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Infectious Diseases Special Interest Group (SIG)
Thursday 12th March 2020 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
The next Infectious Diseases Special Interest Group (SIG) will take place on Thursday 12 March in Leicester. The theme for this SIG is ‘Infection control of biofilms: new perspectives on tackling a persistent problem’.
The event will include presentations on:
– Communicating with biofilms to improve removal
– Biofilm and its effect on Vascular Access Devices
– Commercialisation of an anti-biofilm polymer coating
– Novel approaches to probing the microniches of biofilms and develop enhanced antimicrobial strategies
This free to attend event is held as part of the SoLSTICE programme – a project part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund, click here to be re-directed to further information about the project. This event is classed as State Aid to participating businesses, the value of which is £380, but is delivered completely free of charge to participants.
How to find Winstanley House, Leicester:
Access to Winstanley House is through a public park, please enter via Hinckley Road – if using a Sat Nav use the postcode LE3 1HX. Parking is available on site and free of charge to delegates. To view a map on the venue’s website, please click here. The nearest train station is Leicester train station, which is 4 miles from the venue.