Training Hospital Epidemiologists to Excel in Infection Control
SEP 08, 2017 | CONTAGION® EDITORIAL STAFF
Silvia Munoz-Price, MD, PhD, associate professor of clinical medicine at the Institute for Health and Society, Medical College of Wisconsin, and enterprise epidemiologist for Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin, explains the different elements that should be incorporated into training programs for hospital epidemiologists that would allow them to excel in infection control practices. Dr. Munoz-Price stresses that teaching leadership skills is important; it will enable these individuals to interact with individuals from several departments to ensure quality infection control.
To stay informed on the latest in infectious disease news and developments, please sign upfor our weekly newsletter.
We break down our top HIV news stories of 2017. Did you read them all?
Contagion® is a fully integrated news resource covering all areas of infectious disease. Through our website, quarterly journal, email newsletters, social media outlets, and Outbreak Monitor we provide practitioners and specialists with disease-specific information designed to improve patient outcomes and assist with the identification, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of infectious diseases. Our mission is to assure that the healthcare community and public have the knowledge to make more informed choices and have a positive impact on patient outcomes.
2 Clarke Drive
Cranbury, NJ 08512