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WEBINAR: How to be a Responsible Scientific Voice on Social Media

 

EVERY ATTENDEE MUST REGISTER INDIVIDUALLY. 

In the event that more than one participant is enrolled from one location, i.e. a group setting (several attendees in one room), the full title of the organization attending must be spelled out when that group is logging in to the webinar. 

All participants in an educational webinar must log into the webinar room with their full name.

CERTIFICATION POINTS

IPAC Canada Members can now receive an education credit towards their CIC® recertification by attending IPAC Canada educational webinars.

This is to comply with recertification requirements of the Certification Board of Infection Control (CBIC). CBIC has approved the use of a generic certificate of completion which will be available for download at the end of the webinar.

1 IPU per hour is approved for IPAC Canada webinars.

The Certificate will be available to all participants to download.

Date: Thursday, January 28, 2021
Time: 1030 PT, 1130 MT, 1230 CT/SK, 1330 ET, 1430 AT, 1500 NL
Duration: 1 hour

THIS WEBINAR IS FOR IPAC CANADA MEMBERS ONLY.

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Description

This Webinar will illustrate the utility of social media for professional individuals and organizations. We will discuss the “rules and etiquette” of appropriate use, and provide hints for maximum engagement and effective social media use. Participants will learn about the differences of the major social media platforms with respect to function and target audiences.

PRESENTER

Kelsey Houston

Kelsey Houston, MPH is an Infection Control Practitioner at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre in Toronto, Ontario Canada. She has experience with Outbreak Management and surveillance in the adult immunocompromised setting, and has served as the IPAC Canada Social Media Manager since August, 2019.