12 February 2020 Mary Ward House, London
Trainee education day - Antimicrobial resistance and stewardship

Registration has now closed. This event is fully booked.  

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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 antimicrobial resistance and stewardship is one of the 9 trainee education days in the programme. HIS members who attend 7 (distinct) of the 9 Trainee Education Days in the rollingprogramme and complete the HIS/PHE Foundation Course in Infection Prevention and Control are eligible to apply for the Foundation Certificate in IPC.




"I always learn a lot from these events - very glad to have the opportunity to attend."
HIS Trainee member

More information


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.  Non-trainees must be Full or Associate members of HIS.   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 non-refundable registration fee of £50 will apply for these places.

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