Date and Location of Conference
The 19th Annual Bi-State Infectious Disease Conference will be held at the Marriott St. Louis Airport on Friday, October 17th, 2014. This conference is jointly provided by St. Anthony’s Medical Center, Missouri and Illinois Public Health, and APIC-St. Louis Chapter 73.
The Bi-State Infectious Disease Conference was developed in 1995 as a collaborative effort of the local APIC Chapter 73, public health departments and school nurses in the Missouri and Illinois bi-state area.
The annual conference is designed to provide continuing education for health care professionals from Missouri and Illinois. It provides the most current information for disease intervention, detection, prevention, control and preparedness pertaining to infectious disease in order to provide optimal healthcare to our patients and to our community.
Designed for public health personnel, family physicians, generalists, hospitalists, infectious disease specialists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, infection preventionists, correctional nurses, school nurses and dental assistants.
This conference is designed to meet the challenging demands of disease prevention, control and preparedness in order to provide optimal health care to our patients and to our community. At the conclusion of this course, the participant should be able to:
Participants must attend the conference in its entirety to receive continuing education credits. St. Anthony's Medical Center (SAMC) is an approved provider of Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) by Missouri Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.