Overcoming Hurdles in Handwashing: A Clinician’s Perspective on Driving Change in Healthcare

In support of Global Handwashing Day on October 15th, you are invited to a special WASH in Healthcare Facilities Webinar entitled: "Overcoming Hurdles in Handwashing: A Clinician’s Perspective on Driving Change in Healthcare".  This webinar will take place on  Wednesday, October 24th at 9:00am EST.    Click hereto see the event in your time zone.  
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After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about how to join the webinar. 

If this is your first time attending this webinar series, we suggest viewing a short online presentation prior to joining, which provides a brief introduction to WASH in Healthcare Facilities; this presentation can be viewed here.

Please visit WinHCFaction.org for recordings of previous webinars from this series, as well as resources including full summaries of the webinars, recommended action steps, discussion points, and reference material.  The purpose of the WinHCFaction.org website is to archive all webinars of this series along with supplementary material, and make these resources continually available to WASH and heath sector professionals. 

Webinar Speaker
Nkwan Jacon Gobte (Chair-WASH Working Group @Infection Control African Network)

Jacob is the head of the training school for health personnel and supervisor of the infection prevention program for Cameroon Baptist Convention (CBC) Health Services.  He also chairs the WASH-working group of the Infection Prevention African Network (ICAN).  Through his work with ICAN, he has lead the development of advanced trainings for IPC in healthcare facilities, and brings a wealth of knowledge and field experience in IPC practice, especially healthcare worker hand hygiene.  He holds a Bachelor's in Nursing from University of Buea, and an MPH from Roehampton University.

Webinar Discussant

Dr. Khankryka Lim (WaterAid-Cambodia)


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