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The role of new anti-infectives in tackling the AMR crisis and how to incorporate them into clinical practice

Developed by: A. Menarini Farmaceutica Internazionale SRL - a corporate member of the UKCPA

Date

20, May 2021

Location

Online, 7pm – 8pm

£ Prices

Members: Free
Non-Members: Free

RPS Accredited Training Provider
20
May

During this webinar we will review the current AMR Crisis from a UK perspective following the surge of inappropriate and overuse of antibiotics. We will also consider the WHO list of priority pathogens and how we can control and ensure the appropriate use of new antibiotics. Finally we will run through a real-world practical example of implementing a new antibiotic into guidelines and clinical practice.

This webinar has been designed for Antimicrobial Pharmacists and other relevant HCPs.

The aim of this webinar is to provide participants with the knowledge to optimally implement new antibiotics aligned to AMS as part of the solution to MDR.

Learning outcomes:

After this webinar, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss the AMR crisis from a UK perspective
  • Implement new antibiotics into practice

Speakers:
Dr Mariyam Mirfenderesky, Consultant in Medical Microbiology, Infectious Diseases and Antimicrobial Stewardship Lead, North Middlesex University Hospital
Mr Paul Wade, Consultant Pharmacist – Infectious Diseases, Guy’s & St. Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust and Clinical Senior Lecturer, King’s College London

Chairperson:
Mr Stephen Hughes, Consultant Antimicrobial Pharmacist, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

This educational webinar has been sponsored by A. Menarini Farmaceutica Internazionale SRL and is supported by the UK Clinical Pharmacy Association Ltd.

This webinar is intended for Health Care Professionals only.

Date of Preparation: May 2021
PP-VAB-UK-0190

Booking Information

To reserve a place on this webinar, please complete the online booking process here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-role-of-new-anti-infectives-in-tackling-the-amr-crisis-tickets-152662741369

Registration for this event will close at 3pm on the day.