Antimicrobial resistance conference on behalf of Bridging the Gaps, University of Nottingham
We are excited to announce that Bridging the Gaps, at University of Nottingham, have organised a free antimicrobial resistance conference. The conference will include an evening reception, and dinner will be provided.
Registration required (see below).
When: Thursday 7th to Friday 8th September 2017
Where: A14, Pope Building, University Park campus, The University of Nottingham.
There will be presentations from:
– Dr Paul Cook (Head of Microbiological Risk Assessment, Food Standards Agency)
– Dr Timo Smieszek (Senior Health Economist / Senior Mathematical Modeller, Public Health England)
– Lillian Greenwood MP
– Michael Seals MBE (Chair, The Animal Health and Welfare Board for England [AHWBE])
– Dr Matthew Jenner (Post-doctoral Research Fellow working in TB developments, University of Warwick)
– Dr Tim Sloan (Clinical Microbiologist, Nottingham University Hospitals)
– Professor Richard James (Emeritus Professor of Microbiology, The University of Nottingham)
– Aimee Murray (University of Exeter, representing Dr Will Gaze’s team)
Plus presentations from Bridging the Gaps funded cross-disciplinary teams covering topics including:
– Point of care diagnostics and antibiotic reduction in humans and other animals
– Biofilm formation and prevention
– Novel antibiotics
– Transmission and reduction of AMR in the environment