Webber Training - Upcoming Teleclasses

    • Relationship between patient safety climate and adherence to standard precautions

      Date: September 14th, 2017

      Time: 10:30 am PST

      Speaker: Dr. Amanda Hessels. Ann May Center for Nursing, Columbia University

      Objectives:

      – Describe the design and testing of standard precaution and safety climate tools
      – Summarize key pilot study findings
      – Describe expanded study plans
      – Discuss potential use of tools

    • How to publish in the journals and why it matters

      Date: September 28th, 2017

      Time: 10:30 am PST

      Speaker: Prof. Elaine Larson, Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health

      Objectives:

      – Identify the value of publication to the development and advancement of a professional discipline or specialty and to individual career development
      – Consider options for types of publications and criteria for selecting a journal
      – Describe the process of preparing, submitting and revising a manuscript
      – Discuss major reasons for manuscript rejection and tips to avoid rejection

    • Infection control guidelines that did not work against Ebola

      Date: October 5th, 2017

      Time: 10:30 am PST

      Speaker: Prof. Bjørg Marit Andersen, Oslo University Hospital

      Objectives:

      – Analyze the Ebola virus, and risk of transmission
      – Discuss the international impact of Ebola, including guidelines for the use of PPE before and after October 2014
      – Discuss controversial PPE information and assessment of the Ebola crisis
      – Evaluate prevention-savvy behaviour during serious outbreaks

    • Establishing a national IPC program on a shoestring budget

      Date: October 19th, 2017

      Time: 10:30 am PST

      Speaker: Prof. Shaheen Mehtar, Infection Control Africa Network, and Stellenbosch University, Cape Town

      Objectives:

      To be posted

 

PICNet posts the Webber Teleclass schedule 1-2 months ahead; if you’d like to see the full year’s schedule, you can view it on the Webber Training website.