IMPORTANT DATES

January 5, 2017 Scholarship application opens

January 27, 2017

Early bird registration opens
Abstract Submission opens

March 15, 2017

Deadline for IFIC scholarship application
April 21, 2017 Deadline for abstract submission

May 15, 2017

Notification of acceptance of IFIC scholarship applications and abstract submission

June 1st, 2017

Deadline for early bird registration
September 20, 2017 Online registration closed

KEYNOTE LECTURES

Achieving quality in IPC: where have we reached and what challenges lie ahead
Candace Friedman
estados_unidos

Implementing effective education in IPC
Pola Brenner
chile

Innovative and multidisciplinary approach for HAI prevention & control
Anna Sara Levin
brasil

An overview of the past and perspectives for the future of HAI prevention & control
Denise Cardo
estados_unidos

 

PRO-CON DEBATES

Is hand hygiene the “be all & end all” of IC?

Linda Greene
estados_unidos

Egil Lingaas
noruega

Control of resistant Gram negative organisms cannot be achieved without contact precautions

Mirian Dalben
brasil

Michael Borg
malta