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BSAC Chair in Public Engagement secures unprecedented press coverage o...

Professor Laura Piddock, Director of Antibiotic Action was invited to give comment and interviews on the need for the discovery… Read more »

Bang Goes the Theory – BBC primetime tackles fears about future ...

In response to recent fears about the future of antibiotics, the BBC Bang Goes The Theory team investigated germs and… Read more »

Bang Goes The Theory – BBC Prime time tackles fears about future...

In response to recent fears about the future of antibiotics, the BBC Bang Goes The Theory team investigated germs and… Read more »

Antimicrobial resistance poses ‘catastrophic threat’, says Chief M...

Antibiotic Action supports comments made by England’s  Chief Medical Officer, Professor Dame Sally Davies in the second volume of her… Read more »

Online dispensing of antibiotics threatens future of medicine – ...

BSAC Council has debated the potential harm that new initiatives aimed at widening access to medicines can cause.  The Society… Read more »

BBC Newsnight – Battling the Bacterial Threat to Modern Medicin...

BBC Newsnight tacked the issued of the bacterial threat to modern medicine – resistance and lack of new antibiotics.  In… Read more »

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Antibiotic Action joins coalition in writing to Financial Times on thr...

Professor Laura Piddock, BSAC Chair in Public Engagement and Director, Antibiotic Action coordinated and international coalition letter published in the Financial… Read more »

BSAC appoints first Chair in Public Engagement

BSAC is delighted to announce the appointment of Professor Laura Piddock as the first Chair in Public Engagement, commencing 1… Read more »

Report of The Urgent Need Initiative

The Urgent Need Initiative was established to address concerns surrounding the relentless rise in antibiotic resistance, occurring at a time when pharmaceutical… Read more »