Coronavirus (824) Upcoming Webinar: AMR threat during COVID-19 response ­ taking action on antimicrobial stewardship

14 July, 2020

(forwarded from AMR-NAP forum)

Date: 22 July 2020

Time: 10:00 (EST) / 16:00 (CEST)

To register: https://who.webex.com/who/onstage/g.php?MTID=ec8336049bd421d70b4707f3611...

Agenda:

•Introduction and scope of the meeeting: Dr Pilar Ramon-Pardo, WHO PAHO

•From antibioticc use to antimicrobial stewardship programmes: the experience of St. Lucia: Dr Gemma Chery, Ministry of Health, St Lucia

•HAMU/PPS as the first step for designing antimiicrobial stewardship programmes: the experience of Haiti: Dr Lucien Mentor, Ministry of Health, Haiti

•New WHO interim guidance on clinical management of COVID-19: Dr Ingrid Smith, WHO HQ

•Antimicrobial stewardship as parrt of health systems strengthening- global perspective: Dr Sarah Paulin, WHO HQ

•Q&A: Dr Eldonna Boison, WHO PPAHO

The webinar will be moderated by Dr Eldonna Boison, WHO PAHO

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