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Infection Control Series Module 1 - Importance of Infection Control I (18-19 Nov 2017)
posted by School of Nursing for HKU and Public
Event Type: Public Lecture/Forum/Seminar/Workshop/Conference/Symposium
Event Nature: Medical & Health Care

Event Details

Structure, Science and Outlook

Topics:
General concepts of microbes and disease
Are we living with microbes?
Infectious diseases: interaction between human and microbes
Scientific basis of hand hygiene
Concepts of epidemiology
Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine: from children to elderly
Role of environmental surveillance for outbreak prevention and control
Case studies in outbreak investigation: Pulmonary & cutaneous zygomycosis
Surveillance programs in infection control
Interactive show: Why is the blood culture negative?
Common childhood infections: skin and soft tissue infection
The future prospects of self-disinfecting and microbiocide-impregnated surfaces
History and organizational structure of infection control
Outbreak and pseudo-outbreak
Lessons learned from global Mycobacterium chimaera outbreak
Tsunami of MDROs from a physician’s perspective
A to Z in patient care practice I: Hand hygiene plus FOUR
A to Z in patient care practice II: Bedside procedure
Case studies in outbreak investigation: Nosocomial transmission of JEV in Hong Kong
Interactive show: Surprised by an old man

LanguageEnglish
Session 1Importance of Infection Control I (Day 1)
18/11/2017 09:00-17:30
at LT 2 & 3, William W.M. Mong Block, 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
Descriptionshow details
Structure, Science and Outlook
Session 2Importance of Infection Control I (Day 2)
19/11/2017 09:00-17:30
at LT 2 & 3, William W.M. Mong Block, 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
Descriptionshow details
Structure, Science and Outlook

Registration Instruction

Registration is open from 14/09/2017 00:00(HKT) to 03/11/2017 17:00(HKT) on a first-come-first-served basis.

More registration instructions
1. Please fill in the online registration form
2. Please pay the registration fee by either one of the following methods:


i) By Cheque


The cheque must be crossed and drawn in favour of "The University of Hong Kong" and should be sent to School of Nursing, 4/F, William MW Mong Block, 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong


ii) By Credit Card


**The registration fee is non-refundable**

Register

Charge

Fee TypeRegularEarly Bird
FULLHKD 1000.00n/a
Nursing Alumni & Honorary Tutors of SoNHKD 800.00n/a
Graduates from Certificate in Infection ControlHKD 800.00n/a
Current PT students & staff of SoNHKD 500.00n/a

You should make payment within 7 calendar day(s) after reservation of place OR on or before 10/11/2017 17:00(HKT), whichever is earlier. You can make payment by credit card online.

Contact Information

For further information, please visit:
https://nursing.hku.hk/education/certificate-in-infection-control

Should you have any enquiries, please feel free to contact Annie Lau by email at hylaub@hku.hk or by phone at 39176602 or by fax at 28726079.