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Annual EFHSS Conference 2001

A cooperation of VSZ, CSC and ASTER on the occasion of the 15th anniversary of VSZ
5 November 2001 to 6 November 2001
Crowne Plaza Hotel, Bruges, Belgium


Conference Programme

Sunday, 4 November 2001
18.00 - 20.00Registration
Monday, 5 November 2001
9.00Opening of the Industrial Exhibition
9.00 - 10.00Registration and Welcome Coffee
10.00Opening of the Congress
Wim Renders, President of V.S.Z
10.10The View of the Belgian Authorities on Sterilization (NL)
Pharmacist Marianne Van Malderen, Pharmaceutical Inspection
 Moderator: Agnes Van Acker, Vice-president of CSC
10.25Safety or a False Sense of Safety (NL)
Ir Joost Van Doornmalen, KW2, Measurements, Inspections and Validations
11.10Internal Audit, Pros and Cons (NL)
Ir Patrick Corstiaans, Kerteza, Advice and Managament
12.00 - 14.00Lunch and Industrial Exhibition
 Moderator: Philip A. de Vries
14.00Re-use of Medical Devices (E)
Dr Markus Dettenkofer, Institut für Umweltmedizin und Krankenhaushygiene, Universitätsklinikum Freiburg
14.45Hygienic Measures in the Operating Room: Evidence-based or Tradition? (NL)
Thea Daha, president of WIP, University Medical Center Leiden
15.30Coffee break and Industrial Exhibition
16.15 - 17.00Examining Health Economics in Relation to the Medical Environment (E)
Pharmacist Frank Peys, Belgian Institute for Health Economics
18.30Nocturne in the Memling Museum
20.00Congress Dinner in the "Provinciaal Hof"
22.30Boattrip on the Canals of Bruges
Tuesday, 6 November 2001
9.00 - 9.30Registration and Industrial Exhibition
 Moderator: René Vis, President of CSC
9.30Welcome, René Vis
9.40Sterilization in Developing Countries (NL)
Jan Huys, Heart Consultancy
10.25Event-related Sterility Maintenance (E)
Dr Jay Sommers, Kimberly-Clark, Professional Health Care
11.10Coffee Break and Industrial Exhibition
11.50Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease, an Update (E)
Prof. Dr Patrick Cras, University Hospital Antwerp
12.40Lunch and Industrial Exhibition
 Moderator: Mary Deane, President of IASSM
14.30Externalisation of Sterilization: Costs and Benefits (E)
Mr Monie, Air Liquide
15.15Cleaning Process and Methods in Washer Disinfectors (E)
Dr Jürgen Staffeldt, Chemische Fabrik Dr Weigert
16.15Closing remarks

(E) = presentations in ENGLISH
(NL) = presentations in DUTCH