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Nonmedical Uses of Antibiotics: Time to Restrict Their Use?

Antibiotic Action interns Richard Meek and Hrushi Vyas, along with Professor Laura Piddock, have today seen the outputs of their… Read more »

Launch of ARC – the Antimicrobial Resource Centre

The Antimicrobial Resource Centre (ARC) has been launched by the British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy.  ARC is an intelligent software… Read more »

Massive Open Online Course on Antimicrobial Stewardship now open!

We are delighted to announce the first run of the Massive Open Online Course on Antimicrobial Stewardship is now open. … Read more »

Future Science Group to Donate to Antibiotic Action for Every New Memb...

Future Science Group (FSG), a medical and scientific publisher, has announced plans to support Antibiotic Action. FSG will donate £1… Read more »

NICE Quality Standards Advisory Committee 4

Thursday 25 June 2015 The NICE public registration facility to observe the committee meeting for healthcare associated infections is now open… Read more »

WHO releases Global Action Plan on antimicrobial resistance, BSAC Comm...

The World Health Organisation has published its first Global Action Plan on Antimicrobial Resistance with an overall aim of ensuring… Read more »

Antimicrobial stewardship – changing risk-related behaviours in ...

The public registration facility to observe the committee meeting for Antimicrobial stewardship – changing risk-related behaviours in the general population… Read more »

NICE Committee member recruitment – Public health advisory committee...

NICE are recruiting core members for their public health advisory committees. They are currently looking to recruit individuals with expertise… Read more »

Prof Laura Piddock comments on O’Neill Commission Report

  Laura Piddock, Professor of microbiology, Deputy Director of the Institute of Microbiology and Infection, University of Birmingham, and Director… Read more »

Review on Antimicrobial Resistance, O’Neill Commission

Securing new drugs for future generations. The pipeline of antibiotics: The review on antimicrobial resistance chaired by Jim O’Neill. The Review… Read more »

NICE public registration facility to observe the committee meeting for...

The public registration facility to observe the committee meeting for pneumonia is now open on the NICE website. If you would like… Read more »

NICE Quality Standard Topic Engagement Exercise – Healthcare Ass...

The above topic engagement exercise has been issued by NICE for consultation and can be accessed through the link below:… Read more »