Director’s Council of Public Representatives (COPR)
NIH Public Bulletin – December 2011
Lecture on Infection Prevention: An Interdisciplinary Team Approach
When: January 17, 2012, 10:30–11:30 a.m.
Where: Lipsett Amphitheater, Clinical Center, NIH Campus, Bethesda, MD
Institute: National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR)
In January, NINR will present its second annual NINR Director's Lecture, "Infection Prevention: An Interdisciplinary Team Approach." The lecture will be given by Elaine Larson, a member of the National Advisory Council for Nursing Research, who will discuss her globally recognized research in infection prevention and control.
Dr. Larson is the associate dean for research and professor of pharmaceutical and therapeutic research at the Columbia University School of Nursing and a professor of epidemiology at the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health. She is a fellow in the Institute of Medicine and has published more than 250 journal articles, four books, and a number of book chapters in the areas of infection prevention, epidemiology, and clinical research.
The NINR Director's Lecture is designed to bring the nation's top nurse scientists to the NIH campus to share their work and interests with a trans-disciplinary audience.
For more information about the NINR Director's Lecture, please visit www.ninr.nih.gov/directorslecture. The event is free of charge and registration is not required.