Saturday, March 20, 2010: 7:00 AM-8:20 AM
Manilla-Singapore (Hyatt Regency Atlanta)
CME Credits: 1.25
Summary: Implementing infection control programs in resource-limited settings is challenging. The session will present a case-based discussion of common practical problems in resource-limited settings, challenges of implementing infection prevention and control programs, and solutions.Learning Objectives:
- Identify challenges faced by infection control specialists and hospital epidemiologists in resource-limited settings.
- Identify the different realities for resource-limited settings and evaluate priorities of infection control in adverse circumstances.
- Suggest strategies to overcome these challenges.