Pediatric Grand Rounds

The Department of Pediatrics

Grand Rounds

July 9, 2015
Billings Auditorium - P117


Save Lives, Sanitize: Hand Hygiene Improvement at the University of Chicago Medicine


Allison Bartlett, MD, MS

Assistant Professor, Section of Infectious Diseases

Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago

Quality Chief, Department of Pediatrics

Associate Medical Director, Antimicrobial Stewardship Program

Associate Medical Director, Infection Control Program

Program Director, Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program



  • Understand the evidence that improved hand hygiene can reduce healthcare-associated infections.
  • Identify the steps of creating the habit of good hand hygiene.
  • Recognize that hand hygiene improvement is a key component of providing high reliability health care.


Presented by

The Department of Pediatrics

1 CME Credit Offered