20 May 2020 Online
Webinar - Understanding hospital-onset and hospital-acquired COVID-19

This event is part of the COVID-19 challenges and solutions webinar series.

A transcript of the recording is available here

During this webinar our audience submitted questions relating to hospital-onset and hospital-acquired COVID-19. This webinar addresses surveillance, definitions, transmission of COVID-19 and the impact on IPC. 

Panel members:

  • Dr Eimear Brannigan, Consultant in Infectious Diseases, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
  • Professor Alison Holmes, Professor of Infectious Diseases, Imperial College London
  • Dr Lisa Ritchie, Head of Infection Prevention and Control, NHS England and NHS Improvement 
  • Dr Walter Zingg, Head Consultant in Infection Prevention and Control, University of Geneva Hospitals, Geneva, Switzerland

Chair: Dr James Price, Consultant in Infection Prevention and Control and Antimicrobial Stewardship, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust


We hope you found this webinar useful.  If you have any questions or suggestions for future topics, please email admin@his.org.uk