ICICAS Day 2 Slide

Day 2 – Saturday, 3 February 2018

TimeProgrammeSpeakerProgrammeSpeaker
0830 - 0900Registration
0900 - 1000Plenary 3: Infection Prevention and Control for Emerging Infectious Diseases

Paul Anantharajah Tambyah<

1000 - 1030Tea Break
1030 - 1200Symposium 5: PracticesSymposium 6: Special Population

1030 - 1055

Result of the National Point Surveillance Survey

Cai Yi Ying

Infection Prevention & Control in Mental Health Facilities

Marimuthu Kalisvar

1055 - 1120

Dealing with IPC Audit Fatigue

Lee Lai Chee

New Updates in Infection Prevention Control in Immunocompromised Host

Tan Thuan Thong

1120 - 1145

WHO Guidelines on SSI

Seto Wing Hong

Challenges in Neonatal ICU Infection Prevention

Thoon Koh Cheng/ Dr Yeo Kee Thai

1145 - 1200

Question-&-Answer Session

Question-&-Answer Session

1200 - 1300Lunch
1300 - 1430Symposium 7: StaffSymposium 8: ILTC

1300 - 1325

Healthcare Workers with Blood Borne Diseases

Martin Kiernan

MDRO in ILTC

Angela Chow

1325 - 1350

Mask Fitting - What is the Evidence?

Ms Patricia Ching

IPC in Nursing Homes - What Works

Christina Loh

1350 - 1415

Challenges in Keeping Staff Immune

Brenda Ang

Infection Control Challenges in Dialysis Units

Christine Eu

1415 - 1430

Question-&-Answer Session

Question-&-Answer Session

1430 - 1500Tea Break
1500 - 1600Free Oral Paper Presentations (including Research Funding Awardees)
1500 - 1510

A Primary Concern: Epidemiology of Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococcus Colonization in Intermediate and Long-Term Care Facilities

Damon Tan

1510 - 1520

Microbiological Media Contamination with Pseudomonas Fluorescens Complex in Ophthalmology Clinics in a Local Tertiary Hospital

Jonathan Chia Wei Zhong

1520 - 1530

Nursing Compliance and Attitudes Towards Transmission-Based Precautions and a Multi-Disciplinary General Paediatric Ward

Ang Shi Yun Samantha

1530 - 1540

Reasons for Delayed Isolation of Patients with Pulmonary TB

Tan Yan Shan Celine

1540 - 1550

Sutureless Securement Device Reduces Complications of Peripherally Inserted Central Catheters (PICC) at Outpatient Setting

Monica Chan

1600- 1700Plenary 4:
the Challenging Role of the Infection Prevention Control Nurse

Martin Kiernan

1700 - 1715Closing Ceremony

1700 - 1705

Awards Presentation

1700 - 1705

Closing Remarks

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