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WHO Publishes Priority Pathogen List

The World Health Organization (WHO) has recently published their first ever Priority Pathogen List: a catalogue of 12 antibiotic-resistant families of bacteria… Read more »

BSAC Is Pleased to Support the Plea For Old Antibiotics

Antibiotic Action is delighted to support the plea to the World Health Organization (WHO) for conservation and access of old… Read more »

2nd UK-Russia Roundtable on AMR, 20-21 February 2017, Moscow

BSAC is delighted to participate in the 2nd UK-Russia Roundtable on Antimicrobial Resistance to be held in Moscow 201-21 February… Read more »

Exciting Job Opportunity at the University of Birmingham, UK

The University of Birmingham in the UK has posted two new job opportunities related to antibacterials/antibacterial drug discovery. The positions are… Read more »

Cochrane Press Release: Interventions to improve antibiotic prescribin...

The BSAC welcomes the publication of the Cochrane Review: Interventions to improve antibiotic prescribing practices for hospital inpatients from the… Read more »

Brainwaves on Antimicrobial Resistance

Brainwaves on Antimicrobial Resistance will be broadcast on BBC Radio Scotland on Tuesday 7 February at 1330hrs. You can listen online here:… Read more »

BSAC Supports New Guidelines for Changing Behaviours in General Popula...

BSAC is pleased to support the new National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) guidelines on antimicrobial stewardship: changing risk-related behaviours… Read more »

New WHO AMR Surveillance and Quality Assessment Collaborating Centres ...

In mid-December 2016 the World Health Organization (WHO) established an Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Surveillance and Quality Assessment Collaborating Centres Network… Read more »

VACANCY: BSAC Senior Policy and Public Affairs Officer

BSAC is seeking to appoint an experienced Senior Policy and Public Affairs Officer to directly support and work alongside Senior Officers… Read more »

BSAC & Mediaplanet Launch Antibiotic Resistance Campaign in The G...

We recently partnered with Mediaplanet on the 2016 Antibiotic Resistance campaign featured in the Guardian newspaper and online. at Read… Read more »

Thank you Antibiotics! Recognising the value of antibiotics

Antibiotic resistance is a difficult story to tell. It does not have the same ‘public face’ that other campaigns have,… Read more »

Patient accident stories

HEARTBROKEN relatives of a mother and daughter killed in a car crash while leaving parent-teacher interviews are facing a $50,000… Read more »