WHO Bulletin: Comparison of national antimicrobial treatment guidelines, African Union (3) WHO webinar: Antimicrobial Consumption & Use - Data for Action, 7 February 2022

17 January, 2022

Forwarded from the AMR National Action Plans group


'As part of the WHO Global Webinar Series to support implementation of national action plans on antimicrobial resistance (AMR), we are pleased to announce the following webinar:

Antimicrobial Consumption & Use - Data for Action

Monday, 7 February 2022

Session 1: 10.00-11.30 CET

Session 2: 15.30-17.00 CET

Interpretation will be provided in French, Spanish, and Portuguese for both sessions 1 and 2.

Register for session 1 here: https://echo.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_9joReQXUSoCx5-EXyrzZgQ

Register for session 2 here: https://echo.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Hq1p0_IPS2Cwu0OJ3iGHVQ

Topics & Speakers:

• Opening remarks:

Dr Kitty Van Weezennbeek, Director, SPC Dept, WHO HQ AMR Division

• Antiimicrobial consumption and use ­ data for action:

Dr Arno Muller & Dr Verica Ivanovska, AMC/U Surveillance, WHO HQ

• Country experiences using AMC/U data for action:

Speakers TBC

A moderated Q&A will follow the presentations.

Moderation & closing remarks by: Professor Sabiha Essack, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Please note ­ to participate, youu must register by clicking on the link(s) above. We would be grateful if you could circulate through your networks.

Thank you


Neil Pakenham-Walsh, HIFA Coordinator, neil@hifa.org www.hifa.org