We're a leading organization associated with decontamination and sterilization

The Irish Association of Sterile Services Managers was established in 1989 and changed its name to Irish Decontamination Institute in January 2011.

Our aim is to ensure its members are up to date with developments in sterile services and to network this information to hospital sterile service departments throughout Ireland.

We're a leading organization associated with decontamination and sterilization

The Irish Association of Sterile Services Managers was established in 1989 and changed its name to Irish Decontamination Institute in January 2011.

Our aim is to ensure its members are up to date with developments in sterile services and to network this information to hospital sterile service departments throughout Ireland.

ABOUT OUR ORGANISATION

WE'RE MORE THAT JUST COMMUNITY OF SPECILISITS..

The IDI has been acknowledged nationally and internationally as a leading organization associated with decontamination and sterilization.

Nationally, the IDI continues to promote education in decontamination and sterilization through its involvement with the Institute of Technology, Tallaght course set up in 2000. Internationally, in 2002 the IDI was given the honour of hosting the EFHSS Conference 2002 which was attended by over 300 delegates world wide, and proved to be a great success.

Many local and international speakers are now world experts in decontamination and sterilization.

Tracey Scott
IDI Chairperson

MEMBERSHIP

IDI STUDY DAYS AND CONFERENCES

Study days are open to IDI members only. Network with other professionals in our industry and attend seminars and workshops sponsored by industry leading companies and speakers.

Conferences are typically held over a 2-day weekend with a hall crammed full stands hosting industry specialists and companies offering the latest information and products concerning decontamination. Non-members may also attend our conferences.

Whats New

02 March 2024

IDI Study Day 2nd March 2024


Aishling Hotel Dublin

10 - 13 Parkgate St, Stoneybatter, Dublin 8, Eircode: D08 P38N

IDI Study Day

Come Join Us

Come join the IDI for a Study Day, sponsored by Trinity Medical. Please see the attached flyer for more information on the days event. Registration is now open (click here to register) . Flyer

21 March 2024

8th Annual MarketsandMarkets Infection Control, Sterilization & Decon Conference


London

London

8th Annual

Infection Control, Sterilization & Decontamination Conference

We are thrilled to announce the much-anticipated 8th Annual MarketsandMarkets Infection Control, Sterilization & Decontamination Conference, set to unfold its dynamic discussions and insights on the 21st and 22nd of March 2024 in London, UK.

 

As a premier gathering in the field, this conference brings together thought leaders, industry experts, and professionals from around the globe to explore the latest advancements, challenges, and innovations in infection control, sterilization, and decontamination practices.

For sponsors, speakers, and attendees alike, this event presents a unique platform to delve into unparalleled networking opportunities, forging connections with key decision-makers, industry pioneers, and potential collaborators. Sponsors have the chance to showcase their products and services to a targeted and engaged audience, elevating their brand presence, and fostering strategic partnerships.

 

To seize this exclusive opportunity and secure a 30% discount as a sponsor partner for the upcoming 8th Annual MarketsandMarkets Infection Control, Sterilization & Decontamination Conference, kindly click here. Use the code ICSD30 during the registration process.

 

Meanwhile, speakers can share their expertise, contributing to the collective knowledge base and positioning themselves as thought leaders in the ever-evolving landscape of infection control. As an attendee, you'll gain invaluable insights, stay abreast of cutting-edge developments, and participate in interactive sessions that promise to shape the future of infection control practices.

 

Join us for two days of enriching discussions, collaboration, and knowledge exchange that will undoubtedly leave a lasting impact on the infection control and sterilization community.

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IDI MEETINGS & CONFERENCES

WHAT TO EXPECT

  • Ordinary meetings are held at approximately two monthly intervals.
  • All ordinary meetings are held on Thursdays between 11.00am and 1.00pm usually in conjunction with an Educational Forum in the afternoon. These meetings are open to full members only. Associate members may attend the Forums and other prearranged meetings.
  • The dates for these meetings are decided in advance at each A.G.M.
  • The A.G.M. takes place in Jan/Feb and members are notified well in advance of date, time and venue.
  • Our conference is held every year. Dates and locations may change each year. There is an attendance fee for this event. Non-members may also attend.
  • A full study day, aimed at technician/operative grade is held each year. There will be a nominal fee to cover expenses. Associate members and non-members may attend the study day.
  • There is a separate study day/s for Managers held annually. Only members in supervisory/management positions may attend. An attendance fee will apply.

IDI CONSITUTION

MEMBERS REGULATIONS

In joining Irish Decontamination Institute, members undertake to abide by its constitution, regulations and general guidelines.

The committee of the Irish Decontamination Institute has formulated a code of professional ethics detailed below, which is binding on all members.

IDI GUIDELINES

The following document provides general IDI guidelines for membership applications, IDI meetings, funding for educational purposes:

IDI FUNDING

The following document outlines the criteria for seeking funding from the IDI and explains who is eligible for funding:

Please use the following form to apply for funding by the IDI if you are eligible for funding (see above):

Meet the IDI Committee

Tracey Scott
Chairperson

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Suzanne Hannon
Vice Chair

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Tony Mc Loughlin
Treasurer

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Andrew Smith
Secretary

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Andrew Carson
IDI Industry Representative

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Become a member

Join our unique group to keep up to date with the latest industry news, get access to our brilliant study days and various events throughout the year.

Automatic sign up via our website is coming soon, in the meantime, please use the contact form at the bottom of this page to request membership.

€30 PER YEAR