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  • 07/31/2018

    APIC and SHEA CEOs pen Op-Eds aimed at C-suite

    APIC CEO Katrina Crist, MBA, CAE, and SHEA CEO Eve Humphreys, MBA, CAE, jointly authored a series of Op-Eds to raise awareness of the need for institutional support from hospital leadership for infection prevention and control and antimicrobial stewardship programs.

  • 06/06/2018

    South Carolina infection control professional to be honored for distinguished service

    Connie Steed, MSN, RN, CIC, FAPIC, corporate director, Infection Prevention Department, Greenville Health System, will receive the 2018 President’s Distinguished Service Award from the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC). The award, which will be presented at APIC’s 45th Annual Conference, June 13-15, in Minneapolis, Minnesota is given to an individual who has made major contributions to the profession of infection prevention and control (IPC) through service within APIC.

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  • 08/16/2018

    Patients with HAIs suffer social, emotional pain

    The consequences of healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) reach well beyond patients’ physical health, souring social relationships, and leading some healthcare providers (HCP) to distance themselves from affected patients, according to a qualitative, systematic review published in the American Journal of Infection Control (AJIC), the journal of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC).

  • 07/02/2018

    New IP recruitment video: Infection Preventionists Save Lives

    APIC recently introduced a new recruitment video that can be used by anyone to introduce students, interns, staff, and administrators to the infection preventionist role.

    We encourage you to share this in your organization and community and to let us know how you are using it to raise awareness about the role of the IP.

    The video is available on our YouTube channel and also by clicking the link below:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5rPk9XhA700

    A special thanks to the University of Maryland Medical Center IPC team for their invaluable assistance in the production and filming of this video!

Media Contact

Liz Garman
202-454-2604
egarman@apic.org