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Celebrating World Antibiotic Awareness Week 2017

World Antibiotic Awareness Week, 13-19 November, offers an outstanding opportunity for communities across the globe from all sectors – health,… Read more »

Call for Nominations to Serve on the BSAC Grants Committee

The BSAC is seeking nominations for individuals to serve on its Grants Committee. If you are interested in being considered… Read more »

Keep Antibiotics Working Campaign

English Surveillance Programme for Antimicrobial Utilisation and Resistance Report and Keep Antibiotics Working Campaign The fourth annual report of the… Read more »

Nominations sought: BSAC Council

Honorary Treasurer Nominations invited.  Election by closed ballot of BSAC Council Nominees must have been members of the Society for… Read more »

BSAC repeats call for paradigm shift in drug development following ala...

The British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (BSAC) is reaffirming the need for a paradigm shift in the way that we… Read more »

BSAC appoints new Director of Antibiotic Action

The British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr Nicholas Brown as Director of Antibiotic… Read more »


The British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (BSAC) has given its full support to the Royal Pharmaceutical Society’s (RPS) policy report… Read more »

BSAC responds to BMJ article ‘The antibiotic course has had its day’

BSAC has noted with interest publication in the BMJ of the opinion piece by Llewellyn et al on need to… Read more »

Learned societies respond to BMJ article on antibiotic course duration

The Learned Society Partnership on Antimicrobial Resistance (LeSPAR) has noted with interest the publication of a BMJ article by Llewelyn… Read more »

BSAC Welcomes G20 Leaders’ Declaration on Combating AMR

The British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (BSAC) has welcomed the publication of the G20 Leaders’ Declaration, which followed high-level meetings… Read more »

‘Antibiotic shortage puts patients at risk, doctors fear’

Philip Howard, Vice President of the British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (BSAC), has talked to the national press about the… Read more »

The use of topical antibiotics: an invitation to complete a survey by ...

The British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (BSAC) and European Wound Management Association (EWMA) would like to invite you to participate… Read more »