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NSIC has been at the forefront of the infection prevention and control practices in Nigeria. Our members constantly make efforts to contribute towards Infection Control and Prevention in Nigeria.
In 2014 during the Ebola outbreak in Nigeria members of, NSIC was involved as Professors Folasade Ogunsola, Adebola Olayinka, Oyin Oduyebo to name a few were all members of the team that effectively contained the outbreak.
Lassa fever & CSM Outbreak
During the Lassa fever and CerebroSpinal Meningitis (CSM) outbreak response of 2017 some members of the association were and are currently involved in the recent outbreaks in the country.
In conjunction with the College of Medicine, University of Lagos (CMUL) and Infection Control African Network (ICAN), the society participated actively in the development of the CDC sponsored (Exxon Mobil funded) Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) curriculum that was launched on 10th March 2018 for training IPC practitioners in Nigeria