Professional Affairs is the core support provided by BIA to training and practice in infection related disciplines.
BIA Clinical Services, Manpower & Training, Clinical Excellence Committees
The BIA have a variety of committees and working groups that look at professional affairs in the field of infection, including clinical services in infectious diseases (ID) and microbiology & medical virology (MMV), manpower and training in infection disciplines. In addition BIA members are on the advisory committee to the National Clinical Awards run sponsored by the Department of Health to recognise excellence in clinical practice.
Clinical Services Committee - Infectious Diseases (CSC ID) » Clinical Services Committee - Microbiology & Medical Virology (CSC MMV) »
Manpower Committee » Advisory Committee for the Clinical Excellence Awards (ACCEA) »
Representatives and Working Groups
To progress and develop professional practice in infection related disciplines and produce guidelines on professional practice, the BIA have a number of working groups developing salient professional practice guidines, as well as having representatives on other infection related committees and advisory bodies.
Jobs in Infection
From time to time the BIA are asked to advertise jobs in infection related disciplines that might be of interest to BIA members. These can be found on our jobs page.