BSAC Spring Conference 2019:

Global views, local problems: Innovative solutions to AMR and infection challenges

21 – 22 March 2019, International Convention Centre, Birmingham, UK

Parallel session one ‘New initiatives to support AMR innovation’ co-developed by GARDP and CARB-X

  1. Public health driven R&D of antibiotics for priority drug resistant infections
    • Dr Seamus O’Brien, R&D Director, Global Antibiotic R&D Partnership (GARDP)
  2. CARB-X: Building A Portfolio of New Antibiotics, Vaccines & Diagnostics with Open Science
    • Dr Richard Lawson, Director of the CARB-X Program Management Office
  3. Swab and send – discovering new antimicrobials from natural products
    • Dr Adam Roberts, Senior lecturer, Liverpool School of tropical Medicine