Free Pre-Convention Workshop

Thursday, October 12, 2017

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm - Lunch on your own


Prepared Nurses Protect Patients: Prevention Strategies for Healthcare- Associated Infections and Emerging Infectious Diseases

2.0 contact hours

Sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

This interactive session is an in-depth discussion of infectious and emerging diseases. Join expert presenters discussing the following topics:

  • An overview of the principles of disease transmission.
  • Identification of appropriate evidence-based strategies to prevent the transmission of infections to
    health care personnel, patients, and their communities.
  • Identification of emerging threats and the role of public health and the health care community.

AMSN is offering this free workshop session in collaboration with the American Nurses Association (ANA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Seating is limited.