FREE Webinar: MERS-CoV-Implications for infection preventionists

May 24, 2014    |   By: Calevir

May 28, 2014 12pm CST Register now!

APIC  and CDC are teaming up to provide this free webinar on infection control considerations for MERS-CoV.  Dr. Michael Bell  MD, Deputy Director, CDC’s Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, will review infection prevention and preparedness strategies to help facilities know what to look for and what to do to protect healthcare providers and patients in their facilities.

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