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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...

It helps manage your stress response, which can greatly improve the functioning of your digestion system. As you probably know,… Read more »

WHO Hand Hygiene day, Tuesday 5 May 2015

2015 is the 10th anniversary of the WHO Clean Care is Safe Care program and WHO would like your help… Read more »


The National Outcomes Registry (NORS) will provide the most comprehensive picture of OPAT service provision in the UK. NORS correlates… Read more »

UK SMI update: Reissed and Withdrawn documents

Please note that the following SMIs have been REISSUED SMI B 9: Investigation of throat related specimens SMI B 25:… Read more »

Learned Societies Partnership hosting research networking workshops

Antimicrobial resistance: environments,evolution and transmission Networking workshops for researchers London (25 June 2015) Dundee (3 July 2015) Nottingham (7 July… Read more »

NICE Quality Standards Advisory Committee 1/2/3/4

Wednesday 20 May 2015 The public registration facility to observe the committee meeting for COPD is now open on the NICE website.  If… Read more »

NICE Accreditation Advisory Committee 14 May 2015

The registration facility for the NICE Accreditation Advisory Committee meeting to be held on Thursday 14 May 2015 is now… Read more »

NICE recruiting for committees on HIV testing and Workplace health

NICE are looking for topic experts to join their Public Health Advisory Committees to develop guidelines on HIV testing and… Read more »

BSAC audited accounts & AGM 2015 agenda

The audited accounts and trustees report for the period ending 30 September 2014, which are submitted to the AGM, are… Read more »

New microbiology-focused grants available from the UK research council...

Two funding calls that are of relevance to microbiologists have recently been announced by the BBSRC and the MRC. Applications… Read more »