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2021 Chapter Event Calendar

Upcoming Meetings:

APIC Greater Atlanta Chapter August 2021 Meeting

Wednesday, August 18, 2021 from 12:45-2:30PM
 

Greater Atlanta APIC Chapter invites you to register for our August 2021 Educational Presentation
 
Topic:  An Overview of Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C)

Presenter: 

Dr. Preeti Jaggi, MD
Infectious Disease Physician, Medical Director of Antimicrobial Stewardship-Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Associate Professor Pediatrics and Infectious Disease- Emory University School of Medicine


Our speaker will begin promptly at 1:00PM.

Chapter 25 Meeting Agenda
12:45PM – Announcements
1:00PM-2:00PM – Educational Presentation with Dr.Preeti Jaggi
2-2:30PM – Open Discussion Time (IP and Epi Networking) 


Location:   Virtual Zoom Meeting

Registration in advance is required:   

https://gha.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJArdeugqT8iG9cvKQx-dX13qD97LTLzJaL-

 
 Chapter Reminders: 

  • APIC Membership scholarships are available this year!  Application and details are posted on our website.

To download the speaker’s presentation, click below.

Past 2021 Meetings

APIC Greater Atlanta Chapter May 2021 Meeting

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 from 12:45-2:30 PM
Greater Atlanta APIC Chapter invites you to register for our May 2021 Educational Presentation

Topic:  NSHN Electronic Reporting Involving EMR Integration   

Presenter: Katherine Allen-Bridson, RN, BSN, MScPH,CIC
Nurse Consultant
Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Our speaker will begin promptly at 1:00PM.

Chapter 25 Meeting Agenda
12:45PM – Industry Partner and Board Announcements
1:00PM-2:00PM – Educational Presentation with Q&A by Katherine Bridson-Allen *
2-2:30PM – Open Discussion Time (IP and Epi Networking)  
*CEU for this activity is pending. See final announcement for details*

Location:   Virtual Zoom Meeting

ACCREDITATION STATEMENTS: In support of improving patient care, The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. CEU: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEU’s for this program. 

Instructions to obtain CEUs will be provided at the conclusion of the meeting. To view the accreditation requirements for CEUs, click here:

To Download the speaker’s presentation, click below:

Registration in advance is required:   https://gha.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJcud-qpqT8qHNFaNHIaWbNKZlZ6e_Aj1HL3

Chapter Reminders: 

April 2021

APIC Greater Atlanta Chapter April 2021 Meeting

Wednesday, April 21, 2021 from 12:45-2:30PM
Greater Atlanta APIC Chapter invites you to register for our April 2021 Educational Presentation

Topic: Georgia Emerging Infections Program Overview and Upcoming Hospital Prevalence Survey  

Presenters: 
Stacy Carswell, MPH – Infectious Disease Surveillance Epidemiologist
Chris Bower, MPH – Infectious Disease Epidemiologist
Georgia Emerging Infections Program

Presentation Handouts:

March 2021

Topic: Practical Application of Lean Six Sigma in Infection Prevention

Presenter:
Matt Enright, MSIE, FACHE, Six Sigma Black Belt
Piedmont Healthcare, Project Manager Value-Based Care
Mercer University, Adjunct Faculty Stetson-Hatcher School of Business 

  1. Handouts to Print :
  2. How to Fold a Shirt in Under 2 Seconds – YouTube

February 2021

Topic: Pseudo Outbreak in Bronchoscopy

Presenter: Andrea (Lynn) Cromer, BSN, MT, MPH,RN, CIC, DICON Infection Preventionist

Presentation Handouts:

January 2021 – Cancelled

For information and handouts from past meetings, please visit our Member’s Only Page.

Greater Atlanta Association of Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology

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