Leadership in Building Design & Engineering Approaches to Airborne Infection Control – A Short Course 16 – 21 September 2014, Mumbai, India

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Venue: West End Hotel, 45, New Marine Lines, Mumbai

Course Faculty will be derived from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, USA, Harvard School of Public Health, USA, University College of London, UK and TB IC experts from India. The Course is being organized in collaboration with the TNMC (Nair) Medical College, MCGM, Foundation for Medical Research, EPIC Solutions and local government institutions in Mumbai and will comprise of hands on experience in Healthcare facilities managing TB and MDR TB.

Course Content
# Natural, Mechanical and Mixed ventilation
# Healthcare facility design and renovation
# Ultra Violet Germicidal Irradiation (UVGI)
#Administrative controls and
# Personal Respiratory protection

Who should participate
# Engineers
# Architects
# Government / Corporate / NGO Administrators (healthcare facility design/renovation)
# Academicians
# Infection Control focal points
# Microbiologists

Course Faculty
• Dr. Edward Nardell, Harvard School of Public Health, USA
• Dr. Paul Jensen, CDC, Atlanta, USA
• Mr. Garry Blackwelder, CDC, Atlanta, USA
• Dr. Hector Altamirano, University College of London
• Dr. Dyson Peter Misquitta, TB IC Specialist, India
• Dr. Mayank Ghedia, Laboratory Consultant, CTD-WHO, India
• Other core faculty from India
Application: Please send in the following at the earliest:
• Motivational Letter (approx. 200 words) on intent of participation and future plans
• Brief profile (100 -150 words)
• Complete and latest Curriculum Vitae (CV)
• Letter of support (financial, etc) from employer [optional but recommended]

Tution Fees#
Participants from Last date: 1st Sept. 2014
Public Sector INR 10000
Private Sector INR 25000
International Participants (LMIC*) USD 1500
International Participants (HIC*) USD 2100
#Taxes extra (12.36%) * for criteria refer to this link:

Scholarships are available for participants from India. Please mention is you would like to be considered for the same.

All other expenses related to accommodation, other meals, travel and other costs are to be borne by the participant. We would help facilitate accommodation and travel based on request (cost to be borne by participant)

Payment Information:
Please apply, and inquire for payment information.

Final Agenda will be shared shortly.

Dr. Dyson Peter Misquitta
Cell: +91 8806634136