Early Bird Registration extended to 31 July for ICAN conference

Hurry, Early Bird Registration extended to 31 July for ICAN conference. Register Online at www.icancongress2016.org to join this eminent infection prevention and control annual event.

Early Bird Registration extended to 31 July

Early Bird Registration extended to 31 July

Delegates requiring VISA’s to attend the Congress are urged to register online and apply for VISA’s immediately due to delayed processing times

Visit the Congress website for additional information and click the link to the VFS Global website for application assistance or visit www.vfsglobal.com/dha/southafrica/

  Programme Highlights

Visit the Congress website to download the Provisional Scientific Programme


•      Antimicrobial Stewardship (African style) •      Linking to the community of Infectious Disease Control
•      Technical advances in IPC training •      Surgery associated infection
•      Developing IPC programmes in African healthcare facilities •      Decontamination & Sterilisation:The latest word
•      Outbreaks in Africa •      Maternal & child health
•      WASH & IPC:  Marriage made in heaven •      HAI surveillance in Africa:  What, where and how?
•      Healthcare amplifiers of Tuberculosis in Africa •      Safety-engineered devices:  Avoid that little prick
•      Lessons learnt from Ebola:  In the name of safety •      Behavioural changes in IPC
•      MERS-CoV •      The environment and IPC


Bursary and scholarship

Bursary and scholarship applications to attend the congress are available to Abstract applicants. Applicants need to indicate whether they wish to be considered for one of the available scholarship options, by selecting the relevant bursary/scholarship application drop-down menu during their online Abstract submission process. Applicants will be informed as soon as possible as to the outcome of applications in order to allow successful candidates sufficient time for visa applications and travel arrangements. you can visit this link http://www.icancongress2016.org/bursaries-scholarships/ and read more about the offered bursary and scholarships and know more about eligibility for each one from the following:

The Syed Sattar Scholarship – Courtesy of Virox

The Copper Development Association Africa Scholarship – Courtesy of CDAA

Infection Control Africa Network Scholarship – (ICAN)

Full Bursaries

Partial Bursaries


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