International Infection Prevention Week (IIPW), October 15-21, 2017, helps patients, families, and healthcare professionals better understand their role in preventing infections. The 2017 is Antibiotic Resistance. Learn more.

IIPW 2016 press releases

Please access the press releases as they are posted.

APIC has infection prevention experts
APIC has expert spokespeople, resources for healthcare professionals and educational materials for consumers available. If you would like to speak with an expert, contact Liz Garman. Please be sure to include your name, media outlet, topic, and deadline.

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