Legionella Conference: Prevention of Disease and Injury From Waterborne Pathogens in Health Care, originally scheduled for August 19-21, will be rescheduled to January 20-22, 2021. The conference will be held at the same location, Sheraton Grand Hotel on the Chicago, IL, downtown river walk.
Co-hosts NSF Health Sciences and the National Environmental Health Association (NEHA) are rescheduling the conference because of public health and safety concerns due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Legionella Conference will bring together public health leaders, policy makers, regulators, researchers, infection prevention practitioners and water management systems experts to discuss preventing deadly waterborne disease outbreaks in hospitals and health care settings.
Pre-conference workshops will be held January 18-19 at the Sheraton Grand Hotel. Proposals continue to be accepted for expert speaker and poster presentations for the new conference dates. For conference details, please visit the website at www.legionellaconference.org or email [email protected].