Online Program

Healthcare-Associated Infections: The Role of Public Health in Solving a National Healthcare Problem

Tuesday, November 5, 2013 : 1:10 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Richard Melchreit, M.D;, Connecticut Department of Public Health, CT

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Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have been a state Healthcare Associated Infections (HAI) Program Coordinator for five years: building the program, managing the advisory committee, leading program planning, managing grants, responding to outbreaks, educating health professionals and the public, and collaborating with stakeholders. I have served on national HAI planning and program development initiatives with the Department of Health and Human Services (including CDC and CMS), ASTHO, CSTE, and HAI programs in other states.
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.