Authors & Editors

The APIC Text Online is the result of over 180 Authors, Editors and Reviewers. Each chapter in the Text identifies the lead authors associated with that content. The primary editors include:


Clinical Editor

Patti Grota, PhD, RN, CNS-M-S, CIC
Assistant Professor
Schreiner University
Kerrville, TX

Section Editors

Vicki Allen, MSN, RN, CIC
Infection Control Manager
CaroMont Health
Gastonia, NC

Kelley M. Boston, MPH, CIC
Director of Accreditation and Regulatory Compliance
Regional Director San Antonio
Infection Prevention & Management Associates, Inc.
San Antonio, TX

Amelia C. Bumsted, BA, BS, RN, CRRN, CIC
Infection Control Coordinator
Wheaton Franciscan Health System
Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital
Wheaton, IL

Laurie J. Conway RN, MPhil, CIC
Columbia University School of Nursing
New York, NY

Lynn Slonim Fine PhD, MPH, CIC
Infection Prevention Program
University of Rochester Medical Center
Rochester, NY

Christopher E. Florez, MPH, CIC
Program Director, EPIC Course
383rd Training Squadron
Joint Base Fort Sam Houston, TX

Heather M. Gilmartin, NP, CIC
Adjunct Faculty
University of Colorado, College of Nursing
Aurora, CO

Beth Ann Kavanagh, MT(ASCP), MS, MBA, CIC
Director, Infection Control and Prevention
University Health System
San Antonio, TX

Rebecca Larson, MPH
Eagle County Public Health & Environment
Eagle, CO

Jeanette Lepinski, MSN, RN, CIC
Director of Infection Prevention and Control
Sinai Health System
Chicago, IL

Shilla Patel, OD, CIC
Infection Preventionist III
Infection Prevention/Clinical Epidemiology Department
UC San Diego Health System
La Jolla, CA

Monika Pogorzelska-Maziarz, PhD, MPH
Associate Research Scientist
Columbia University School of Nursing
New York, NY