Infection Control Opportunites
Chapter Achievement Award
Champions of Infection Prevention and Control Award
- The award, sponsored by 3M Canada, Inc., is to recognize a Chapter's
achievement in promoting infection prevention and control in the
hospital and the community. Find
Moira Walker Memorial Award for International Service
- This award will acknowledge the accomplishments of the front line Champions of Infection Prevention and Control. The Award will recognize CHICA-Canada members who work tirelessly, and sometimes creatively, to reduce infection, raise awareness, and improve the health of Canadians.
- This Award honors an individual or group that has demonstrated extraordinary efforts to bring about change or improvement related to infection prevention and control in parts of the world that are under developed or under resourced. The annual award is in honour of Moira Walker RN CIC, a Past President of CHICA-Canada and Past Honourary Secretary of the International Federation of Infection Control. Moira's life was dedicated to enhancing the physical and spiritual health of her many friends and colleagues.
CHICA–Canada alerts you to employment postings for Infection Control
Professionals across Canada. Find out
CHICA–Canada participates in "requests for" and "offers of" Infection
Control Professionals' participation in various projects. There
are also numerous opportunities for CHICA– Canada members to participate
on a number of national and provinicial committees as resource experts.
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A number of research grants are available from CHICA–Canada and
other sources for ICPs interested in research. Find
National Conference Fund
The National Conference Fund, sponsored by Virox
, offers financial assistance to attend CHICA–Canada's annual national
conference. Application Deadline: January 31 of the current year. Find
Infection Control Week Annual Poster Contest
The annual poster contest is sponsored by Ecolab
. Design a poster to be used to promote National Infection Control
Week, and win full registration at the annual CHICA–Canada conference.
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are available for attendance at the CHICA-Canada
National Education Conference and for continuing education
in infection prevention and control. Find out