Webber Training - Upcoming Teleclasses

    • The psychology of hand hygiene: How to improve hand hygiene using behaviour change frameworks

      Date: July 13th, 2017

      Time: 10:30 am PST

      Speaker: Dr. Jocelyn Srigley, BC Children's and Women's Hospitals


      – Describe the psychological frameworks/theories that have been used to predict hand hygiene compliance, including motivators and barriers of hand hygiene

      – Review the effectiveness of interventions based on psychological frameworks of behaviour change to improve hand hygiene compliance

      – Discuss how to use behaviour change theories to implement hand hygiene interventions

    • Learning infection control via games

      Date: August 10th, 2017

      Time: 10:30 am PST

      Speaker: Prof. Anne-Gaëlle Venier, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Bordeux, France


      – Share the field experience of the Healthcare Associated Infection Control Centre of Southwestern France about gamification.

      – Discuss how serious games can be used to promote infection control

    • Social media: useless or useful in infection prevention?

      Date: August 24th, 2017

      Time: 10:30 am PST

      Speaker: Barley Chironda, IPAC Canada National Social Media Manager


      – Define social media

      – Summarize current applications of social media in infection prevention

      – Critique the role of social media using published studies to ascertain utility or futility of social media in infection prevention.

    • 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


      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.