May 5 is World Hand Hygiene Day

The World Health Organization’s annual global call to action for health workers begins May 5. This year’s theme is “Fight antibiotic resistance—it’s in your hands.” WHO urges the healthcare community to focus on the fight against antibiotic resistance in the context of hand hygiene and infection prevention and control programs. Learn more.

Join a free teleclass from Professor Didier Pittet and Dr. Benedetta Allegranzi on Friday, May 5 at 8:30 a.m. ET. Register here.


Download APIC’s free resources on hand hygiene and antibiotic resistance: