Bridging the Gaps: Systems-level approaches to antimicrobial resistance
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Antimicrobial Resistance Conference

Thursday 7th (09:00) - Friday 8th September 2017 (17:00)
Please email, call 0115 74 86317 or tweet @bridgingthegaps.

On the 7th and 8th September join us for the final event of the antimicrobial resistance programme Bridging the Gaps. This two day event starts with registration from 9am on Thursday 7 September, includes a networking reception event on the Thursday evening, and concludes  on Friday 8 September before 5pm. The conference will be located in and around room A14, in the Pope Building on the University Park campus.

There will be presentations and panel discussions from:

- Dr Paul Cook (Head of Microbiological Risk Assessment, Food Standards Agency)
- Dr Timo Smieszek (Senior Health Economist / Senior Mathematical Modeller, Public Health England)
- Lillian Greenwood MP
- Michael Seals MBE (Chair, The Animal Health and Welfare Board for England [AHWBE])
- Dr Matthew Jenner (Post-doctoral Research Fellow working in TB developments, University of Warwick)
- Dr Timothy Sloan (Clinical Microbiologist, Nottingham University Hospitals)
- Professor Richard James (Emeritus Professor of Microbiology, The University of Nottingham)
- Aimee Murray (University of Exeter, representing Dr Will Gaze’s team)

Plus presentations from Bridging the Gaps funded cross-disciplinary teams and posters covering topics including:
- Point of care diagnostics and antibiotic reduction in humans and other animals
- Biofilm formation and prevention
- Novel antibiotics
- Bacteriophage
- Transmission and reduction of AMR in the environment

University of Nottingham staff can register for the event at Interested colleagues from other institutions are most welcome so if you have a visitor with you please do bring them along. 

External attendees can register at

Bridging the Gaps: Antimicrobial Resistance

School of Mathematical Science
The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0) 115 748 6317