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LEGIONNAIRES’ DISEASE & OTHER WATERBORNE INFECTIONS: STRATEGIES TO REDUCE RISK - Houston

PRESENTER: Nalco Water

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Toyota Center - Houston, TX

This leadership conference is designed for senior level professionals specializing in Infection Prevention, Engineering or Risk Management.  Attendees will include college, university, hotel, commercial building and health care professionals. 

 

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EVENT DETAILS

Conference participants will get up-to-date information on:

  • Evidence-based, public health concerns associated with Legionnaires’ disease (LD) and waterborne healthcare-associated infections (wHAIs)

  • Role of biofilms as a source of pathogens in engineered water systems

  • CMS S&C 17-30 and ASHRAE 188, strategies to reduce infection risk and how to develop and implement a water safety plan

  • Legal risks associated with outbreaks of LD and wHAIs

  • Strategies on managing an outbreak crisis and protecting your brand image

  • Recent outbreaks of LD

  • The changing landscape: Regulations, policies and standards across the nation

  • Panel discussion – Ask the expert

  • Nursing Accreditation Board credits for Texas Attendees – Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 15770 for 3.0 Contact Hours

Presenters are well-respected professionals in their fields.  They include engineering and public health experts with Nalco Water, an Ecolab Company, as well as leading legal and crisis communications professionals: 

  • Nalco Water, Public Health, Water Safety and Engineering Professionals
    Houston, TX; Naperville, IL; St. Paul and Minneapolis, MN
  • Bob T. McNaney, Senior Vice President Crisis and Critical issues
    Padilla – a public relations, branding and crisis communications firm in Minneapolis
  • Kevin Mayer, Esq. Attorney-at-Law, Partner Crowell & Morning LLP, CA

 

 

Learn more about our Water Safety management and strategies by clicking the link below.

LOCATION DETAILS

Toyota Center
1510 Polk Street
Houston, Texas 77002