The Global Struggle to Save Antibiotic Therapy: How to Become a Resistance Fighter

Date: 
Apr 23, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: 
700-828 W. 10 Ave., VGH Research Pavilion
Presenter: 
David Patrick
Details: 

OBJECTIVES:

  1. To understand the epidemiology of antibiotic resistance and why it poses an existential threat to health care system sustainability.
  2. To discuss general interventions required to meet the threat, with examples of Canadian innovation in the area.
  3. To discuss the imperative for global engagement on the issue.