Tuesday, 21 October 2014

Cleanroom Clothing Practices in the Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Sector


Pharmig presents:
Cleanroom Clothing Practices in the Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Sector
Tuesday 28th October 2014
Best Western Plus Windmill Village Hotel, Golf & Spa, Coventry

09.00 – 09.30                       Registration with tea/coffee
09.30 – 09.45                       Chairs introduction
                               
                Dr. Tim Sandle – BPL and Pharmig Committee Member

09.45 – 10.30                       Microbiological regulatory aspects of garments and gloves
                                                Speaker: Greg Cochran – Micronclean

10.30 – 11.15                       Microbiological risk to cleanrooms and disinfection
-          Cleanrooms
-          Contamination and contamination sources
-          Selecting detergents and disinfectants
                                                Speaker: Dr. Tim Sandle – BPL & Pharmig Committee Member

11.15 – 11.45                       Morning break with tea/coffee

11.45 – 12.30                       Cleanroom garments for effective ongoing contamination control
                                                -      Personnel contamination and Regulatory Authority requirements
-          Requirements for effective cleanroom garments and assessment for garment lifetime
-          Gowning procedures and validation
-          Garments and cleanroom energy considerations
                                                Speaker: Tim Eaton – AstraZeneca

12.30 – 13.30                       Lunch

13.30 – 14.15                       Gloves and standards
-          What are the ideal properties of gloves for aseptic properties
-          Weaknesses of gloves
-          Use of gloves in isolators
-          Comparisons between American and European standards
-          Chemical and microbiological testing
-          Cytotoxic testing
-          Practical approach to gloves and standards
                Speaker: Mark Oldcorne – Wrexham Maelor Hospital

14.15 – 15.00                       Validation and Application of Hand Hygiene Products
                Speaker: Laura Guardi – ECOLAB

15.00 – 15.20                       Afternoon break with tea/coffee

15.20 – 16.00                       Q&A with the Expert Speaker Panel & Conducting a Cleanroom Clothing Survey
                                               
This session will be dedicated to delegates where they can ask speakers additional                                                                                questions relating to Cleanroom Clothing issues.                                          
                                                We also ask that within this session you kindly take the time to complete a questionnaire                                                    on Cleanroom Clothing –the aim of which is to look to produce a ‘Best Practice and Issues                                                   around Cleanroom Clothing in the Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Sectors’ as an article                                                                     and/ or publication

16.00 – 16.15                       Chair’s closing remarks

For details contact Pharmig

Posted by Tim Sandle