Creating and empowering the future of safe healthcare.

The SHEA Education & Research Foundation, formed in 2011, is dedicated to advancing the field of healthcare epidemiology, infection prevention and antimicrobial stewardship through education and research. The Foundation has three areas of focus:

  • Education and recognition of leaders in the field
  • Promotion of an international exchange of ideas
  • Fostering a strategic scientific research agenda

Mission

The SHEA Education & Research Foundation is dedicated to furthering the education and advancement of professionals in the field of healthcare epidemiology and infection prevention globally. It is a charitable education organization dedicated to strengthening the scholarship and expertise of emerging and current healthcare epidemiologists, including physicians, scientists, health care professionals, and promoting better understanding of infection prevention in the general public.

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