Workshop on “Infection Control in Health Care Settings for Medical Officers and Nurses in Private Sector Health Care Institutions”

SLCM is planning to conduct a ‘Workshop on Infection Control in Health Care Settings for Medical Officers and Nurses in Private Sector Health Care Institutions' in January 2017.

Dissemination and updating knowledge at all levels of health care staff is crucial in uplifting the health care services in the country. This workshop is catering for the needs of medical and nursing staff at private sector hospitals. The workshop will consist of several lectures and practical sessions covering important aspects of infection prevention and control. Resource personal will be Consultant Microbiologists from the Sri Lanka College of Microbiologists.

Participants will be awarded a certificate at the end of the workshop, which will be beneficial in many aspects. The organizing committee wishes to invite all private sector health care institutions to send in their staff members to participate in this workshop.

This is a 2 day workshop which will be held on 19th and 20th of January 2017 at the Aldo Castellani Auditorium of Medical Research Institute, Colombo. The cost per participant would be Rs. 8000.00 inclusive of meals. Participants will be registered as first come first serve basis.