Our Mission

The Infection Control Professionals of Southern New England (ICPSNE, Inc.) have incorporated in order to provide an organized forum for effective communication among Infection Control Professionals. The purpose of ICPSNE is to promote wellness and prevent illness within the community by advancing healthcare epidemiology through education, collaboration, and practice.

Our Vision

To be an expert influential voice for the prevention and control of infections and improved outcomes in Rhode Island and southern New England.

2022 Officers

Co-President

Deborah Quirk BS, RN, CIC
Kent Hospital Infection Preventionist
455 Tollgate Road Warwick, RI 02886
401.737.7010 x 35502
DQuirk@kentri.org

Co-President

Leslie Morrissey
East Side Laboratory
Infection Prevention and Control
10 Risho Ave, East Providence RI
401.455-8417
lmorrissey@esclab.com

Conference Planning Committee

Treasurer

Heidi Mikkelsen-McCabe, RN, BSN, CIC
Rhode Island Hospital
Infection Preventionist
593 Eddy Street
Providence, RI 02905
401.444.4773 x 4991
Heidi.McCabe@chartercare.org

Recording Secretary

Marla Goulart MSN, RN, CIC
Director of Infection Control/ Industrial Medicine/
Central Sterile Landmark Medical Center
115 Cass Avenue | Woonsocket, RI 02895
T 401-769-4100 ext. 2337
mgoulart@primehealthcare.com

Past Officers

Presidents

President Elect

Katie Galvin
MS, MLS (ASCP), CIC
System Manager Infection Control – Lifespan

Previous Presidents
Barbara Pashnik – Miriam Hospital
Kathleen O’Connell – Kent Hospital

2016-2017 Nancy Vallande
2017-2018 Linda Oliver and LeeAnn Quinn

2016-2017 Marlene Fishman
2015  Donna Sears
2013-2014  Ellen Ryan Gleason
2012-2013  Barbara Pashnik
2011-2012  Julie Jefferson
2010-2011  Janet Robinson
2009-2010  Kathy O’Connell
2009  Isabel Reis
2008  Marlene Fishman
2008  Lee Ann Quinn

Treasurers

2011-2013 Mary Ellen Casey
2009-2010 Nancy Vallande

Recording Secretaries

2018-2019 Leslie Morrissey
2016-2017 Deb Quirk
2014-2015 Nina O’Flaherty
2011-2013 Liz Martino
2008-2010 Linda Oliver

Corresponding Secretaries

2009-2012 Michelle Cahill
2008 Kathy O’Connell