Maureen Spencer, MEd, RN, ERYT500
Maureen Spencer is an Infection Preventionist Consultant from the Boston area and provides consultative and educational services to 25 acute care facilities. She is a well-known international speaker and a presenter at APIC, AORN, SHEA and AAOS national conferences.
She was previously the Infection Control Manager at New England Baptist Hospital (NEBH) and was the Director of the Infection Control Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH). One of the original pioneers in the field of infection control, she was awarded the APIC Carole DeMille lectureship in 1990 for excellence in the field of infection control.
Maureen is also the Founder of Finding Inner Peace Yoga School. She is recognized as an Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher with the National Yoga Alliance and has completed yoga studies with the American Yoga College, International Yoga Studies, Integrative Yoga Therapy and Meridian Hatha Yoga Therapy.
Maureen started practicing yoga when she was 15. By the time she was 17 in nursing school, she started teaching her classmates yoga. It has been a passion of hers all her life. In 1996, she started the Finding Inner Peace Yoga Teacher Certification and has been training yoga teachers since then. She sees yoga as her calling in life and is committed to continuing the practice and training for other yoga enthusiasts. In 2011, she developed the Yoga School Kit to teach qualified yoga teachers how to set up an affiliate location.