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APIC

APIC

(Advanced Programmable Interrupt Controller) A circuit that handles the priority of interrupts in a computer. Designed to support symmetric multiprocessing (SMP), the APIC handles more interrupts and is more flexible than the programmable interrupt controller (PIC), which it replaced. See PIC and OpenPIC.
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The Association of Schools of Public Health (ASPH), the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) and the Federation of American Scientists (FAS) have committed their support to BioSecurity 2003 by encouraging their memberships to register in the conference to stay up-to-date with the latest information and data available in the field of biosecurity and first response.
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In 1994, the name was changed to the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology, to acknowledge the organization's expansion into the study of non-infectious adverse outcomes and healthcare's growing movement into settings besides hospitals.
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in cooperation with the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC), were honored at an awards luncheon on Monday, May 20.

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