Members who represent us

The IPCNC committee want to thank members who have been working nationally and internationally and raising the profile of Infection Prevention and Control in New Zealand. These members are reporting back to the IPCNC committee.  The current activities are being reviewed and updated. 

LATEST NEWS

Should we be paying more attention to airborne transmission of COVID19

This week the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases published an open letter by 239 researchers from 32 countries, urging the WHO ... MORE

New Zealand continues to prevent transmisison of COVID-19 and keep everyone safe

Tuesday, 16 June 2020 - Yesterday the NZ Ministry of Health announced that it is now 24 days since the last new case of COVID-19 ... MORE

World Hand Hygiene Day

Tuesday, 5 May 2020 - Today is World Hand Hygiene Day. Hand hygiene remains the most important infection prevention and control measure to prevent transmission ... MORE

WHO declares the 2019-nCoV outbreak to be a public health emergency of international concern.

Thursday, 30 January 2020 - WHO declared the outbreak to be a public health emergency of international concern. The Emergency Committee has provided advice to WHO, ... MORE

New Coronavirus may be causing the pneumonia of unknown cause outbreak in China

Friday, 10 January 2020 - A cluster of more than 50 pneumonia cases in China's central Wuhan city may be due to a newly emerging ... MORE

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