Seminar | Drug-resistant bacterial infections in Southeast Asia: problems and possible solutions

Co-hosted between the AMR Centre and CMMID     Details Speaker: Ben Cooper, Mahidol Oxford Research Unit Date: 23 January 2018 Time: 12:45 – 14:00 Venue: Jerry Morris B, Tavistock Place Watch live or later Use this link to watch the seminar live, or watch afterwards. Ben Cooper Ben has been working as part of the mathematical and economic […]

Parliamentary Event | The Global Superbug Crisis

All are welcome to attend this parliamentary event at Portcullis House, Westminster. Featuring Dame Sally Davies, Lord Jim O’Neill, Dr Thomas Van Boeckel, Dr James Tibenderana and Dr Clare Chandler, this event will discuss the emerging global crisis of antimicrobial resistance.

Seminar | ‘Pull’ incentives: How should we value and contract for new antibiotics?

Summary The importance of “pull” incentives to ensure that new antibiotics are available to help fight anti-microbial resistance (AMR): how should we value and contract for new antibiotics? Antibiotic resistance is increasingly rapidly and new antibiotics are urgently needed. Health Technology Assessment (HTA) and payer bodies need to be ready to respond appropriately to new […]

Seminar | Candida auris – the national and international update on a global emerging pathogen

Details Speaker: Colin Brown Date: 6 February Venue: LG81, Keppel Street Time: 12:45 – 14:00 Watch now or watch later Use this link to watch the seminar live, or watch a recording afterwards (for LSHTM staff and students only)  

Seminar | Which government policies actually reduce human antimicrobial use?

Summary As governments face domestic and international pressure to tackle antimicrobial resistance (AMR), policy strategies such as regulating antimicrobial sales and restricting use of last-resort drugs have become key strategies to reduce antimicrobial use. To inform future action, governments should have access to synthesized data on the effectiveness of large-scale AMR interventions. We have conducted […]

ITD seminar | Acinetobacter and AMR

Details Speaker: Dr David Wareham, Queen Mary University of London Hosted by Dr Richard Stabler Date: Thursday 1 March 2018 Time: 12:45 pm Venue: Manson Lecture Theatre, Keppel Street

Other upcoming seminars | Subject to change

March Speaker: Neil Woodford, Public Health England Date: 6 March 2018 Time: 12:45 – 14:00 Venue: Jerry Morris B, Tavistock Place