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Commissioned Training on Disinfection and Sterilization

Topic Commissioned Training on Disinfection and Sterilization
Course Type Commissioned Training
Please refer to Programme Outline
Date 27 February 2012 - 29 February 2012
Venue Lecture Theatre and Seminar Rooms, G/F, Centre for Health Protection, 147C Argyle Street, Kowloon
Organizer Infectious Disease Control Training Centre & Chief Infection Control Officer’s Office, Hospital Authority, and Infection Control Branch, Centre for Health Protection
Target Group Infection Control Nurse or Officers in public and private hospitals & Department of Health
Doctors of related specialties including Infectious Disease, Microbiology, Public health, A&E, Pathology, Paediatrics, Internal Medicine, Community Medicine and Family Medicine
Colleagues of CSSD and Endoscopy
Seminar Session I (27th Feb pm) *
Dr Bosco Lam
Assessing and managing hospital cleaning: what’s new?

Professor Chris Griffith

Role of the surface environment in the transmission of healthcare-associated pathogens (MRSA, VRE, C. difficile, norovirus, Acinetobacter): Epidemiology and prevention
Professor David Weber
The centralized decontamination services: the environmental control for reprocessing area
Ms Susan Meredith
Seminar Session II (28th Feb am)
Reprocessing of Medical Devices: What is our current practice? Mr Samuel Law
Sterilization and Disinfection: Current issues and new techniques – an US perspective Professor David Weber
Storage, transportation and use of disinfected endoscopes: potential risks Ms Susan Meredith
Quality assurance for endoscopic reprocessing Professor Chris Griffith
Seminar Session III (28th Feb pm)
Infection Control perspective : Key Aspect on environmental standard on commissioning Dr Raymond Lai
Infection Control during Construction: Focus on CDC/HIPAC Recommendations Professor David Weber
The role of accessories and mobile communication devices in the transmission of health-care related pathogens” Dr Ken Ng
Disinfection and sterilization : current issues and controversies- an UK perspective
Ms Susan Meredith
Hospital catering – what pitfalls and food standards should be observed? Professor Chris Griffith
Seminar Session IV (29th Feb am)*
Moving towards cultural transformation – A key for successful infection control programme Professor Chris Griffith
CJD/Prions: The basics and an update Professor David Weber
Disinfection & Sterilization of Reusable Medical Devices for Operating Theatre: UK practices Ms Susan Meredith
Panel Discussion: to discuss the Guideline Disinfection & Sterilization of reusable medical devices for Operating Theatre in HA Dr NC Tsang &
Dr TY Wong
CV of Overseas Speakers

Published at 2012-03-13