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Decontamination and Sterilisation

The CSSD Conference is designed to equip delegates with the knowledge of the standards, complexities and challenges associated with the CSSD function and the comprehensive skills required to deliver a high standard of care.

Decontamination & Sterilisation (CSSD)

Conference Overview

The Decontamination and Sterilisation (CSSD) Conference  aims to deliver comprehensive working skills which are required to deliver a high standard of care for patients and the healthcare community.

The esteemed faculty comprising of local and international speakers will explore and share unique insights on the latest developments surrounding the issue of sterilisation in healthcare facilities. All taking place live and in-person, we are excited to offer this conference as a must attend for those in the field.

Key Areas

  • The impact of climate change on antimicrobial resistance: we need to be more aware of the future of healthcare, and challenge ourselves to be more sustainable
  • Emergence of viral outbreaks and pandemics: with COVID-19 almost behind us, what is the future of pandemics and what have we learned?
  • Healthcare Associated Infection (HAI) prevention moves beyond COVID-19 pandemic: let’s go back to our bread and butter, HAIs are still prevalent in a healthcare setting, so how can we prevent these?
  • Update on surveillance on HAI and data handling: exploring how the use of data can reduce HAIs
  • Updates on COVID Vaccination: Is an annual shot needed or not, how will the vaccination continue to evolve? 

Scientific Chairs

Jason Unger
Director Anaesthesia Institute & Surgical Services,
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, UAE