The programme will allow the sharing of experience and knowledge of IPC aspects of services and infrastructure.


  • Bringing IPC and AMS together: Can we make it work?
  • In-house vs externally contracted services: How to ensure quality and when to reconfigure the service
  • What should the water safety group be doing to ensure patient safety whilst being cost effective?
  • What happens when a trust fails to deliver safe water?
  • Setting up a ventilation safety committee
  • Procedures, ventilation and risk: What can you get away with?

The programme will include speaker presentations and interactive online discussion sessions.


Anyone with a leadership role in IPC. They may be DIPCs, medical consultants, nurses, non-clinical managers, clinical scientists, allied health professional lead, or come from other backgrounds.


  • Kieran Hand, AMR National Clinical Lead for Pharmacy & Prescribing, NHS England
  • Neil Alexander, Senior Safety Investigator, Health Services Safety Investigations Body
  • Michael Weinbren, Consultant Microbiologist and Infection Control Doctor, Sherwood Forest NHS Foundation Trust
  • Tim Wafer, Technical & Compliance Director and Authorising Engineer of Water & Chlorine dioxide, and CEO of The Water Solutions Group
  • Andrew Poplett, Healthcare Estates Consultant
  • Peter Hoffman, Retired Consultant Clinical Scientist
  • David Enoch, Consultant Microbiologist, UK Health Security Agency, and Infection Control Doctor, Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge
  • Mark Garvey, Consultant Clinical Scientist in Microbiology and DIPC, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
  • Trevor Garcia, Chair of The Institute of Decontamination Sciences

For more information, please contact: [email protected]

  • 09:50 - 05/06/2024 to 16:15 - 05/06/2024
  • Virtual event, United Kingdom