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‘Antibiotic Footprint’ campaign launched to acknowledge re...

‘Antibiotic Footprint’: A Statement from the British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy Antibiotic Footprint is a term used to describe how… Read more »

Laura Piddock awarded Garrod Medal

BSAC is delighted to announce the award of the 2019 Garrod Medal, the highest honour afforded by the Society, to… Read more »

Database launches in bid to develop new drugs in fight against antimic...

A new and first of its kind database has been launched listing compounds that could be used to develop new… Read more »

Health Select Committee publishes BSAC’s response to its inquiry...

The Health and Social Care Select Committee has published the British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy’s response to its inquiry on… Read more »

School musical to inspire battle on superbugs

University researchers are helping to create a schoolchildren’s musical about the challenge of ensuring antibiotics remain effective. The show, The… Read more »

Looking after your data – a message to our members and stakeholders

At BSAC we are committed to protecting your privacy. As you may have heard, on 25th May the data protection… Read more »

‘Antibiotic Resistance: What You Can Do to Prevent a Future Pand...

“One defining moment fundamentally changed the course of Dr Ravina Kullar’s personal and professional life. It was the pivotal moment… Read more »

McGill Summer Institute in Infectious Diseases and Global Health

The McGill Summer Institute features internationally known faculty, a focus on highly applicable new knowledge, and an opportunity to network… Read more »

Health professionals urged to complete short survey on antimicrobial s...

Practising health professionals interested in antimicrobial stewardship (AMS) education are invited to complete a short survey. It is hoped the results… Read more »

Professor Dilip Nathwani takes part in podcast to promote BSAC’s...

The Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy’s (CIDRAP) latest podcast sees Professor Dilip Nathwani, Vice President of the British Society… Read more »

BSAC’s Resistance Surveillance Committee: new Chair needed

BSAC is seeking a new Chair for its Resistance Surveillance Committee, following Professor Alasdair MacGowan’s decision to step down from… Read more »

Experts define global criteria for hospital programmes to tackle antim...

ESCMID press release (embargo: 00:01h CEST, 03 April 2018) Infection specialists at hospitals are introducing so-called antimicrobial stewardship (AMS) programmes… Read more »