The AMS in specialist settings workshop is delivered by the NHMRC Centres of Research Excellence REDUCE and NCAS.

Key topics include

  • AMS and infections in cancer
  • Antifungal stewardship
  • AMS in the ICU
  • Antibiotic dosing for challenging patient groups

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About National Antimicrobial Resistance Forum 2-3 November 2017

The National AMR Forum  Brisbane Friday 3 November, 2017.

The AMR Forum will be preceeded by free workshops on Thursday 2 November. Please register your interest for the workshops further down the page.  

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The Forum will be held at the Pharmacy Australia Centre of Excellence (PACE) L4, 20 Cornwall St Woolloongabba, QLD.

Keynote speakers: 

Alison Holmes - Professor of Infectious Diseases at Imperial College and the Director of Infection Prevention and Control (DIPC) and Associate Medical Director for Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

Anton Peleg - Professor of Infectious Diseases and Microbiology; Director, Department of Infectious Diseases The Alfred Hospital and Monash University, Melbourne

The scientific meeting is a collaboration between Queensland Statewide Antimicrobial Stewardship Program, CRE REDUCE, the UQ's Institute for Molecular Bioscience, the National Centre for Antimicrobial Stewardship (NCAS) based at the Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity and Queensland University of Technology.

This forum will bring together groups from varying scientific disciplines, including medicine, veterinary science, nursing, the pharmaceutical and agricultural industry, reflecting the ambitions to respond to the challenges of AMR with a unified One Health approach.


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