Cancelled: Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance

6 October 2017 09:30-16:30, London, United Kingdom

RSC/BTS members £90 early-bird
Non-members £120 early-bird
RSC Student/RSC Retired £30 early-bird (retired members need to request a discount code in advance)

Preliminary programme:

Continuing education lecture – Pharmacology of antimicrobials and mechanisms of resistance.
Laura Bowater, University of East Anglia  

Why is antimicrobial resistance such an issue and what has led us to this point. 
Neil Woodford, Public Health England

What can be done to protect what is already in the medicines cabinet? 
Gavin Barlow, Castle Hill Hospital

Using the microbiome to treat resistance – is this a good way forward? 
Colin Hill, University College Cork, Ireland

Antimicrobials in the environment 
Andrew Singer, NERC Centre for Ecology & Hydrology 
What are the economic and regulatory challenges for pharmaceutical companies in developing new antimicrobials? Elias Mossialos, London School of Economics
Discovery, Biosynthesis and Bioengineering of Novel Antibiotics from Bacteria 
Dr Matthew Jenner, University of Warwick ​
The Royal Society of Chemistry

The Royal Society of Chemistry, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London, W1J 0BA, United Kingdom

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