ICICAS Day 1 Programme

Day 1 РFriday, 2 February 2018

TimeProgrammeSpeakerProgrammeSpeaker

0815 - 0845

Registration

0845 - 0900

Opening Session

0845 - 0850

Welcome Address by Organising Chair

0850 - 0900

Opening Address by President
of ICAS

0900 - 1000

Plenary 1: Applying Infection Prevention & Control Guidelines to Real Life

Andreas Voss

1000 - 1030Tea Break
1030 - 1200Symposium 1: OutbreakSymposium 2: Environment

1030 - 1055

MDR TB Outbreak in Singapore Lesson Learned

Cynthia Chee

Infection Prevention Control Requirements in Singapore for Design of Acute Care Hospital

Ling Moi Lin

1055 - 1120

Realtime Usage of Next Generation Sequencing in IPC

Ng Oon Teck

Operating Theatres - Death Knell of Laminar Airflow

Surinder Pada

1120- 1145

Lessons Learnt from the Heater Cooler Outbreak in Cardiovascular Surgery

Andreas Voss

Can We Do Better in Keeping Our Hospital Clean

Martin Kiernan

1145 - 1200

Question-&-Answer Session

Question-&-Answer Session

1200 - 1300Lunch
1215 - 1245Lunch Symposium
1300 - 1430Symposium 3: MDROSymposium 4: Sterilizationand Disinfection

1300 - 1325

Is a National Strategy Necessary for Control of Healthcare Associated MDROs?

Dale Fisher

Reprocessing Issues for Endoscopes

Patricia Ching

1325 - 1350

Is VRE still a MDRO of Concern>

Andreas Voss

IPC Issues in the Design of Endoscopy Units

Ling Moi Lin

1350 - 1415

Is MRSA Bacteraemia Monitoring Meaningful?

Marimuthu Kalisvar

Microbiological Surveillance & Monitoring for Endoscopy

James Sim


1415 - 1430

Question-&-Answer Session

Question-&-Answer Session

1430 - 1500Tea Break
1500 - 1600Literature Review

1500 - 1530

Literature Review 1

Ling Moi Lin

1530 - 1600

Literature Review 2

Martin Kiernan

1600 - 1700Plenary 2:
Hand Hygiene &
Control of Gram Negative Bacterial Infections

Seto Wing Hong

1700END OF DAY 1