International infection prevention week slated

Oct. 1, 2008
Professional Disposables International, Inc. to fund a live Webcast during APIC's 23rd Annual International Infection Prevention Week.

Professional Disposables International, Inc. has announced that it will be the Platinum sponsor of APIC's 23rd Annual International Infection Prevention Week Oct. 19-25.

Continuing its commitment to infection prevention and control, PDI's sponsorship will fund a live Webcast from the APIC's IIPW Commemorative Ceremony Oct. 22 in Washington, D.C. The ceremony will cover timely topics
important to the infection prevention and control community from leaders in
health care.

"PDI recognizes the role that infection prevention plays in the fight against healthcare acquired infections," said Joann Reilly, PDI senior director of marketing. "This is a great opportunity for us to share our commitment to and passion for Infection Preventionists and continue efforts to provide education and proper training to healthcare workers nationwide."

"We are grateful to PDI for their sponsorship of the live Webcast," said APIC 2008 President Janet E. Frain, RN, CIC, CPHQ, CPHRM. Frain is director of integrated services for Sutter Medical Center in Sacramento, Calif.

"Through their support we are able to broaden the reach of this event and engage many more members of the infection prevention community," she said.

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