24 November 2021 Online
Webinar - MRSA Screening, surveillance and the environment

During this webinar you will have the opportunity to ask our expert panel questions on the updated joint HIS/IPS guidelines for the prevention and control of MRSA in healthcare facilities, in relation to screening, surveillance and the environment.

Panel members: 

  • Professor John Coia, Lead Consultant Microbiologist and Clinical Professor in Clinical Microbiology, Hospital of South West Jutland, University Hospital of South Denmark and Institute for Regional Health Services Research, University of South Denmark
  • Professor Hilary Humphreys, Senior Clinical Educator, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
  • Professor Peter Wilson, Consultant Microbiologist, University College London Hospitals

Chair: Dr Jasmin Islam, Infectious Diseases and Microbiology Consultant, UK Health Security Agency


Click here to watch the first webinar on IPC management of patients and staff.

Download the full guideline.


How do I join the webinar?

In order to join the webinar you must register in advance. Registration will close one hour before the webinar starts.

Once your registration has been approved you will receive an email from no-reply@zoom.us with joining instructions. You should receive this within 48 hours of registering. This email will be sent again one hour before the meeting starts. If you have not received an email with joining instructions please check your junk folder and then email admin@his.org.uk  before the webinar starts.

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How do I participate during the webinar?

During the webinar you will have the opportunity to participate using Slido, a simple audience interaction tool. We recommend downloading the Slido app and joining the event using #HIS. Alternatively you can open Slido on your browser. Visit https://app.sli.do/event/eibefete

Read our guide to using Slido

Will a recording of the webinar be available?

A recording of the webinar will be available on our Vimeo channel after the event.