NI AMR Network
We are moving to a new website: www.amrnetwork.org
HSCNI World Antibiotic Awareness Week Symposium
'Reducing Antibiotic Use through Behavioural Science'. Monday 13th November 2017, 10am, Antrim Civic Centre. Programme
NI AMR Network features in the August edition of Safefood's The
Our Spring Newsletter is available to download.
Thanks to all at Public Health Agency (PHA), great discussion at the Health Protection AMR Symposium on 13th March 2017.
Find out more about the NI AMR Network in our latest brochure.
Tamar Ghosh describes the Longitude Prize April 2015
Mini-symposium “AMR in the Environment”, 21st June 2017, 14:00, NIBEC, Ulster University.
"Technologies & Treatments to Reduce AMR by 50%" workshop, 17th May 2017, 14:00, InvestNI HQ, Bedford Square. Programme.
We hope you enjoyed Science and Stormont Focus on AMR, held on 10th October 2016.
June 2016 Workshop
March 2016 - Expert Lecture
Report from our joint event with the Royal Society of Biology and Norbrook Laboratories "AMR and the Environment" by Dr Fiona Walsh, NUIM.
"Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) threatens the effective prevention and treatment of an ever-increasing range of infections caused by bacteria, parasites, viruses and fungi." - World Health Organisation
In simple terms drug resistance is impacting healthcare, food supply chains and animal health. Global challenges include;
Locally we recognise the challenges this presents and are keen to explore innovation to address this local and global challenge. To do this we are forming a challenge cluster which brings together skills and capabilities from across Academia, Industry, Health, Veterinary, Food and Agriculture.