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WFHSS 2017

18th World Congress for Sterilization
WFHSS 2017 in Bonn, Germany - October 4 - October 7, 2017

The annual WFHSS congress will welcome more than 1,500 attendees from 40 nations all over the world. The scientific program focuses on the latest developments in sterilization sciences supporting the important role of medical device reprocessing in health care.

Getinge is proud to be one of the sponsors of WFHSS contributing each day to maximize patient safety in the hospital with our products.

Getinge clinical symposium

We are proud to support the scientific content of the WHFSS 2017 by sponsoring a clinical lunch symposium on Friday, October 6th. Our experts will give an insight into the latest technologies and strategies for reprocessing of surgical instruments. Learn how you can optimize the sterile workflow to maximize patient safety.

New technologies and lean strategies for reprocessing of surgical instruments

Date: Friday, October 6
Time: 12:30 to 14:00
Location: Room Bangkok 1-2

Sterilization of endoscopes and why we choose low-temperature reprocessing method
Albert Csapo, Vancouver, Canada

Improving the cleaning of surgical instruments – the importance of pre-treatment and performance qualification testing
Andrew Smith, Glasgow, United Kingdom

Assessment and application of lean strategies for material and data flow connected to the CSSD workflow
Camilla Lagerfors and Klas Rudbäck, Solna, Sweden

Download the symposium invitation