Infection Prevention Consultant
IPC Consulting Group LLC
Joan Hebden, MS, RN, CIC, FAPIC is the President of IPC Consulting Group LLC in Baltimore, Maryland serving as an independent consultant and research coordinator. Previously, she served as the Director of Infection Prevention and Control for 28 years at the University of Maryland Medical Center. Ms. Hebden has presented at national epidemiology conferences, participated in research regarding the transmission of multi-drug resistant bacteria, contributed chapters on infection control to nursing resource texts, and published in medical and infection control journals. She is certified in infection control through the Certification Board of Infection Control and Epidemiology, is an active member of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiologists of America (SHEA) and the Association for Professionals in Infection Control (APIC), serves as a section editor and reviewer for the American Journal of Infection Control and is a fellow of APIC. She was the recipient of the 2018 SHEA Advanced Practice IP award.
Friday, June 14
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM