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The rhetoric of resistance | Helen Lambert, ESRC AMR Champion

One Wednesday a landmark declaration agreeing to combat antimicrobial resistance has been signed by 193 countries at the United Nations General Assembly. The agreement follows a worldwide campaign led by Chief Medical Officer Professor Dame Sally Davies and Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt to highlight the threat posed to modern medicine by antimicrobial resistance (AMR). Continue reading […]

Funding Competition: Antimicrobial Resistance (Innovate UK + Department of Health)

Up to £4 million capital investment is available to enable research into antimicrobial resistance and advance the development of new products. https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/funding-competition-antimicrobial-resistance

Constructing AMR Workshop

    AMR Centre Director, Clare Chandler,  organised a ‘Constructing AMR’ workshop that took place on the 3rd August 2016. The workshop  brought together leading social scientists  to explore from different disciplinary perspectives how AMR is constructed, and what this means for how policy, science and practice are being made and remade. Topics included: the […]