engage staff and influence behavioral
changes when implementing infection control



Published at 2019-11-18