Poster Presentations will be displayed for the duration of the conference in the poster display area in A0 size, portrait orientation.
A dedicated poster viewing reception will be hosted in the poster display area the evening of Tuesday 21st November from approximately 5:30pm.
Display Posters Due: COB Friday 3 November 2017
Display Poster Upload
Please use the tips and Guidelines below to prepare your display poster. When providing a copy of your poster for the App and website, ensure your submission is in PDF format and named with the conference name, and the last and first name of the first (submitting) author: ACIPC2017_Lastname_Firstname
|Clinical management of infectious diseases|
|8||Meeting the challenge of emerging pathogens in children with cystic fibrosis
Ms Janet Wallace
|9||To Clean or not to Clean: VRE we all need to take notice!
Dr Margaret Broom
|10||Meningococcal Y Arthritis in a Child & the Importance of Meningococcal Disease Surveillance
Dr Claudia O’rourke,
|Education and professional development|
|11||Drug resistance among pregnant women attending antenatal clinics in Ghana
Mr Philip Enyan
|12||A review on the effectiveness of multimodal infection control programmes in the reduction of bacterial contamination in residential care home for elderly persons with nasogastric tube feeding
Ms Sukki Ho
|13||Engaging clinical leadership with a passport to excellence in national standard 3
Ms Erica Short
|14||Hotel services education – a framework to inspire good practice
Ms Suzanne Alexander
|15||The Journey From Novice To Infection Control Person
Ms Fiona Hamilton
|19||One hand in your pocket enhancing hand hygiene auditing: A pocket book for auditors
Mr Brendon Heley
|20||Hand Hygiene – relaying the message at five hospitals in the South Western Sydney Local Health District in 2017
Miss Siu Mee Janet Li
|21||Clean Hands = Best Care; Evaluation, redesign and relaunching of a regional healthcare facility hand hygiene program.
Ms Penelope Radalj
|22||Hand Hygiene in the Laboratory: attitudes, beliefs and compliance
Mrs Sarah Foster
|Health services, economics, evaluating infection control|
|23||Transmission of dry surface biofilm (DSB) by and through cotton bed sheets.
Dr Durdana Chowdhury
|24||Teaching old dogs new tricks: a program to improve staff immunisation rates
Mrs Penelope Guerra
|25||Variation in hospital cleaning practice and process in Australian hospitals: a structured mapping exercise
|Individual based practice change: behaviour change and human factors|
|26||“Well that doesn’t sound right!” (A story about a post-vaccination reaction)
Ms Debra Lee
|27||Choice Architecture: Transmission-Based Precautions for the 21st Century
Mr Paul Simpson
|28||Do you know what they are doing with povidone-iodine in your operating theatre?
Ms Joe-anne Bendall
|29||Physiotherapist adherence to standard precautions: Knowledge and practice
Ms Megan Brown
|Outbreaks and outbreak management|
|45||Adoption of a Tertiary Hospital MRSA Outbreak Management Algorithm for Effective Containment of an EMRSA-15 (ST22-IV) Cluster in a Rehabilitation Ward
Ms Rosie Lee
|46||Down the sink: the local experience of a Burkholderia cenocepacia outbreak at the Canberra Hospital
Dr Heather Wilson
|47||An outbreak of multidrug resistant organisms in a neonatal intensive care unit in Malaysia
A/Prof Sasheela Ponnampalavanar
|48||Mapping the ‘hospital microbiome’ and the spread of antimicrobial resistance and biofilm on the intensive care units from different regions.
Mr Khalid Johani
|49||Vancomycin Resistant Enterococcus in the Neonatal Intensive Care and Special Care Nursery
Dr Ming Chen
|Reprocessing and sterilizing services|
|50||Establishment of penetration time on medical device product families based on ISO 17665-3 during performance qualification of steam sterilization
Mr Roel Beltran Castillo
|51||To glove, or not to glove, that is the question.
A/Prof Karen Vickery
|52||The development and implementation of an AS/NZS 4187:2014 audit tool across regional Victoria
Mrs Lesley Lewis
|Specialised settings: the environment and the resources available/permissible|
|53||Challenges of a new build
Ms Susan Harper
|Systems based practice change: innovation, improvement science and quality improvement|
|54||A case study: Utilization of ATP bioluminescence assay in monitoring medical device cleaning process, environment and hand hygiene in CSSD
Mr Roel Beltran Castillo
|55||Standard Precautions; Doing the right thing for everyone
Mrs Helen Newman
|56||Setting the Standard: A collaborative approach to improving the reprocessing of Transesophageal Echocardiogram Probes
Ms Julie Rieck
|57||“Contain The Cough”, an innovative practise change to improve containment of Pertussis in the Healthcare Facility.
Ms Vicki Denyer
Electronic posters (ePosters) will be displayed for the duration of the conference on large flat screen monitors in the exhibition and poster display areas. A PDF version of your ePoster will also be included in the conference app and website.
Poster slides will rotate automatically and each will be shown for one minute duration at a time. Delegates will be able to pause individual posters to view them in more detail.
ePosters Due: COB Friday 3 November 2017
ePoster Slide Upload
Please use the template and instructions below to prepare your ePoster slide.
Ensure your submission is named with the conference name and the last and first name of the first (submitting) author: ACIPC2017_Lastname_Firstname
Note all ePosters must be submitted using the template provided with content limited to one slide.
If you have any questions regarding your ePoster presentation, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
|1||‘It’s all about technique’: Monitoring compliance with standardised aseptic technique practices at a large Australian health service
Mrs Stephanie Spilsbury
|Infection control measures and strategies|
|2||Point Prevalence Surveys of Healthcare-Associated Infection (HAI) in Southwest Finland
Mrs Tiina Kurvinen