GOSH Environment Network meeting - 9th September 2022

This year’s theme is: The Role of Surfaces and Surface Decontamination in Managing HCAI

Location: Goodenough College, Mecklenburgh Square, London.  WC1N 2AB



Agenda for the day:

09:30–10:00:   Coffee and registration

10:00–10:15:  Welcome and introduction to the network (Dr Elaine Cloutman-Green, Great Ormond Street Hospital)

10:15–11:00:  Options for surface decontamination (Professor Jean-Yves Maillard, Cardiff University)

11:00–11:30: Novel decontamination techniques, what is their role in healthcare? (TBC)

11:30–12:00:  Coffee

12:00–12:20:  Monitoring microbial surface loads, how is it done, what do we find? (Sam Watkins and Helen Rickard, University College London)

12:20–12:40:  Modelling the impact of surface decontamination (Dr Marco-Felipe King, University of Leeds)

12:40–13:00:  Do all surface loads matter? What are the differences between healthcare and the community? (Dr Lena Ciric, University College London)

13:00-14:00:   Lunch and networking session

14:00–14:35:  Case study 1

14:35–15:10:  Case study 2

15:10–15:40:  Coffee

15:40–16:15:  Case study 3

16:15–16:30:  Environment Network moving forward

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