Keith St. John joins PDI with a background in clinical microbiology, medical technology, and infectious diseases. For decades, he worked as an Infection Preventionist (IP) and most recently as a Clinical Epidemiologist and IP. Keith has worked in a variety of healthcare settings, including adult, pediatrics, and industry, and holds a certification in Infection control (CIC) and medical technology (ASCP).
Debra Hagberg joins PDI with a background in medical technology, microbiology and infectious diseases. She began her career as a microbiologist, before transitioning into her role as an Infection Preventionist and then to a Director of IP/Quality. Deb has worked in a variety of healthcare settings, including ambulatory, acute rehabilitation, and industry, and holds a certification in infection control (CIC) and medical technology (ASCP).
On June 18, 2012, Rockland County officials formally recognized PDI’s Be The Difference® Day in honor of the company’s 35-year history of social and economic impact on the local community. This year, PDI celebrated the day by partnering with People to People to help raise food donations. In addition, safety and health venues provided education and tools to PDI’s employees!
We asked Matt Gattuso, our new President of PDI Infection Prevention, a few questions about his background as well as his thoughts on the healthcare industry. Read what he had to say:
Tell us a little bit about your background.