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Systematic Approach to Infection Control & Hospital Hygiene
January 19, 2018
09:15am Registration
10:00am Lamp Lighting:
Minister Dr Deepak Sawant, Huzaifa Shehabi, CEO-Saifee Hospital; Dr Bipin Chevale, Zonal Director-S.L. Raheja , Dr Rajesh Choumal, Jayaram Nair, Chairman-VIS, Mangala Chandran, Editor-in-Chief, Clean India Journal
10:10am Inaugural Address
10.15am Keynote Address:
Dr. Deepak Ramchandra Sawant
Hon'ble Minister of Public Health and Family Welfare,
Government of Maharashtra
10:25am Formation of Infection Control Group
Session 1
10.35 - 11.20am Present Practices and Redefining Approach to Infection Control
Panel Discussion
Dr Anju Kagal, Prof. of Microbiology, BJ Government Medical College, Pune
Panel Members
Dr Deepesh G. Aggarwal, Head-Department of Critical Care Medicine, Saifee Hospital
Dr Mayur Patel, Head-Critical & EMS, Sir H.N. Reliance Foundation Hospital
Dr. Abhay Chowdhary, HOD-Microbiology, JJ Hospital, Mumbai
11.20 - 11.30am Behaviour, Attitude and Attire in infection prevention
Presentation by Dr Shaheen Shaikh, Microbiologist, Suburban Diagnostics
11.30 - 11.45am Networking Tea
Session 2
11.45 - 12.30pm Paradigm shift in Quality and Systematic Approach to Infection Control
– Panel Discussion
Dr Jayanti Shastri, HOD-Microbiology, T.N. Medical College & Nair Hospital
Panel Members
Dr Om Shrivastav, Director - Infectious Diseases, HIV medicine and Immunology, Jaslok Hospital
B Gautham Baliga, Director, Opal HVAC Engineers.Pvt Ltd
12.30 - 12.40pm Technology to Combat and Control Infection
-- Presentation by Christoph Marz, Application Engineering Department,
Buzil-Werk Wagner GmbH & Co. KG
12.40 - 12.50pm TB Burden in India
-- Presentation by Dr Sachin Jain, Consultant Microbiologist, Saifee Hospital
12.50 - 1.00pm Validation, Benchmarking & QA/AC of CSSD
-- Presentation by Mr Sadashiv P. Gaonkar, Sr Manager-CSSD, Saifee Hospital
1.00 - 2.00pm Networking Lunch
Session 3
2.00 – 2.15pm Hospital Hygiene – A Systematic Approach
-- Presentation by Dr Dhruv Mamtora, HOD-Microbiology, S.L. Raheja Fortis Hospital, Mumbai
2.15 – 2.30pm Open Forum – Experts Reply to Infection Control Woes
Expert Panel
Huzaifa Shehabi, CEO, Saifee Hospital
Dr Bipin Chevale, Zonal Director, S.L. Raheja Fortis Hospital
Dr Rajesh Choumal, Director Administration, Bombay Hospital
Dr Anju Kagal, Prof. of Microbiology, BJ Government Medical College, Pune
2.30 – 2.45pm Linen Care in HAI - A new approach
-- Presentation by Dr Shailesh Mapuskar, Assistant Professor And Facility Manager, VIT University
2.45 – 3.00pm Closing Session