Congratulations to the 2019 APIC award recipients! 

Distinction, credibility and prestige are just three of the benefits to being an APIC Award recipient. Each year, APIC recognizes dedicated professionals who significantly advance patient safety and the science of infection prevention. Through a variety of awards, APIC offers a unique opportunity to celebrate exceptional teams and individuals. Take a look at the APIC 2019 Heroes of Infection Prevention and the Research Award Recipients!     

The awards program offers:

  • Personal satisfaction. Receiving an APIC award is a great opportunity to be seen as a leader and celebrate your successes.
  • Redefining your professional mission. Applying for an award can be a chance to review and refine your purpose. By articulating your mission, you can refocus and evaluate your path to success while maximizing impact to your local community.
  • Inspiration to others. Being recognized for your innovation and dedication will inspire your peers to develop unique and effective ways to increase patient safety.
  • Tangible recognition of your accomplishment. Many awards winners are featured in AJIC, Prevention Strategist and/or the onsite annual conference publication Show Daily, as well as on Some awards receive complimentary registration to APIC’s Annual Conference. Visit the award pages for details.     

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