Upcoming Chapter Events

This page showcases APIC chapter events occurring locally throughout the year. To have your chapter event posted here, send meeting details and related attachments to cedwards@apic.org.

APIC of Greater New Orleans Educational Conference

Event Date: Friday, September 29, 2017

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


Ochsner Medical Center

180 West Esplanade Avenue

Kenner, LA 70065

Each year, APIC of Greater New Orleans gathers approximately 50 infection preventionists and other providers for a day of education and vendor networking. We welcome vendors who provide goods and services related to infection prevention, devices, products, surveillance tools, and more. The cost for vendor participation is as follows:

Pre-Registration Fees

•APIC of Greater New Orleans Chapter Members: Free

•APIC Members (not GNO Chapter): $10

•Students: Free (must list educational institution)

•All Other Attendees: $25

•Vendor Booth Sponsors: $300

Participants may register at www.apicgno.org

Contact Teresa Aycock, Greater New Orleans chapter president, for inquiries at taycock@ochsner.org.

APIC East Texas #129

“Preventing Healthcare Acquired Infections” APIC East Texas 7th Annual Infection Prevention Conference”

Date: October 6, 2017

Time: 0730-1600 CST

Event Address:

UT Northeast BioMedical Research Auditorium, 11937 US Hwy 271, Tyler, Texas 75708

Registration Fees:

Member           $85.00

Non-member   $95.00

Click here to download the Conference Agenda and Registration Form.

Chapter Event Contact:  Miranda Pierce

Contact Address: PO Box 132054 Tyler, Texas 75713

Phone: (903) 531-8119

Fax: 903) 594-2847

Contact email: information@apiceasttexas.com

Greater Kansas City Chapter #031

Save the Date!

Date: October 6, 2017

Time: 7:30am-4:00 pm CST

Event address: Carpenters Regional Council 8955 E. 38th Terrace, Kansas City, MO 64129

Registration Fees:

  • APIC members $65
  • Non-APIC members $85

Chapter Event Contact:

Sylvia Ford, MSN, RN, CIC, Committee Chair, Greater KC APIC


Speakers include: Janet Haas, Marc-Oliver Wright, Katie Burendheide, Lorie Ruhl Couch, and Jo Micek

Special Hotel Room Rates available at:

Adam’s Mark of Kansas City

9103E 39th Street

Kansas City, MO 64133

Telephone: (816) 737-0200

APIC Greater New York Chapter 13 Presents our 21st Symposium “The Evolving Landscape of Infection Prevention”

Event Date: Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Time: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Location: LaGuardia Marriott, 102-05 Ditmars Boulevard, East Elmhurst, NY 11369
Registration Fees
• APIC Members $150
• Non-APIC members $175
Speakers include: Elaine Larson, PhD; Janet Haas, PhD; Michael Phillips, MD; Devin Carr, DNP; Suhas Nafday, MD; Lisa Saiman, MD; Gopi Patel, MD
Register and pay online at: www.apicnyc.org/apic-nyc-fall-conference-2017.htmlconference form to
Send to: Natalie Fucito MPA MSN RN CCRN
35 E 38th Street, Apt 11D
New York, NY 10016
Make check payable to: APIC Greater NY.

Northeastern New York #069

Save the Date for Education Day!

Event Date: October 20, 2017

Time: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Event Address: 1 Rush Street, Schenectady, NY 12305

Registration Fees:

  • APIC Member: $85.00
  • APIC Member (Onsite): $90.00
  • Non-APIC Member: $105.00
  • Non-APIC Member (Onsite): $115.00

Contact: Erin Beck-Breshears

E-mail: ebeckbreshears@saratogacare.org

Phone: (518) 580-2687

Fax: (518) 580-4238

Address: 211 Church Street, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

See our 2017 Education Day Program for additional information.

APIC Puget Sound, #062

Event: Intensive, One-Day Workshop

Title: Watching Water: A Legionella and Water Management Exercise for Healthcare Facilities

Date: October 30, 2017

Time: 7:30 am to 4:30 pm

Event Address:

Tukwila Community Center, 12424 42nd Ave., South, Tukwila, WA 98168

Registration Fees:

Member $50

Non-member $75

Chapter Event Contact:

Jamie Moran, Chapter President

Event Registration:


Contact email: apic.pugetsound@gmail.com

Contact Phone: 206-223-6499

Smoky Mountain Chapter #079 Annual Conference

Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success -- Henry Ford

Date: November 2nd and 3rd, 2017

Time: 8:00 am to 4 pm on Thursday, and 8:00 am -12:00 pm on Friday

Event Address:

Courtyard Marriott

120 Community Center Drive

Pigeon Forge, TN 37863 (Phone 865-366-3201)

Mention APIC to get the special rate we have provided!

Registration Fees:

Member: $175 (Early—Post Marked before October 15th, 2017)

Registration after October 15th or at the door: $200

Chapter Event Contact:

Tarry Samsel RN, BSN, CIC, President Elect of Smoky Mountain APIC



Contact Stephanie Brooks RN, BSN, MPH, CIC, Treasurer of Smoky Mountain APIC,


North Knoxville Medical Center

Attn: Stephanie Brooks

Powell, TN 37849

Phone: 865-859-1192

Contact Address:7565 Dannaher Drive

Speakers include Nancy Hailpern, Maureen Spencer, Marion Kainer, and Carol Calabrese.

Topics include:

  • The Indiana HIV outbreak from the public health perspective
  • Antimicrobial Stewardship from an ID pharmacist
  • The role of the environment in HAI
  • Legislation and Public Policy