The Certification Board of Infection Control & Epidemiology (CBIC) joins APIC to counter misinformation and uplift science during International Infection Prevention Week
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To raise awareness about the importance of infection prevention and the essential role infection preventionists (IPs) play in public health, CBIC is joining the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) as a Corporate Sponsor for International Infection Prevention Week (IIPW), October 17–23.
In regards to IIPW, CBIC President Janet Glowicz, MPH, PhD RN, CIC, FAPIC, CDC stated, "Frontline and behind the scenes infection preventionists' work has been evident throughout the Pandemic. Their tireless efforts are reflected in the safe practices implemented using compassion and competency."

CBIC has several activities planned to celebrate infection preventionists and to inspire the next generation of IPs to join the fight. Make sure you are following us on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter to interact with the community. CBIC will be hosting Facebook lives on Monday, October 18th and Thursday, October 21st at 1PM CST. Join CBIC Board members to discuss the importance of certification, interact with fellow IPs, and the opportunity to ask questions.

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