Linda Homan is the Senior Manager of Clinical Affairs for Ecolab Healthcare. In that role, Linda focuses on the development of clinical and educational solutions, applied clinical research and incorporation of clinical best practices in all healthcare offerings. She is a member of, and serves as Ecolab Healthcare Division liaison to APIC (Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology), SHEA (Society for Healthcare Epidemiologists of America), AORN (Association for PeriOperative Registered Nurses) and AHE (Association for the Healthcare Environment) and the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy (CIDRAP). Linda currently serves as Industry Liaison on the board of AHE. Linda is registered nurse, is board certified in infection control and has been active in the field of infection prevention and control for over 25 years. She has held leadership positions in APIC, including President and Vice President of the Minnesota chapter and board member of the National APIC Research Council (formerly the APIC Research Foundation). Linda has participated in the development of infection control and environmental hygiene guidelines for the state of Minnesota and AHE and has often presented on topics related to infection prevention and control at regional and national APIC, AORN and AHE meetings.