Workshop on “Stronger Bacteria. Weaker Antimicrobial. 1000000 deaths in EU by 2050. An Urgent Strong Antimicrobial Action Plan”

27-10-2017

This reports summarises four presentations by experts and discussion which took place at the workshop “Stronger Bacteria. Weaker Antimicrobial. 1000000 deaths in EU by 2050. "An Urgent Strong Antimicrobial Action Plan"”. Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is a complex issue of global concern. With the aim of discussing the main challenges related to this topic and the recently published “A European One Health Action Plan against Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR)”, the workshop was hosted by Ms Soledad CABEZÓN RUIZ (MEP) and Mr Alojz PETERLE (MEP) Co-chairs of the Health Working Group within the ENVI Committee.

This reports summarises four presentations by experts and discussion which took place at the workshop “Stronger Bacteria. Weaker Antimicrobial. 1000000 deaths in EU by 2050. "An Urgent Strong Antimicrobial Action Plan"”. Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is a complex issue of global concern. With the aim of discussing the main challenges related to this topic and the recently published “A European One Health Action Plan against Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR)”, the workshop was hosted by Ms Soledad CABEZÓN RUIZ (MEP) and Mr Alojz PETERLE (MEP) Co-chairs of the Health Working Group within the ENVI Committee.