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2024 Collaboration Conferences

28th IFHE (International Federation of Healthcare Engineering) International Conference hosted by SAFHE (South African Federation of Healthcare Engineering)
15 – 17 October 2024 – Cape Town, South Africa
https://sbs.co.za/ifhe2024/

8th ICAN Congress 2021

Over the years, ICAN has grown to become THE voice of IPC in Africa and is recognised by goverments across the world as well as the WHO.

The ICAN biennial Congress provides a platform throughout Africa for sharing knowledge, experience and best practices in Infection Prevention and Control with the goal of ensuring access to safe and quality healthcare across the continent.

With Covid-19 still a very real threat in Africa, this year’s congress will be taking place online from 23 – 25 November 2021.

The virtual congress is aimed at nurses, doctors, students and other healthcare practitioners with an interest in Infection Prevention and Control including, but not limited to:

  • Senior hospital management, nursing managers, senior nursing and medical staff.
  • IPC specialists and medical laboratory scientists.
  • Technical managers, hospital engineers and maintenance personnel.
  • Health services and facilities planners, administrators and managers.
  • Infrastructure equipment suppliers and specialists.
  • Clinical engineering practitioners and technicians.
  • Medical equipment suppliers and specialists.
  • Information technology and communications specialists.
  • Security, environment and waste management suppliers and specialists.

Gold winners received: $ 700 each category.

Silver winners received: $500 each category.

Bronze winners received: $300 each category.

We had 10 scholarships from ICAN to abstract presenters.

Click here to view the pdf.

Gold winners received: $ 700 each category.

Silver winners received: $500 each category.

Bronze winners received: $300 each category.

We had 10 scholarships from ICAN to abstract presenters. Click here to view the pdf. 

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Collaboration Conferences

Our smaller ICAN conference alternative years.

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