For the first time ever the world of Sterilization will travel to the land down under, because in 2016 Brisbane, Australia will host the annual Congress of the World Federation for Hospital Sterilization Sciences (WFHSS). The Federation of Sterilizing Research & Advisory Councils of Australia (FSRACA) wish to warmly and formally invite you to participate in the WFHSS 17th World Sterilization Congress in Brisbane from 26th to 29th October 2016.
The focus of this event is to ensure that prominent professionals and Trade partners from all continents have the opportunity to exchange their knowledge and expertise globally. This is a wonderful occasion to share knowledge and technology that leads to evidence-based best practice, standardization and innovation of key concepts. To exchange ideas and discuss issues and standards that effect our profession. In addition, we all have a common goal: the reprocessing of Reusable Medical Devices (RMD) is performed efficiently and with patient safety as our priority.
It is beneficial to network and learn from people just like yourself from around the world. You will find that wherever you are in the universe we all have similar issues, and you will learn strategies to those issues by attending and participating at the Congress in Brisbane, Australia in 2016.
Brisbane has been selected because of its spectacular location, weather, and friendly, warm culture. It is not far from the beautiful Gold Coast beaches, wildlife and theme parks, and the Great Barrier Reef. Just one hour by air travel to Sydney and Melbourne, and little further to Western Australia, South Australia, Northern Territory and Tasmania. Enjoy alfresco gourmet international cuisine or just cruising the Brisbane River. Whatever you like to enjoy you will find it in Brisbane, Australia.
FSRACA is excited and is looking forward to welcoming you at the WFHSS Congress in Brisbane 2016.
So please take this opportunity to see and experience our beautiful country.
President FSRACA and Committee members
WFHSS 2016 Local Organising Committee
Holy Spirit Northside Private Hospital
The Prince Charles Hospital
To download a copy of the preliminary program, please click here.
Please note that this program is subject to change and will be updated in the coming weeks.
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To register for the 17th Annual WFHSS World Sterilization Congress, please click here
To download a manual Registration Form for the WFHSS congress, please click here.
For information on VISA applications, please visit the VISA Applications page.
If you are a member of a WFHSS member society or organisation, you are entitled to the member registration rate.
When registering you will need to provide the name of your WFHSS-affiliated society or organisation in addition to your membership number.
Please refer to the WFHSS website for further information.
All amounts quoted are in Australian Dollars (AUD), and include a 10% Goods and Services Tax (GST).
Early-bird has been extended! Take advantage of this extended deadline and register now to receive the discounted registration rate.
Early Bird – Full Registration (By 20 August 2016)
Member $550 / Non-Member $660
Standard – Full Registration (By 19 September)
Member $660 / Non-Member $770
Late – Full Registration (After 19 September)
Member $800 / Non-Member $880
Member $300 / Non-Member $330
You will need to select the day that you will be attending the congress.
(Thursday 27 October / Friday 28 October / Saturday 29 October)
Delegate tickets to the Welcome Reception are included in the cost of full registration.
Additional tickets will be available for purchase.
Tickets to the Gala Dinner will also be available to purchase with your registration.
Más información en: http://wfhssbrisbane2016.com/