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Medical Research Council – call for proposals for tackling antim...

The Medical Research Council have recently launched a call for proposals for tackling antimicrobial resistance (AMR) under the following themes:… Read more »

New UK Standards for Microbiology Investigations (SMIs) out for consul...

The following documents are now out for UK Standards for Microbiology Investigations (SMI) consultation: DEADLINE 30/06/2014 V 28 – Cytomegalovirus… Read more »

Breathing new life into pharma’s innovation engine: The rise o...

It has become common wisdom that pharmaceutical companies can no longer rely on their internal R&D departments to maintain the… Read more »

Longitude Prize 2014 – please vote antibiotics!

Horizon has launched the £10 million Longitude Prize 2014 – a prize developed by Nesta, with Technology Strategy Board as funding partner,… Read more »

BSAC / Industry Educational Collaborative – ECCMID Networking Event

  BSAC wishes to thank colleagues from industry for joining the Society reception hosted aboard the schooner Grand Karaya on… Read more »

High level press interest for BSAC response to WHO Global report

To view press coverage of BSAC’s response to the WHO Global report on Antimicrobial Resistance released on 30 April – Click… Read more »

BSAC responds to WHO Global Report on Antibiotic Resistance

The British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (BSAC) has today welcomed publication of the World Health Organisation (WHO) first report on… Read more »

MRSA Treatment Guidelines – invitation to participate in a short...

The International Society for Chemotherapy ‘s MRSA Working Group is inviting participation in a short online questionnaire to understand the clinical… Read more »

Prescribing measures, indicators and comparators

The HSCIC and NHS BSA are working to introduce new patient weightings to support national and local monitoring of prescribing…. Read more »

UK Antimicrobial Resistance Roundtable series – now open for reg...

UK Antimicrobial Resistance Roundtable Series Meeting the challenge of antimicrobial resistance: Working together across political, professional and public fronts  … Read more »

NICE consultation: Developing NICE guidelines – the manual

We are inviting comments and feedback from our membership on the new manual for developing NICE guidelines.  The guidelines manual… Read more »

NICE Quality Standards Process Guide Update

NICE have published an updated version of the quality standards process guide. This version has been amended slightly to reflect… Read more »