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NHS Scotland create first UK Infection Intelligence Platform

BSAC is pleased to welcome the creation of the first UK Infection Intelligence Platform (IIP)  by NHS Scotland, a new… Read more »

Professor Dilip Nathwani elected BSAC President-Elect

The British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (BSAC) is delighted to announce the election of Professor Dilip Nathwani as BSAC President-Elect… Read more »

Paediatric OPAT in the UK – good practice recommendations

Good practice recommendations for paediatric outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy (p-OPAT) in the UK: a consensus statement The above draft guidelines… Read more »

NCEPOD Sepsis Study: 6th – 20th May 2014

The National Confidential Enquiry into Patient Outcome and Death (NCEPOD) is an independent organisation that aims to review clinical practice… Read more »

ASM currently accepting nominations for its prestigious achievement aw...

ASM is currently accepting nominations for its prestigious achievement awards that will be presented at the 54th Interscience Conference on… Read more »

UK Standards for Microbiology Investigations (SMI) Publication of Quar...

The SMI Quarterly Report (Winter Update) January 2014, for UK Standards for Microbiology Investigations activities has been released and is… Read more »

Resistance surveillance programme, posters accepted for presentation a...

Congratulation to our Resistance Surveillance programme team. This is the twelfth consecutive year that the BSAC Resistance Surveillance Project has… Read more »

Consultations: UK Standards for Microbiology Investigations (SMI)

UK Standards for Microbiology Investigations (SMI) G 8 – Respiratory Viruses To view details of these consultations go to their consultation… Read more »

FIS 2013 Action on Infection – Podcasts now available

The podcasts from FIS 2013 Action on Infection are now available to download at the following link http://www.actiononinfection.com/  

DEADLINE EXTENSION ANNOUNCEMENT: Implantable Cardiac Electronic Device...

Guidelines for the diagnosis, prevention and management of Implantable Cardiac Electronic Device (ICED) infections – Deadline extension To ensure we… Read more »

JPIAMR: First transnational call OPEN and Strategic Research Agenda PU...

Monday January 27 features two major JPIAMR releases: JPIAMR first transnational call The InnovaResistance call is now open. It has… Read more »

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE EVIDENCE HEARING – ANTIMICROBIA...

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE Select Committee Announcement No. 57 (13-14): 23 January 2014 EVIDENCE HEARING – Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) Wednesday… Read more »