Upcoming Chapter Events

This page showcases APIC chapter events occurring locally throughout the year. To have your chapter event posted here, send meeting details and related attachments to cmoohn@apic.org.

Arkansas #046 Spring Conference

Date/Time of Event: April 7th, 2017 from 08:00 to 14:15 hours

Event Address: Auditorium, Building 3, Veterans Healthcare System of the Ozarks, 1100 N College Avenue, Fayetteville, AR 72703

Registration Fees:  

  • Member (APIC National) $5.00
  • Arkansas $0
  • Non-member $10.00

Chapter Event Contact:  Sherry A. Acosta, RN, MPH, CIC

Contact Address:Infection Control – Mail Code 002, Veterans Healthcare System of the Ozarks,  Fayetteville, AR 72703

Contact email:    Sherry.acosta@va.gov

                            Phone:(479) 443-4301 x65619 Fax:  (479) 587-6106

Please download the Conference Program for further details. 

NICE 417

Course title: Basic Course for Principles of Infection Control and Prevention 

Description: Designed to prepare the new Infection Preventionist or person responsible for Infection Control and Prevention to perform the duties required in various healthcare settings. 

Sponsoring Organization: Northeastern Infection Control Educators (NICE). Providing Infection Control Education since 1990. Recipients of APIC 2010 Heroes of Infection Prevention. 

Location: New Jersey Hospital Association, Alexander Rd. Princeton, NJ 

Dates: Monday-Friday April 03-07, 2017    8 am-4:30 pm.

Cost: $495.00 if registered by March 3, 2017; $550.00 for late registration by March 10, 2017.

Contact hours: This continuing nursing education activity was approved by New Jersey State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Contact person for information:   Kathy Horn RN CIC; Telephone:  908-295-5916;  email:  kathyhorncic@gmail.com


Title: Foundations in Infection Prevention, 2017

Description: The California APIC's "Foundations" program is a long-standing tradition in California. It is a three-day Foundations of Infection Prevention course. Designed for the new and intermediate Infection Preventionist in all healthcare settings, it is recognized as the gold standard for infection prevention education in California.

Sponsoring Organization: All 12 CA APIC chapters

Location: Hoag Hospital, Newport Beach, CA (with beautiful ocean views!)

Date: January 26-28, 2017

Participant & Vendor Cost: $500 (includes parking, breakfast, & lunch for all 3 days) 

Registration & payments: Online through the CA APIC website http://community.apic.org/cacc/

Contact person for information: Angela Vassallo, MPH, MS, CIC, FAPIC, 2017 CA APIC President at Angela.Vassallo@providence.org, Phone #: 310-829-8161