The call for abstracts at APIC 2018 is now open! Spread your knowledge about infection prevention and control and take advantage of extra benefits that come with being a conference speaker.

Position yourself as a leader in infection prevention, educate your peers, and contribute to the field by presenting at APIC 2018. Our conference features 90+ educational sessions presented by leading experts across multiple topic tracks.

The Call for Abstracts deadline has been extended to Wednesday, November 15, 2017.

Call for Abstracts

Have you conducted new research you would like to share with the infection prevention community? APIC wants to hear from you!

The APIC 2018 Annual Conference Committee invites attendees to present research papers and educational presentations of scientific quality in the areas of infection prevention and control, healthcare epidemiology and related fields. The call for abstracts opens August 31, 2017. The call for abstracts deadline has been extended to November 15, 2017.

Abstracts are peer-reviewed for quality of research, educational or scientific content, logical presentation, and impact on infection prevention, infection control and related fields. Accepted abstracts are scheduled as either poster or oral presentations.

Download and view the 2018 Call for Abstracts for details on submission requirements.

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APIC values our relationships with our vendor partners and supports submissions for abstracts as long as they uphold the guiding principles put forth by APIC. APIC will not endorse any commercial product or service.


Call for Speakers

The Call for Speakers closed on Monday, August 7.  Notification letters will be sent October 17-20, 2017.

The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology, Inc. (APIC) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC). One contact hour is defined as one hour of time spent in an educational experience.