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New WHO AMR Surveillance and Quality Assessment Collaborating Centres ...

In mid-December 2016 the World Health Organization (WHO) established an Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Surveillance and Quality Assessment Collaborating Centres Network… Read more »

VACANCY: BSAC Senior Policy and Public Affairs Officer

BSAC is seeking to appoint an experienced Senior Policy and Public Affairs Officer to directly support and work alongside Senior Officers… Read more »

Nominations sought: BSAC Council

NOW CLOSED Vice President – President-elect Nominations invited.  Election by closed ballot of BSAC Council The British Society for Antimicrobial… Read more »

BSAC & Mediaplanet Launch Antibiotic Resistance Campaign in The G...

We recently partnered with Mediaplanet on the 2016 Antibiotic Resistance campaign featured in the Guardian newspaper and online. at Read… Read more »

Thank you Antibiotics! Recognising the value of antibiotics

Antibiotic resistance is a difficult story to tell. It does not have the same ‘public face’ that other campaigns have,… Read more »

Patient stories – the effects of antibiotic resistance

The following talking head films are based on true stories and show the devastation and impact that antibiotic resistance has…. Read more »

BSAC acts to support World Antibiotic Awareness Week 2016

Welcome to World Antibiotic Awareness Week 2016! BSAC is delighted to be involved in the promotion and delivery of the… Read more »

AHRC & RCUK Announce Funding Call: AMR in the Built & Indoor...

The Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC), working with Research Councils UK (RCUK) partners, is leading on a funding call under… Read more »

Innovate UK Offers up to £4 Million Funding Prize for Capital Investm...

Open to any UK organisation, Innovate UK are delivering a competition on behalf of the Department of Health to invest up… Read more »

World war on superbugs can only be won by a UN-led global effort

“Antibiotic resistance is now such a big threat that only a global campaign akin to that on HIV can tackle… Read more »

Special Issue of the WHO Global Action Plan on AMR Newsletter Followin...

Following the high-level meeting on antimicrobial resistance that was held in New York at the 71st General Assembly of the United Nations… Read more »

BSAC Response to UN Declaration on Drug Resistant Infections

BSAC applauds and welcomes signing, by all 193 countries of the United Nations, of a landmark declaration to rid the… Read more »