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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 »

Making a song and dance about AMR

BSAC and Charades Theatre in collaboration with the University of Dundee are delighted to present The Mould that Changed the… Read more »

BSAC welcomes results of pathfinding inquiry but calls for further fun...

The British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (BSAC) supports the recommendations of the DRIVE-AB report, ‘Revitalizing the antibiotic pipeline’, which concludes… Read more »

Celebrating World Antibiotic Awareness Week 2017

World Antibiotic Awareness Week, 13-19 November, offers an outstanding opportunity for communities across the globe from all sectors – health,… Read more »

Call for Nominations to Serve on the BSAC Grants Committee

The BSAC is seeking nominations for individuals to serve on its Grants Committee. If you are interested in being considered… Read more »

Keep Antibiotics Working Campaign

English Surveillance Programme for Antimicrobial Utilisation and Resistance Report and Keep Antibiotics Working Campaign The fourth annual report of the… Read more »

Nominations sought: BSAC Council

Honorary Treasurer Nominations invited.  Election by closed ballot of BSAC Council Nominees must have been members of the Society for… Read more »

BSAC repeats call for paradigm shift in drug development following ala...

The British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (BSAC) is reaffirming the need for a paradigm shift in the way that we… Read more »

BSAC appoints new Director of Antibiotic Action

The British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr Nicholas Brown as Director of Antibiotic… Read more »


The British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (BSAC) has given its full support to the Royal Pharmaceutical Society’s (RPS) policy report… Read more »

BSAC responds to BMJ article ‘The antibiotic course has had its day’

BSAC has noted with interest publication in the BMJ of the opinion piece by Llewellyn et al on need to… Read more »