Vickie M. Brown, RN, MPH, CIC
Raleigh, North Carolina
Vickie is currently the director of infection prevention and control at WakeMed in Raleigh, North Carolina. She has over 20 years of experience in infection prevention at an academic medical center. Vickie's commitment to infection prevention is demonstrated by her contributions to infection prevention research and education and by her volunteer service to APIC. Vickie’s APIC-NC chapter service includes the board of directors, nominating committee, and government affairs representative.
Vickie has served APIC as the project leader for the APIC Program Evaluation Tool, as an APIC representative to The Joint Commission Professional and Technical Advisory Committee, Practice Guidance Council, and as chair of the 2011 APIC Annual Conference Committee. She has provided numerous educational presentations at state and national conferences and was selected as the 2009 Infection Control Practitioner of the Year for the APIC-NC chapter. Prior to being elected to serve as treasurer, Vickie served as a director on the APIC Board.