Our aim is to promote safety in patient care delivery , occupational  and public health through the practice of infection control policies and procedures.

OUR OBJECTIVES:

  • Serve as an umbrella body for all infection control units at Federal, State and Community levels in the country.
  • Advocate and promote infection control programmes at all levels in healthcare facilities.
  • Promote public and institutional awareness of infection control
  • Formulate guidelines on infection control in healthcare practice in Nigeria.
  • Advocate and promote education, training and research in the field of infection prevention and control
  • Advocate and promote the inclusion of infection control practices into College of medicines/medical school curricula.
  • To advocate and promote the setting up of a reference laboratory for specialized diagnosis of infectious diseases.
  • To promote the setting up and training of infection control teams capable of responding rapidly and effectively to epidemics in the country.
  • To disseminate information on the proper use, storage and disposal of bio hazardous materials.
  • Source funds from donors, (Local and International) for carrying out any of all the association’s objectives and programmes.
  • To publish regular scientific information on infection prevention and control.

 

Executive committee

Prof. Sade Ogunsola
CHAIRMAN

Dr. Oyin Oduyebo
TREASURER

Dr. Ken Iregbu
SECRETARY

Prof. Bola Olayinka
PUBLICITY

Mr. Lekan Folarin
ADMIN CONTACT

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