Each year, APIC presents awards to members who are recognized for the development and application of innovative infection prevention programs. These individuals and teams are at the frontline of infection prevention—producing innovative programs that ultimately help save lives. APIC celebrates these individuals by bestowing the Heroes of Infection Prevention Award.
Meaningful requirements and significant recognition
Nominated by their peers or self-nominated, these individuals and teams represent a broad spectrum of healthcare practitioners, including experience levels, healthcare settings, specialty areas, and geographic location.
APIC is proud to present the 2016 Heroes of Infection Prevention:
|Process and systems improvement||Sarah Lopez, RN, BSN|
|Process and systems improvement||Shannon Davila, RN, MSN, CIC, CPHQ|
|Education||Kelley Boston, MPH, CIC, CPHQ|
|Program development||John Fall, RN, BSN, CIC|
|Patient safety||Chaz Rhone, MPH, CIC|
|Program development||Suliman Al Jumaah, MD, CIC &
Irene Barron, MSN, CIC, CPHQ
|BD is pleased to support the 2016 APIC Heroes of Infection Prevention Program and the outstanding and essential work of the Heroes honorees in the field of infection prevention.|