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Waterborne pathogens: why is their profile changing?
Date: September 24th, 2020

Reprocessing of critical foot care devices
Date: September 17th, 2020

Look what the cat scratched in – pet-associated zoonoses, what’s new and relevant for infection prevention and control
Date: September 10th, 2020

Hospital laundry and C. difficile spore inactivation
Date: August 26th, 2020

Polio eradication in India and takeaways for others
Date: August 18th, 2020

AHEAD – a consolidated framework for behavioral infectious risks in acute care – part 2
Date: August 13th, 2020

Cleaning and disinfection in the era of SARS-CoV-2
Date: August 6th, 2020

Improvement of hospital environmental cleaning and disinfection practices following an eight-month outbreak
Date: July 23rd, 2020

The buzz around mosquitoes and mosquito-borne diseases
Date: July 16th, 2020

Infection prevention and control in home care and hospice: common compliance issues
Date: July 9th, 2020

Antibiotic stewardship in nursing homes
Date: February 27th, 2020

Developing and implementing a personal protective equipment program for high-consequence infectious disease preparedness 
Date: February 20th, 2020

Malnutrition risk and healthcare infection – a MUST do
Date: February 13th, 2020

Positive deviance and hand hygiene: what can we learn from the best?
Date: January 30th, 2020

A One-Health perspective on food security
Date: January 23rd, 2020

Cleaning in Healthcare
Date: December 18th, 2019

Prioritizing research areas for antibiotic stewardship programs
Date: November 21st, 2019

Healthcare-associated pneumonia that is not ventilator-associated: big problem, but guideline-free zone
Date: November 7th, 2019

Infection control issues in healthcare construction, part 2 – new builds
Date: October 24th, 2019

Endoscope reprocessing: paradigm shift
Date: October 10th, 2019

Beware of dry biofilms: the next challenge in infection control
Date: October 3rd, 2019

Meat, monkeys and mosquitoes: a one health perspective on emerging diseases
Date: September 12th, 2019

Measures to prevent and control VRE: do they really matter?
Date: September 5th, 2019

How to engage and educate nurses in evidence-based practice
Date: August 22nd, 2019

Bed bug prevention in the healthcare setting
Date: August 15th, 2019

Diagnostic stewardship: modified culture testing to enhance antibiotic stewardship
Date: July 25th, 2019

Infection control in pediatrics
Date: July 16th, 2019

Superbugs: the centrality of human behaviour – a focus on filovirus outbreaks
Date: July 9th, 2019

SSI Surveillance strategies in under-resourced settings
Date: June 13th, 2019

Broadcast live from the IPAC Canada conference: Adult learning styles
Date: May 28th, 2019

Broadcast live from the IPAC Canada conference: Adapting IPAC in unconventional spaces
Date: May 27th, 2019

Immigrant and refugee populations: a public health and policy perspective on a continuing global crisis
Date: May 16th, 2019

WHO teleclass – special lecture: Clean care for all – it’s in your hands!
Date: May 3rd, 2019

Infection control issues in healthcare construction, part 1 – renovation
Date: April 18th, 2019

Modern tools for bacterial identification and antibiotic susceptibility testing
Date: April 9th, 2019

Healthcare associated infection surveillance in the era of electronic health data
Date: April 3rd, 2019

Influenza and viral pneumonia
Date: March 21st, 2019

Going beyond the 5 moments
Date: March 7th, 2019

Collaborative clinical research to reduce infections
Date: February 21st, 2019

The fallout of fake news in infection prevention, and why context matters
Date: February 14th, 2019

The effectiveness of tuberculosis infection control strategy in high HIV/TB-burden settings
Date: February 7th, 2019

Barriers and facilitators to Clostridium difficile infection prevention, a nursing perspective
Date: January 31st, 2019

The 2019 WHO Global Survey
Date: January 17th, 2019

The best ways to get your hospital to talk about infection control
Date: December 13th, 2018

Control of carbapenemase producing enterobacteriacae in an endemic setting: do classical IPC methods work for new age bugs? (recording)
Date: December 12th, 2018

Infectious disease highlights and lowlights in 2018, and what to expect in 2019
Date: December 6th, 2018

Neonatal sepsis prevention in low-resource settings
Date: November 22nd, 2018

Hepatitis C in prisons – from individual care to viral eradication strategy: a benefit for the community
Date: November 15th, 2018

“Ahead” – a consolidated framework for behavioural infectious risks in acute care
Date: October 25th, 2018

Infection control champions are made, not born
Date: October 11th, 2018

Chlorhexidine use and bacterial resistance
Date: September 27th, 2018

The silent tsunami of azole-resistance in the opportunistic fungus Aspergillus fumigatus
Date: September 20th, 2018

Molecular diagnostics and its role in infection prevention
Date: September 6th, 2018

Interpreting research evidence: A key skill for infection control professionals
Date: August 16th, 2018

Flood remediation in healthcare facilities: Infection control implications
Date: July 19th, 2018

The future of infection control: Bright or bleak?
Date: July 12th, 2018

Simulation as an education tool
Date: May 29th, 2018

Trekking safely through the storm: Managing complex IPAC issues
Date: May 28th, 2018

How the certification board of infection control (CBIC) works for you
Date: May 10th, 2018

Topical antibiotics to prevent post-operative surgical infection: Is the paradigm changing?
Date: April 19th, 2018

Genetic similarities between organisms isolated from the ICU
Date: April 18th, 2018

Understanding risk perceptions and responses of the public, healthcare professionals, and the media: The case for Clostridium difficile
Date: April 12th, 2018

Hopes, hypes, and multivallate defenses against antimicrobial resistance
Date: April 10th, 2018

Challenges and facilitators to nurse-driven antibiotic stewardship: Results from a multi-site qualitative study
Date: March 22nd, 2018

Clostridium difficile asymptomatic carriers: the hidden part of the iceberg
Date: March 15th, 2018

Climate change and the impact on infectious diseases
Date: March 14th, 2018

Infection prevention in nursing homes and palliative care
Date: March 8th, 2018

Root cause analysis to support infection control in healthcare premises
Date: February 22nd, 2018

Improving the knowledge and receptiveness of medical students towards hand hygiene: Exploring new approaches
Date: February 21st, 2018

Refugee health: A new perspective for infection prevention and control
Date: February 15th, 2018

Patients are your partners: Why and how this partnership works
Date: February 8th, 2018

Practical approaches for monitoring cleaning in healthcare facilities
Date: January 25th, 2018

Using the right model to calculate the financial implications of Clostridium difficile infection
Date: January 18th, 2018

Enhanced performance feedback and patient participation to improve hand hygiene compliance
Date: December 14th, 2017

Beyond high-touch surfaces: floors, portable equipment, and other potential sources of healthcare infection transmission
Date: December 7th, 2017

Cleaning the grey zones of hospitals: lessons from a community-based teaching hospital
Date: November 16th, 2017

WHO guidelines for the prevention and control of Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae, Acinetobacter baumannii, and Pseudomonas aeruginosa in health care facilities
Date: November 13th, 2017

Infection control in paramedic services
Date: October 26th, 2017

Hand hygiene program successes in member countries of the INICC
Date: October 16th, 2017

Strengthening IPAC structures through education in low-income or middle-income countries
Date: October 12th, 2017

Infection control guidelines that did not work against Ebola
Date: October 5th, 2017

How to publish in the journals and why it matters
Date: September 28th, 2017

10 Years of Evidence – From Information to Implementation
Date: September 20th, 2017

Infections without borders
Date: September 20th, 2017

What Makes Infection Prevention and Control Work?
Date: September 18th, 2017

Relationship between patient safety climate and adherence to standard precautions
Date: September 14th, 2017

Social media: useless or useful in infection prevention?
Date: August 24th, 2017

Learning infection control via games
Date: August 10th, 2017

The psychology of hand hygiene: How to improve hand hygiene using behaviour change frameworks
Date: July 13th, 2017

Making sense of alphabet soup: Antimicrobial resistance in gram-negative bacilli
Date: June 20th, 2017

Using unofficial sources to monitor outbreaks of emerging infectious diseases: Lessons from ProMED
Date: June 1st, 2017

The good the bad and the ugly: Methods for bedpan management
Date: May 30th, 2017

The airborne spread of infectious agents: survival and decontamination of human pathogens in indoor air
Date: May 18th, 2017

Fight antibiotic resistance: It’s in your hands
Date: May 5th, 2017

Cost analysis of universal screening vs. risk factor-based screening for MRSA
Date: April 27th, 2017

Do’s and Dont’s for hospital cleaning
Date: April 25th, 2017

Emerging antimicrobial resistance: A view (and response) from Down Under
Date: April 12th, 2017

Technologic innovations to prevent catheter-related bloodstream infections
Date: April 6th, 2017

Screening for Staph aureus before surgery … why bother?
Date: March 30th, 2017

Treatment of severe MRSA infections: current practice and further development
Date: March 28th, 2017

How to become CIC certified without becoming certifiable
Date: March 16th, 2017

Evaluation of infection control training
Date: March 9th, 2017

The role of dry surface contamination in healthcare infection transmission
Date: February 28th, 2017

Using expert process to combat Clostridium difficile infections
Date: February 23rd, 2017

Knowledge gap about Ebola Virus Disease among health workers in hotspots in Sudan
Date: February 2nd, 2017

Heater-cooler unit associated mycobacterium chimaera infections: an outbreak in slow motion
Date: January 26th, 2017

The role of intersectional innovations in preventing infection
Date: January 19th, 2017

Infection control in elderly care institutions: Where should we go?
Date: December 15th, 2016

Viability of bacteria on fabrics
Date: December 8th, 2016

Norovirus and healthcare facilities: How to keep the virus out and what to do when it gets in
Date: November 10th, 2016

Antimicrobial environmental surfaces in healthcare settings: Can they really be beneficial?
Date: October 27th, 2016

Collaboration and support of the CIC certification examination
Date: October 20th, 2016

Update on strategies for cleaning and disinfection of environmental surfaces in healthcare
Date: October 13th, 2016

Adherence engineering to reduce CLABSI
Date: September 29th, 2016

Debate: Contact precautions are essential for the management of patients with MDROs
Date: September 27th, 2016

Hardware or software? Interventions for a sustainable IPAC program
Date: September 22nd, 2016

Infection control and pet therapy
Date: September 15th, 2016

Use of hypochlorite (bleach) in healthcare facilities
Date: August 18th, 2016

Can patient empowerment be used as a strategy to improve infection control compliance? (South Pacific teleclass)
Date: August 10th, 2016

Results of qualitative research on implementation of IPAC best practice in European hospitals
Date: July 14th, 2016

Sharps injury prevention (South Pacific teleclass)
Date: June 29th, 2016

Exploring the role of environmental surfaces in occupational infection prevention
Date: June 23rd, 2016

Strategies to reduce skin injury in critically ill patients
Date: June 16th, 2016

Bridging the gap between research and practice in long-term care (Live from APIC)
Date: June 13th, 2016

Being heard: the infection preventionist and the organizational structure (Live from APIC)
Date: June 13th, 2016

Controlling the spread of VRE: Is active surveillance worthwhile?
Date: June 9th, 2016

Are your cleaning wipes safe? Evidence supporting the “one room – one wipe” approach in healthcare settings
Date: June 2nd, 2016

Implementation of clinical indication dwell time for peripheral IV – check the patient not the clock
Date: May 26th, 2016

What’s new in number 2? Update on diarrheal disease from a global perspective (From IPAC conference)
Date: May 17th, 2016

Physicians, farmers, and the politics of antibiotic resistance (From IPAC conference)
Date: May 16th, 2016

Infection prevention resources: A discussion of strategies to calculate appropriate IPC personnel resources
Date: May 12th, 2016

Hand hygiene supports safe surgical care
Date: May 5th, 2016

Infection prevention and control with Accreditation Canada Qmentum program
Date: April 28th, 2016

Preventing invasive candida infections: Where could we do better?
Date: April 7th, 2016

Successful implementation of CAUTI bundles: lessons learned
Date: March 31st, 2016

The Global Mycobacterium Chimaera Outbreak In Cardiac Surgery
Date: March 16th, 2016

Barriers to TB infection control in developing countries
Date: March 10th, 2016

MERS-COV: Implications for healthcare facilities
Date: March 3rd, 2016

Successful implementation strategy for the prevention of Surgical Site Infections
Date: February 17th, 2016

MRSA in the hospital and the community
Date: January 28th, 2016

Epidemiology, prevention and control of gram negative antibiotic-resistant rods
Date: January 21st, 2016

Ebola Outbreak in West Africa: Lessons Learned for Infection Prevention and Control
Date: January 20th, 2016

Examining the “unmentionables” – sanitation and the global agenda
Date: December 17th, 2015

Rising to the challenge of multidrug-resistant gram-negative rods (CRE & friends)
Date: December 10th, 2015

HIV treatment as prevention: The key to an AIDS-free generation
Date: December 3rd, 2015

Salmonella: Trends, prevalence, and control
Date: November 12th, 2015

Demystifying the CIC certification examination
Date: November 5th, 2015

Root cause analysis used in the field of infection control
Date: October 15th, 2015

The use of social media in support of global infection control
Date: October 14th, 2015

Recurrent Clostridium difficile: The Role of Faecal Microbiota Transplants
Date: September 29th, 2015

What did the Romans ever do for us?
Date: September 28th, 2015

Evidence vs. Tradition: the evidence of bathing to reduce HAIs
Date: September 24th, 2015

Can energy management benefit infection prevention?
Date: September 17th, 2015

Is mandatory influenza vaccination for healthcare workers the best way to protect our patients?
Date: September 3rd, 2015

Gastrointestinal endoscopes: a need to shift from disinfection to sterilization?
Date: July 23rd, 2015

To Glove or Not To Glove
Date: July 21st, 2015

Thinking tools for infection prevention and patient safety
Date: July 16th, 2015

Natural ventilation in healthcare facilities
Date: June 29th, 2015

Healthcare infection control lessons learned from recent outbreaks
Date: June 28th, 2015

Reducing catheter-associated UTIs in resource-limited settings
Date: June 25th, 2015

Using IPAC resources wisely in Africa (*note class time)
Date: June 16th, 2015

The power of influence
Date: June 15th, 2015

Preventing infections in healthcare workers: strategies and challenges
Date: June 3rd, 2015

Is your phone bugged? The role of mobile technology in infection control
Date: May 21st, 2015

Vaccination of healthcare providers: A critical step toward patient safety
Date: May 7th, 2015

Are wipes (towelettes) effective for surface decontamination in healthcare settings?
Date: April 30th, 2015

A pragmatic approach to IPAC guidelines in an ambulatory care setting
Date: April 16th, 2015

Feces management: Time to address the risks
Date: April 9th, 2015

Prevention of CDI: What we find in the guidelines
Date: March 26th, 2015

IPAC in correctional settings
Date: March 12th, 2015

Preventing Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections
Date: March 5th, 2015

Use of hygiene products to control the spread of virus in a hotel
Date: February 19th, 2015

Sleep quality in adult hospitalized patients with infection: an observational study
Date: February 12th, 2015

All that glistens is not clean
Date: January 29th, 2015

Infections in home health care: prevalences, risks, and challenges
Date: January 22nd, 2015

Spotlight on the future of healthcare-associated infections: a case study to inform global actions
Date: January 14th, 2015

Environmental cleaning in healthcare: Is monitoring of cleaning compliance really needed?
Date: December 11th, 2014

Chemotherapy – health, safety, and waste management issues
Date: December 4th, 2014

The role of companion animals in infection transmission
Date: November 20th, 2014

Debate: high-tech decontamination of the environment
Date: November 18th, 2014

Airborne Transmission and Precaution – Facts and Myths
Date: November 17th, 2014

Norovirus: understanding diversity in relation to detection, healthcare impact, control and prevention
Date: November 17th, 2014

Emerging respiratory viruses: Are healthcare workers protected?
Date: November 13th, 2014

CBIC is making the certification process work for all!
Date: November 6th, 2014

Infection prevention in outpatient oncology settings
Date: October 23rd, 2014

Healthcare laundry: Epidemiology and microbiology issues
Date: October 16th, 2014

Enhanced environmental cleaning in controlling Clostridium difficile infections in the hospital setting: Does it matter?
Date: October 9th, 2014

Public reporting and disclosure of HAI rates: Positive impact or confusion?
Date: October 8th, 2014

Infection prevention and control in Cystic Fibrosis
Date: October 2nd, 2014

Health economic evaluation of an infection prevention and control program
Date: September 18th, 2014

Infection prevention and control – the Argentina experience
Date: September 16th, 2014

Economic analysis of VRE: assessing attributable cost and length of stay
Date: September 11th, 2014