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Ultraviolet Disinfection Technologies & Healthcare Associated Infections: Defining Standards and Metrology Needs: Workshop Follow Up

Wednesday, September 30, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM EDT

Registration: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_qn6vS9xVTIK_R-fftgimrw

Proposed Agenda

Welcome and Introductions

  • Dr. Norman Horn, Lead Chemical Engineer, Seal Shield, LLC
  • Dr. Michael Postek, Assistant Professor, Nanobiotechnology, Taneja College of Pharmacy, University of South Florida

Opening Remarks

  • Professor Ron Hofmann, President, IUVA; NSERC Associate Industrial Research Chair, Department of civil and Mineral Engineering, University of Toronto
  • Mr. Troy Cowan, Vision Based Consulting, LLC
  • Dr. Dianne Poster, Senior Advisor, Director’s Office, Material Measurement Laboratory, NIST

Summary

  • Dr. Richard Martinello, Associate Professor, Departments of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, Yale School of Medicine; Medical Director of Infection Prevention, Yale New Haven Hospital and the Yale New Haven Health System
  • Dr. Cameron Miller, Acting Deputy Division Chief, Sensor Science Division, Physical Measurement Laboratory, NIST

Industry & Federal Updates

  • Mr. Oliver Lawal, Immediate-past President, IUVA; President and CEO, AquiSense Technologies
  • Mr. Jeremy Starkweather, President and Co-Founder, UV-Concepts, Inc. 
  • Dr. Norman Horn, Lead Chemical Engineer, Seal Shield, LLC  
  • Dr. Ted Mao, Coordinator, IUVA COVID-19 Task Force; Vice President, IUVA; President, MW Technologies, Inc. 
  • Dr. Jomana Musmar, Designated Federal Officer, Presidential Advisory Council on Combating Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • Dr. Michael Bell, Designated Federal Officer, Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee; Deputy Director, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Q&A with the speakers

MENU Fact Sheet on UV Disinfection for COVID-19 IUVA COVID-19 FAQ Advice for the selection and operation of equipment for the UV disinfection of air and surfaces Discouraging the Use of UV Light on the Human Body UV Disinfection Technologies & HAI Webinar WHITE PAPERS UV 101: Overview of Ultraviolet Disinfection UV 101: Desinfección Ultravioleta, una perspectiva general SARS-CoV-2 UV Dose-Response Behavior Far UV-C in the 200 – 225 nm range, and its potential for disinfection applications PDF DOWNLOADS Fact Sheet with References 情况介绍,中文 Hoja de datos, idioma español ADDITIONAL RESOURCES EPA Regulations About UV Lights that Claim to Kill or Be Effective Against Viruses and Bacteria Aircraft Hygiene in the Covid and Post Covid Eras: Demands, Challenges, and Opportunities Ultraviolet Disinfection Technologies & Healthcare Associated Infections: Defining Standards and Metrology Needs: Workshop Follow Up Questions on the U.S. Regulatory Coverage of UV Devices in a Hospital Expert Perspectives on UV as a Tool for N95 Decontamination The IUVA’s COVID-19 Response
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Presentations, posters,and other information from the NIST/IUVA Supporting Global Action to Reduce the Transmission Of COVID-19 (CIE) FREE Update to CDC guidance on "Decontamination and Reuse of Filtering Facepiece Respirators" which highlights UV as a strong contender for disinfecting N95s. Disinfection of N95 Respirators: UV Light May Be Considered For Limited Reuse Situations IES Committee Report: Germicidal Ultraviolet (GUV) – Frequently Asked Questions
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