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Saskia v. Popescu, MPH, MA, CIC, is a hospital epidemiologist and infection preventionist with Phoenix Children's Hospital. During her work as an infection preventionist she performed surveillance for infectious diseases, preparedness, and Ebola-response practices. She is currently a PhD candidate in Biodefense at George Mason University where her research focuses on the role of infection prevention in facilitating global health security efforts. She is certified in Infection Control.
Could dressing more formally induce patients to adhere to their treatment plans?
A new study finds that most infection prevention and control programs require more staff and existing models are woefully inadequate.
Can biodebris left in instruments be sterilized?
A new study shows the benefits of widespread antibiotic distribution, but what about concerns about encouraging antibiotic resistance?
Combatting CRE requires analysis trends within patients - a new study is filling the void.
A new study gives strong reasons to back implementing cleaning strategies for hospital privacy curtains.
Should hospitals worry about severe weather events and their impact on infections?
A lesson from the recent Association of Health Care Journalists conference from one of the expert panelists, Contagion®’s very own, Saskia Popescu, MPH, MA, CIC.
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