First National Students AMR Conference
18 November 2017, King's College London Strand
Introducing the UK’s first ever multidisciplinary student conference on Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR)! This is a rare and exciting opportunity for students and young professionals in all areas of healthcare to learn and participate in discussion about this serious global threat.
The conference aims to promote collaboration amongst all health-related fields through a One Health approach. All attendants can look forward to an engaging and interactive day. This event has been designed by students and for students, with talks and workshops delivered by key individuals in this field, in a very dynamic style.
This conference will enable you as healthcare professionals of today and tomorrow, to be equipped with an array of knowledge, interpersonal skills, and an insight into the front line in the battle against AMR.
All delegates will receive a certificate of attendance at the end of the conference.
Students and newly qualified health-professionals studying Nursing – Medicine – Pharmacy – Dentistry – Veterinary Medicine (and relevant related courses e.g. Diploma in Pharmacy Services Skills, Dental Technology qualifications etc) are invited
Presentations at the conference
Dr Susan Hopkins
Healthcare Epidemiologist Consultant in Infectious Diseases and Microbiology at Public Health England
Chair of the Overview Committee of the English Surveillance Programme for Antimicrobial Utilisation and Resistance (ESPAUR)
Professor Liz Sockett – Professor, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences, University of Nottingham
Dr Raheelah Ahmad & Esmita Charani, Imperial College London