Ebola – Hands on, ICPIC Pre-meeting workshop

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Just before the start of ICPIC 2015

June 16, 2015 (10:00-16:50)

Field experiences with Ebola virus disease in West Africa (10:00-12:45)

Moderators : Prof. Benedetta Allegranzi ; Prof. Babacar Ndoye

1) Ebola epidemic in West Africa and WHO Ebola response roadmap (10:00)

Prof. Benedetta Allegranzi, WHO Patient Safety, WHO, Geneva

2) Using the core components of infection control programmes during the Ebola outbreak

Dr. Sergei Eremin, medical officer, WHO, Geneva (10:25)

3) Main lessons from Médecins-Sans-Frontières (MSF) engagement (10:50)

Hugues Robert, Médecins-Sans-Frontières (Doctors without Borders), MSF Switzerland

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