• Education Resources

    Library of Past SIS Meeting Symposia

    2009 Virtual Symposium: Toward the path of least resistance

    2008 Clinical Symposium

    2006 Clinical Symposium: An Ounce of Prevention-Reducing Surgical Site Infections

    Surgical Infection Educational Resources on the Internet

    Quarterly Review of the Surgical Infection Literature - Aug 2016

    Quarterly Review of the Surgical Infection Literature - Feb 2016

    SIS-E Internet Course on Surgical Infections

    American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

    CDC education site

    CDC Healthcare Infection Control Practices Committee (HICPAC)

    Surviving Sepsis Campaign

    International Sepsis Forum (ISF) Website

    Surgical Site Infection Links

    CDC Guideline for Prevention of Surgical Site Infection 1999

    Medscape "Surgical Site Infection: Pathogenesis and Prevention", by Donald Fry

    Infection Control Today – "Fighting Surgical Site Infections"

    Surgical Care Improvement Project (SCIP)

    Healthcare-Associated Infections

    National Guidelines for Pneumonia by ATS and IDSA, 2005

    CDC 12 steps to Prevent Antimicrobial Resistance in Hospitalized Adults

    CDC Guideline for Hand Hygiene in Healthcare Settings, 2002

    Treatment of Hospital Infections, British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

    University of Pennsylvania Medical Center for Antimicrobial Therapy-Guidelines & Info

    CDC Guideline for the Prevention of Intravascular Catheter-related Infections, 2002/

    CDC Guideline for the Management of Intravascular Catheter-related infections, 2002


    IDSA Bioterrorism Information and Resources

    CDC Bioterrorism Webpage

    Healthcare Worker Safety

    CDC Guideline, Management of Occupational Exposures to Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, and HIV and Recommendations for Postexposure Prophylaxis, 2001

    CDC Guidelines for Infection Control in Health Care Personnel, 1998