04 July 2019 The Birmingham Conference and Events Centre
Trainee education day - IPC in non-acute settings

Online registration is now closed for this event.  If you wish to attend please telephone 0207 713 0273.

HIS runs a structured trainee education programme specifically for medical microbiology, medical virology and infectious diseases trainees which is aligned to the RCPath curricula.  

The programme comprises a series of three, independent, one-day training sessions per year (in February, July and October/November), over a three-year period. This day on IPC in non-acute settings is one of the 9 trainee education days in the programme.  An example programme for the day can be viewed here.


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Attendance at Trainee Education Days is FREE for HIS Trainee Members, however a refundable deposit of £50 is required to secure your place.

Cancellation or non-attendance

Cancellations will be accepted in writing by email to admin@his.org.uk up to 14 days prior to the event and the deposit will be refunded in full.  Deposit refunds will not be provided for cancellations less than 14 days prior to the event or for delegates who do not attend on the day.

Certificate of attendance

A certificate of attendance will be issued within two weeks of the event. Delegates must attend the full day programme in order to receive a certificate. Please contact HIS prior to the event if you are unable to attend the full day.

Not a Trainee Member?

A small number of places are available at each event to non-trainees working in a clinical or non-industry research setting, with an interest in the field of hospital and other healthcare-associated infection. If you would like to attend and fall into this category, please email admin@his.org.uk with a paragraph briefly outlining the nature of your job role and indicating how the Trainee Education Day will benefit your professional development. A registration fee of £50 will apply for these places.

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