Antimicrobial Stewardship for Africa

Oyinlola Oduyebo, BSAC

Learn how to tackle antimicrobial resistance in Africa

Communicable diseases remain to be a leading cause of death in African countries (WHO). This course will look at the threat of antimicrobial resistance in Africa and how best to tackle it.

You’ll explore the burden of antimicrobial resistance in Africa and the importance of microbiology investigations in antibiotic therapy.

You’ll learn about antibiotic misuse and overuse as a driver of antimicrobial resistance and how to develop antibiotic guidelines.

Finally, you’ll evaluate the strategies that have been implemented in African hospitals and make more effective use of antimicrobials.

This course is designed for healthcare professionals and policymakers involved in the prevention, treatment and management of infectious diseases.

Dates:
  • 26 April 2021
  • 22 February 2021
  • 21 December 2020
  • 19 October 2020
  • 17 August 2020
  • 15 June 2020
  • 13 April 2020
  • 27 January 2020
  • 11 November 2019
  • 26 August 2019
  • 10 June 2019
  • 11 March 2019
  • 7 January 2019
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  • Language: English Gb

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