Educational Multimedia

Last updated Aug 8, 2022

Apps
Citizen science and online games
Digital video
External podcasts and webinars
Infographics and fact sheets
Online courses
Presentations and slide sets
Twitter chats
Workbooks and toolkits

Apps

CwPAMS App (Commonwealth Pharmacists Association) - The CwPAMS (Commonwealth Partnerships for Antimicrobial Stewardship) app was developed to support antimicrobial prescribing and stewardship activities conducted by health partnerships through the CwPAMS program in Ghana, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zambia by providing guidance, resources, and training documents.

Firstline—Clinical Decisions App (University of Calgary, Canadian Veterinary Medical Association, and the Stewardship of Antimicrobials by Veterinarians Initiative) - The Firstline app intends to optimize antibiotic use by offering point-of-care treatment recommendations for animal health conditions in a wide range of species, with a particular focus on rural mixed-practice veterinarians across Canada.

Citizen science and online games

AMR Playing Cards (University of Leeds Community Engagement for Anti-microbial Resistance) - Playing cards accompanied by a facilitator pack and resource pack provide information on microbes, antimicrobials, and antimicrobial resistance. The cards were developed as part of the “Tackling AMR in Schools (Nepal) project.

AMRSim (The Glasgow School of Art, the University of Surrey, and Fitzpatrick Referrals) - AMRSim is a training intervention designed to change perception of the risk of bacterial contamination and related behaviors. It comprises a digital tool, educational content, and an interactive mode of presentation and delivery. By “making the invisible, visible,” it seeks to reduce bacterial contamination in small animal veterinary practices, reduce reliance on antibiotics, and contribute to decreasing the risk of antimicrobial resistance.

Antibiotics: Handle with Care (World Health Organization, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, World Organisation for Animal Health) - “Antibiotics: Handle with Care” is an interactive experience and global forum for learning about and sharing activities related to appropriate antibiotic use.

Bash the Bug (John Radcliffe Hospital) - “Bash the Bug,” an online project led by the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford with funding from the Wellcome Trust and the Newton Fund, invites volunteers to aid in determining the effectiveness of antibiotics against more than 100,000 tuberculosis samples collected over 5 years.

bioMérieux Antimicrobial Stewardship Challenge (bioMérieux) - An online game modeled after an escape room asks participants to engage with a cross-disciplinary team of specialists on antimicrobial stewardship while building skills to solve diagnostic puzzles inspired by real clinical cases.

Bugs in Bangkok (Célia Souque, University of Oxford) - The aim of Bugs in Bangkok, based at the Mahidol-Oxford Research Unit in Thailand, is to develop and test an antimicrobial resistance board game tailored to a Thai audience.

e-Bug (Public Health England) - e-Bug’s aim is to educate children and young people across the globe, at junior and senior school level, about microbiology, hygiene and the spread, treatment and prevention of disease. e-Bug also aims to reinforce an awareness of the benefits of prudent antibiotic use and how inappropriate use can have an adverse effect on antibiotic resistance in the community. (Twitter: @eBug_UK)

No Antibiotics in Our Food (The ReAct Group) - “No Antibiotics in Our Food” is a game of slides and ladders that explores how antimicrobial resistance in food animal production can be reduced through various measures.

The Mould that Changed the World (British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy and Charades Musicals) - Alexander Fleming, through music and song, narrates the story of antibiotic discovery, antibiotic resistance, and the importance of ensuring access to antibiotics for now and the future.

“On Call: Antibiotics” (Imperial College London) - “On Call: Antibiotics” is an electronic prescribing game designed to support appropriate antibiotic use in acute care settings.

Simple Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Game (Students Against Superbugs Africa) - An online game uses Google Slides to raise awareness on antimicrobial resistance among secondary- and tertiary-level students in low- and middle-income countries.

Story Bug—Your Story of Antibiotic Resistance (University College London) - Story Bug calls for personal stories around antibiotics resistance to re-shape the way people value antibiotics.

Superbugs (Cardiff University School of Medicine, University of Bristol, and the British Society for Immunology) - Superbugs is an educational resource to increase awareness of the microbial world in, on and around us, which includes an interactive adventure, stories about scientific discoveries, coloring and home experiment worksheets, and more.

The Superbug Tour (European Consumer Organisation) - The Superbug Tour is an online educational campaign to raise awareness about agricultural antibiotic use and resistance in 13 European Union countries, beginning with Cyprus.

Superheroes Against Superbugs (Wellcome Trust and DBT India Alliance) - Superheroes Against Superbugs (SaS) is an initiative launched in 2018 with the aim to build a community dedicated to tackle the growing threat of antibiotic-resistant infections in India. SaS programs aim to engage with the general public to raise public awareness and improve public understanding of this global threat to build a society of smart antibiotic users.

Under the Weather (Ireland Health Service Executive) - An interactive tool helps patients understand when and why antibiotics are indicated for common illnesses.

 

Digital video

1 Big Question: What are we doing right in antimicrobial stewardship and where do the challenges remain? Presentations from host John Parkinson and guests Jacinda Abdul-Mutakabbir, PharmD, MPH, Jeffrey Rybak, PharmD, PhD, and Wendy Bullington, PharmD (Contagion)

AMR School Clubs Documentary (Roll Back Antimicrobial resistance Initiative): An RBA Initiative video demonstrates the effects of antimicrobial resistance education in Tanzanian schools.

Antibiotic Resistance (The Ohio State University) - In collaboration with The Ohio State University, Debra Goff, PharmD, made a short animated video demonstrating the mechanisms of antibiotic resistance and its relationship to inappropriate and excessive antibiotic use. The video offers viewers an array of activities people can do to become “antibiotic protectors.”

Antibiotic Resistance: A Global Health Crisis (The Global Hygiene Council)

Antibiotics and COVID-19 (World Health Organization) - In a “Science in 5” video, host Vismita Gupta Smith, MA, speaks with Hanan Balkhy, MD, about the role of antibiotic prescribing and resistance during the pandemic.

Antibiotic Stewardship in the Dental Office (Michigan Antibiotic Resistance Coalition) - A video on antibiotic stewardship in the dental office was specifically designed for upper-level dental students but is applicable to anyone in the dental field.

Antibiotic Stewardship Video Series (Minnesota One Health Antibiotic Stewardship Collaborative) - A series of videos hosted by Jon Hallberg, MD, provide a background on antibiotic resistance and stewardship for patients and providers. 

Antimicrobial Resistance|AMR—Self Medication with Antibiotics Could Kill You (MedTalks Uganda) - Musa Ssemanda, MPS, MBA, describes the association between inappropriate antimicrobial use and antimicrobial resistance, highlighting the risk of self-medication and fake or substandard medicines.

Antimicrobial Resistance and COVID-19: How Congress Can Address Converging Crises (Infectious Diseases Society of America, in partnership with BIO, the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, the Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy, the Partnership to Fight Infectious Disease, and the Pew Charitable Trusts)

Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Educational Video (Zoonotic and Emerging Diseases Group at the University of Liverpool and the International Livestock Research Institute) - The video was created primarily for an East African audience, and a Swahili version is also available.

Antimicrobial stewardship in acute and critical care during COVID-19 (Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics) - Jeroen Schouten, MD, PhD, discusses antimicrobial stewardship considerations in inpatient and intensive care settings during the pandemic.

As a virus ravages the world, antibiotic makers are in disarray (PBS NewsHour) - Correspondent Paul Solman features perspectives on the barriers faced by antibiotic developers, also highlighting the possible contributions of the COVID-19 pandemic on antimicrobial resistance rates and the antibiotic pipeline.

Ask the Stewie: Getting Nurses Involved in Stewardship Efforts: Presentations from Jennifer Blumenthal, MD, and Cheston Cunha, MD (Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America)

BSAC meets UNICEF: it’s time to protect our children against the biggest threat to their lives—superbugs (British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy) - Alexandre Costa, PhD, speaks about the particular threat posed to young children by drug-resistant infections, along with efforts undertaken by UNICEF to work with civil society organizations to prevent and manage antimicrobial resistance, antibiotic overuse during the pandemic, and service disruptions related to COVID-19.

BSAC meets WHO: Professor Hanan H. Balkhy answers questions on the GLASS Report 2020 (British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy) - Hanan Balkhy, MD, World Health Organization Assistant Director-General for Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) speaks about how global AMR data will be used and the possible impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on AMR rates.

Candida auris at the Intersection of the COVID-19 Pandemic: Presentations from Cesar A. Arias, MD, PhD, MSc, Sevtap Arikan-Akdagli, MD, Bhavarth Shukla, MD, MPH, and Dimitrios P. Kontoyiannis, MD, ScD, PhD (American Society for Microbiology)

CARB-X Antibiotic Development Bootcamp #1: Decisions, Decisions: What Makes a Good Hit? A Good Lead? Why Do You Write a TPP? How Do You Write a TPP? (CARB-X)

CARB-X Antibiotic Development Bootcamp #2: How Does a Molecule Become a Physical Medicine to be Given to a Human: the Importance of Chemistry, Manufacturing, and Controls (CARB-X)

CARB-X Antibiotic Development Bootcamp #3: Clinical Microbiology for a Development Program (CARB-X)

Children at Risk—The Threat of Antibiotic Resistance (ReAct)

Collaboration of pharmaceutical services in containing antimicrobial resistance (Pan American Health Organization)

Combating Antimicrobial Resistance and COVID-19: Wastewater Surveillance (US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

COVID-19 and Antimicrobial Resistance (Pan American Health Organization) - PAHO developed a short video on the connections between COVID-19, antibiotic use, and antimicrobial resistance.

Discover Antifungals—The New JPIAMR Research Frontier (Joint Programming Initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance)  - In a JPIAMR video, Anders Bjers speaks with Tom Harrison, MB BS, MD, MPH, about the importance of antifungal research.

Don’t Leave It Halfway (EU Joint Action on Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare-Associated Infections) - Four videos emphasize that everyone has a role to play in keeping antibiotics working.

Do we need a Netflix for antibiotics? Video written by Andrew Jack, MA (Financial Times)

The drug-resistant bacteria crisis no one’s talking about: Interview with David Kattenburg, PhD, Shira Doron, MD, and Tomislav Meštrović, MD, PhD (The Real News Network)

The End of Antibiotics? (NDR Televsion) - A documentary from Oda Lambrecht and Christian Baars on NDR Television’s “Panorama—die Reporter” explores failures of the market-based system in addressing antimicrobial resistance and the need for new antibiotics.

Establishing an Effective Antimicrobial Stewardship Program: Discussion with Donna Prosser, DNP, RN, and David Ha, PharmD (Patient Safety Movement)

EVS Heroes (The Partnership for Quality Care) - A short video depicts the role of hospital environmental service workers in preventing infections, with an emphasis on preventing the spread of Candida auris. The video is also available in Spanish.

Fighting Superbugs in India: A Short Film (The Longitude Prize and India’s Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council) - A 10-minute film follows stories from India where antibiotic resistance is growing rapidly and features interviews with doctors, patients, and researchers to highlight the urgency of the problem. Filmmakers also spoke with teams competing for the Longitude Prize to make rapid diagnostic tests that will hopefully help address the spread of superbugs in India and globally.

Five-Part Series on Antimicrobial Stewardship in Long-Term Care Facilities (Nebraska Medicine) - Brief educational videos introduce concepts related to stewardship, interventions appropriate for the long-term care setting, and microbiology considerations.

Genomics Lite: Antimicrobial Resistance in Focus: Presentation from Christine Boinett, PhD, MSc (Wellcome Connecting Science Public Engagement)

How can we solve the antibiotic resistance crisis? (TED-Ed) - In an animated video, Gerry Wright, PhD, illuminates aspects of antibiotic research and development that contribute to antimicrobial resistance, also describing changes to the antibiotic supply model that may help to ameliorate the problems.

The Impact of COVID-19 on Antimicrobial Resistance: Video with Samantha Henry and Karina Caetano, MRes (Science with Sam)

Know Something about Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR): The Antimicrobial Resistance Awareness Video Series (Students Against Superbugs Africa and Planet Wizard Africa - A video series educates the public, and especially young people, on antimicrobial resistance and antibiotic use and supply.

Lessons from the COVID-19 pandemic to help understand the silent pandemic of antibiotic resistance (ReAct) - In a brief video, Anthony D. So, MD, MPA, describes how lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic can inform a better understanding of antimicrobial resistance.

Lessons Learned from COVID-19 for the Post-Antibiotic Future (Global Strategy Lab) - Lindsay Wilson, MSc, provides insight into a recent commentary in Globalization and Health that examined lessons from the COVID-19 pandemic that can be applied in preparation for possible societal, economic, political changes wrought by rising antimicrobial resistance.

Let’s Use Antibiotics Appropriately (Global Alliance for Infections in Surgery)

‘I lost my son because of antibiotic resistance’ (BBC Ideas, Angel Sharp Media, and the Royal Society)

Malawi’s Antibiotics Crisis: Why the Drugs Don’t Work for Some (BBC)

Nurses Suspect Sepsis (The Sepsis Alliance) - Nurses Suspect Sepsis is a 20-minute video that educates nursing and medical staff about sepsis symptoms and stages, early warning signs, and interventions and therapies for treatment.

Out of Hospital Management of UTIs in Elderly Patients (Health Education England) - Surveillance shows that previous urinary tract (bladder) infections, urinary catheterisation, hospitalisation, being prescribed antibiotics in the previous month and old age are key risk factors for these infections in the out of hospital setting. This short film aims to support health and care workers looking after older adults with suspected urinary tract infections (UTIs) and introduces resources that can be used to diagnose, manage and prevent UTIs in the out of hospital setting

Partners in Kids’ Health: Antibiotic Resistance (Children’s of Alabama)

Penicillin Allergy Label Management: A Strategic Target for Antimicrobial Stewardship: Video with Ricardo Arbulu, MD (University of Pittsburgh Infectious Diseases)

Putting children first in the fight against antibiotic resistance (Global Antibiotic Research & Development Partnership)

Real Talk with Rachel: Conversations with Patient Advocates—Featuring Arjun Srinivasan (CDC): Video with Rachel Brummert, MS, and Arjun Srinivasan, MD (Fourth Cause, American Society for Pharmacovigilance)

Reducing antibiotic use in Bangladesh fish farming—securing our future through better practices (WorldFish)

Reducing Antibiotic Resistance: Critical Management Points (Virginia Fresh Produce Food Safety Team) - A series of ten videos examines strategies for reducing and preventing antimicrobial resistance in agricultural settings.

Revenge of the Bacteria: Why We’re Losing the War (New York Times)

Rise of the Resistance (Healthcare Associated Infection Group at the University of Leeds) - Jane Freeman, PhD, and Kerrie Davies, MSc—otherwise known as The Small Faeces—sing about antimicrobial resistance and healthcare science.

Stewards for the future to fight antimicrobial resistance: Dr. Benedict Sim (World Health Organization Regional Office for the Western Pacific) - Benedict Sim, MBBS, describes the Malaysian Antimicrobial Stewardship Programme.

Stewards for the Future to Fight Antimicrobial Resistance: Dr. Nguyen Kim Cuong (World Health Organization Regional Office for the Western Pacific)

Stop the spread of antimicrobial resistance! Asia-Pacific Regional Tripartite plus UNEP (The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, the World Organisation for Animal Health, the World Health Organization, and the United Nations Environment Programme)

Superbug Story: Diary of a Staph (Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics & Policy)

Superheroes against Superbugs YouTube Channel - Superheroes against Superbugs launched a YouTube channel, which includes videos showcasing how youth across India are spreading awareness about antibiotic abuse and resistant microbes.

The Ten Commandments of Antibiotic Stewards 2022 (Global Health TV and University of California, Irvine)

They may be present in your meat and eggs—Antibiotic residues (Some findings from Ghana) (Learn with Louisa)

US Presidential Advisory Council on Combating Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria (PACCARB) Virtual Public Meeting: Intersection of COVID-19 and AMR (US Department of Health and Human Services)

External podcasts and webinars

5 Ds of Antimicrobial Stewardship: Presentation from Muneeba Ahsan Sayeed, MBBS (Sindh Infectious Diseases Hospital Academics)

The ABCs of Antibiotic Stewardship: Presentation featuring Sarah Brinkman, MBA, MA
(Oklahoma Office of Rural Health)

The ABCs of Antibiotic Stewardship (Part 2): Presented by Sarah Brinkman, MBA, MA (Oklahoma Office of Rural Health)

Adapting the United States’ ASP Guidelines to Build an Economic Evaluation Framework for Chinese Hospitals: Presented by Cindy (Xin) Gao, PhD, Emily Yixi Chen, MSc, and Seema Haider, PhD (Leading Health Systems Network)

Addressing Antibiotic Use: Report Launch and Roundtables (Fresh Approaches to the Study of Antimicrobials in Society)

Addressing Antimicrobial Resistance in a COVID-19 Era: Discussion between Jenelle Krishnamoorthy, PhD, MS and Steve Morrison, PhD (Concordia Annual Summit)

Advancing Health: Antibiotic Stewardship for Acute Care Hospitals: Podcast with Arjun Srinivasan, MD (American Hospital Association)

AHRQ Safety Program for Improving Antibiotic Use in Ambulatory Care: Presentation by Jeffrey A. Linder, MD, MPH (US Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality)

AMR—The Clinical Microbiologist’s Impact: Podcast with host Teresa Schraeder, MD, and guests Sadia Shakoor, MBBS, and Basista Rijal, MBBS, PhD, DPA, MPhil (International Society for Infectious Diseases)

AMR and COVID-19: How can Europe incentivise R&D to protect our future? Webinar with Jacki Davis, Cristian-Silviu Buşoi, PhD, Christine Årdal, PhD, Jeremy Knox, MSc, Jenelle Krishnamoorthy, PhD, MS, and John Ryan (European Health Forum Gastein)

AMR beyond COVID-19: How can a ‘One Health’ approach lead to building back better? Presentations by Dame Sally Davies, MBChB, MSc, Petra Gastmeier, MD, Jyoti Joshi, MD, MSc, and Veronika von Messling, DVM, DrMedVet (London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine–Charité Global Health Lecture Series)

AMR & Diagnostic Frontiers: developing and increasing access to AMR diagnostics in low-and-middle-income countries (LMICs) (The Longitude Prize, FIND, and CARB-X)

AMR as a Global Security Threat: Destabilizing Food Systems and Healthy Communities: Moderation from Caitlin Welsh, MPA, and presentations from Rasmus Prehn, MSc, Rod Schoonover, PhD, and Junxia Song, PhD (Center for Strategic & International Studies)

AMR in the Light of COVID-19: Aiming in the dark: what happens when disease spreads without diagnosis: Presentations from Catharina Boehme, MD, Erin Jorgensen, PhD, Robin Patel, MD, and Amadou Alpha Sall, PhD, and moderation from Manica Balasegaram, BM BS, MSc (The Antimicrobial Resistance Fighter Coalition, the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy, the American Society for Microbiology, Wellcome, the Surveillance and Epidemiology of Drug-resistant Infections Consortium, and the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

AMR in the Light of COVID-19: The global movement of microorganisms: Tracking the spread of difficult-to-treat infections: Webinar with Dame Sally Davies, MBChB, MSc, Michael Osterholm, PhD, MPH, Hanan Balkhy, MD, John Nkengasong, PhD, and H. Rogier van Doorn, MD, PhD (Antimicrobial Resistance Fighter Coalition, Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy, American Society for Microbiology, Wellcome, Surveillance and Epidemiology of Drug-resistant Infections Consortium, and US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

AMR in the Light of COVID-19: Prevention is stronger than a cure: Presentations from Lindsay Denny, MPH, CIDRAP-ASP Advisory Committee member Marc Mendelson, MBBS, PhD, Ben Park, MD, and Padmini Srikantiah, MD, MPH, and moderation from Andrew Morris, MD, MS (The Antimicrobial Resistance Fighter Coalition, the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy, the American Society for Microbiology, Wellcome, the Surveillance and Epidemiology of Drug-resistant Infections Consortium, and the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

AMR in the Light of COVID-19: Responding to difficult-to-treat infections: Role and responsibilities of governments, researchers, industry and patients: Presentations from James Anderson, MBA, MA, Michael Craig, MPP, Nana Kuo, MSc, Mirfin Mpundu, BPharm, MPH, MBA, and Kathy Talkington, MPA, and moderation from Jeremy Knox, MSc (The Antimicrobial Resistance Fighter Coalition, the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy, the American Society for Microbiology, Wellcome, the Surveillance and Epidemiology of Drug-resistant Infections Consortium, and the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

AMR research in a post-pandemic world (Joint Programming Initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance)

The AMR Studio Episode 17: Kristina Osbjer & National Action Plans. A new rapid Antibiotic Susceptibility Testing. Antibiotic treatment & diabetes type I: Podcast with Kristina Osbjer, DVM, PhD, MSc (Uppsala Antibiotic Center

AMR and You: podcast with Juan Lubroth, DVM, PhD Juan Lubroth, DVM, PhD, MPhil, and Franz Waxenecker, with moderation from Ryan Hines, MS (Biomin Antibiotic Reduction Expert Series)

AMS in Africa: Podcast with host Harriet Adams and guests Guy Richards, MB BCh, PhD, Sarah Cavanagh, Pharm BSc, and Loice Achieng, MBChB, MMed (MSD’s The Steward Podcast)

AMS and Nursing Homes: How Nurses Can Make a Difference: Presentation by Rita Olans, RN, CPNP (Washington State Department of Health Education, Quality and Infection Prevention for Long Term Care Facilities)

Anne Kveim Lie & Antibiotic Futures; Antibiotic Stewardship in Humans and Animals (Uppsala Antibiotic Center)

An antibiotic expert on her body’s stinging betrayal by these drugs: Podcast with host Patrick Skerrett, MA, and guest Natalie Ma, PhD, MS (Stat First Opinion Podcast)

Antibiotic reduction experiences in the UK poultry industry: podcast with Daniel Parker, VetMB, with moderation from Ryan Hines, MS (Biomin Antibiotic Reduction Expert Series)

Antibiotic Resistance: A Growing Crisis—A Conversation with Dr. Maya Nadimpalli (Case Confirmed podcast) - Host Meera speaks with Maya Nadimpalli, PhD, MS, about the connections between animal agriculture and drug-resistant infections in human medicine.

Antibiotic resistance: people will die when antibiotics fail: Podcast with Matt Bawn, PhD, and host Peter Bickerton, PhD (The Earlham Institute)

Antibiotic Resistance, the UAC & World Antibiotic Awareness Week (Uppsala Antibiotic Center)

Antibiotics in the Environment: What Do We Know and What Is the Veterinary Role? Presentation by Irene Bueno-Padilla, DVM, PhD, MPH, and Joshua Burman (Minnesota Veterinary Medical Association and the Minnesota One Health Antibiotic Stewardship Collaborative)

Antibiotics in India: Podcast with Jonathan Sackier, MBChB, and Sumanth Gandra, MD, MPH (The EMG Health Podcast)

Antibiotics “Just-in-Case” (Debra Goff, PharmD, for TEDx Columbus 2016) - In a recorded presentation from TEDx Columbus 2016, Dr. Goff describes the risk of prescribing or obtaining antibiotics for unconfirmed infections or unnecessary prophylaxis.

An Antibiotics Primer: Podcast with hosts Matthew Watto, MD, and Paul Williams, MD, and guest Adi Shah, MBBS (The Curbsiders Internal Medicine podcast)

Antibiotics in Societies Online Panel Series: Antibiotics Beyond Health Facilities: Pharmaceuticals and Markets: Webinar with Helen Lambert, DPhil, Papreen Nahar, PhD, MA, MSc, Marco Haenssgen, DPhil, MPhil, Susan Nayiga, and Mark Davis, PhD (Fresh Approaches to the Study of Antimicrobials in Society Project at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine)

Antibiotics in Societies Online Panel Series: Antibiotics as Care: Health Facilities: Webinar with Clare Chandler, PhD, MSc, Esmita Charani, MPharm, PhD, MSc, Paula Saukko, PhD, MSc, Justin Dixon, PhD, MA, and Alex Broom, PhD (Fresh Approaches to the Study of Antimicrobials in Society Project at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine)

Antibiotic stewardship for the better health of our patients and communities: Podcast by Mark Briesacher, MD, Shannon Phillips, MD, Whitney Buckel, PharmD, and Eddie Stenehjem, MD (Intermountain Healthcare)

Antibiotic Stewardship: Getting Started: Presentation by Steve Tremain, MD (Montana Antimicrobial Stewardship Collaborative) [Presentation] [Slides]

Antibiotic Stewardship: Management of Asymptomatic Bacteriuria in Long Term Care: Podcast with Manisha Juthani, MD, Christopher Crnich, MD, PhD, and Cindy Prins, PhD, MPH (Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America)

Antibiotic Stewardship: A New Frontier for Emergency Department Quality Improvement: Presentations from Michael Pulia, MD, MS, Larissa May, MD, MS, MSPH, Rakesh Mistry, MD, MS, and Kabir Yadav, MDCM, MS, MSHS (Society for Academic Emergency Medicine)

Antibiotic Stewardship in New York: Podcast featuring Elizabeth Dufort, MD, and Daniel Pollock, MD (Healthcare Association of New York State) 

Antibiotic Stewardship in Nursing Homes: Podcast featuring Ghinwa Dumyati, MD, and Elizabeth Dodds Ashley, PharmD (Healthcare Association of New York State) 

Antibiotic Stewardship: Old Problem, New Issues, and Not Just About Antibiotic Resistance Anymore! Presentation by Joseph E. Dohar, MD, MS (PedsUniversity)

Antibiotic stewardship in perioperative care: Presented by Alison Holmes, MD, MPH (TopMedTalk podcast of a presentation streamed live from the 2018 Evidence Based Perioperative Medicine conference)

Antibiotic Stewardship and Prescribing in Equine Practice: Presentation by Laura Hardefeldt, BVMS, PhD, MPh (Minnesota Veterinary Medical Association and the Minnesota One Health Antibiotic Stewardship Collaborative)

Antibiotic Stewardship in Production Animal Medicine: Regulations and Practice: Presentation by Mike Apley, DVM, PhD (Minnesota Veterinary Medical Association and the Minnesota One Health Antibiotic Stewardship Collaborative)

Antibiotic Stewardship in a Rural Nursing Home: Presentation by Joe Boero, MD (Washington State Department of Health Education, Quality and Infection Prevention for Long Term Care Facilities)

Antimicrobial Resistance: CARB-X Partners Addressing a Global Health Threat: Presentations from Kevin Outterson, JD, Erin Duffy, PhD, Cameron Bess, Phd, Timothy Jinks, PhD, and Dennis Dixon, PhD, with moderation from Ghada Zoubiane, PhD, MSc (CARB-X)

Antimicrobial Resistance and Climate Change: Implications for Policy and Practice in LMICs: Presentations from Kimberly Flowers, Robert Skov, MD, Rod Schoonover, PhD, Tabitha Kimani, PhD, and Rasmus Prehn, MSc (Center for Strategic & International Studies)

Antimicrobial resistance in corneal infections: Podcast with Stephanie Watson, MBBS, PhD, and Maria Cabrera, MBBS, PhD, MIPH (Sydney Eye Podcast)

Antimicrobial Resistance: How It Fits in the COVID-19 Picture: Presentation from Flor Marie Immanuelle R. Pilapil-Amante, DVM, MSc (Philippine One Health University Network)

Antimicrobial Resistance: How to Solve the Issue of Shortages of Existing Antibiotics and Protect the Environment from Discharges: Webinar with Peter Beyer, JD, PhD, Dame Sally Davies, MBChB, MSc, Céline Pulcini, MD, PhD, Joakim Larsson, PhD, and Steve Brooks (World Health Summit)

Antimicrobial resistance—how to stop a quiet pandemic: Podcast with host Robin Pomeroy and guests Christopher Murray, MD, DPhil, and Dame Sally Davies, MBChB, MSc (Radio Davos, World Economic Forum)

Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR)—Introduction from China and Netherlands: Podcast with Maarten van Dongen, PhD, and Yonghong Xiao, PhD (Netherlands Innovation Network)

Anti-Microbial Resistance: Podcast with Anand Shah, MD, and Steve Solomon, DVM (US Food and Drug Administration FDA Insight Podcast)

Antimicrobial Resistance—A Ticking Time Bomb: Presentation from Sumana M N, MBBS, MD (Antibiotic Stewardship and Prevention of Infection in Communities Yuvaraja College Chapter Mysore)

Antimicrobial Resistance—what can we expect from the COVID-19 pandemic? Presentations from Neda Milevska-Kostova, MPharm, PhD, MCPPM, MSc, Jay Purdy, MD, PhD, Tim Jinks, PhD, and Sundeep Sarin, PhD, MBA, MTech, MS (International Alliance of Patients' Organizations 2nd Asia Pacific Patients Congress)

Antimicrobial Stewardship during the COVID-19 Pandemic—A Journey of Twists and Turns: Podcast with host Silvia Quevedo, MS, and guest Allison Weinmann, MD (Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology "5-second Rule" podcast)

Antimicrobial Stewardship in the Emergency Department in the Era of COVID-19: Presentation from Larissa May, MD, MSPH (Society for Academic Emergency Medicine)

Antimicrobial Stewardship and HAI Infection Prevention: Insights from COVID-19: Presentations from Kalvin Yu, MD, Rebekah Moehring, MD, MPH, and Edward A. Stenehjem, MD, MSc (American Hospital Association) [Recording] [Slides]

Antimicrobial Stewardship in Intensive Care: Presentations from Sara Scott, MBBS, Andrew Waldon, MBBS, PhD, Abid Hussain, MBChB, and Stephanie Thomas, MBChB, MSc (Intensive Care Society)

Antimicrobial Stewardship without a Microbiology Lab: Podcast with host Teresa L. Schraeder, MD, and guests Sade Ogunsola, MBChB, PhD, Andrew Whitelaw, MBBCh, MSc, Winnie Nambatya, BPharm, MPharm, and Ibrahim Mugerwa (International Society for Infectious Diseases)

Antimicrobial Stewardship: A Patient Safety Emergency: Presentation by Dilip Nathwani, OBE, MBChB (ThermoFisher Scientific)

Antimicrobial Stewardship Program Implementation: Presentation by Robin Jump, MD, PhD) (Washington State Department of Health Education, Quality and Infection Prevention for Long Term Care Facilities)

Antimicrobial Stewardship: Reducing Antimicrobial Use in Hospitalized Patients: Introduction to Antimicrobial Stewardship (Presentation Featuring David McEniry, MD) (CHI Franciscan Health Antimicrobial Stewardship Program)

Antimicrobial Stewardship: Reducing Antimicrobial Use in Hospitalized Patients: Pneumonia (Presentation Featuring David McEniry, MD) (CHI Franciscan Health Antimicrobial Stewardship Program)

Antimicrobial Stewardship: Reducing Antimicrobial Use in Hospitalized Patients: Skin & Soft Tissue Infections (Presentation Featuring David McEniry, MD) (CHI Franciscan Health Antimicrobial Stewardship Program)

Antimicrobial Stewardship: Reducing Antimicrobial Use in Hospitalized Patients: Urinary Tract Infections (Presentation Featuring David McEniry, MD) (CHI Franciscan Health Antimicrobial Stewardship Program)

Antimicrobial Stewardship at Scale in Southern Africa: Beyond a Low-Hanging Fruit Model: Presented by Angeliki Messina, MPharm, Darryl G. Vine, MBChB, and Sonya Kolman, BPharm, MSc (Leading Health Systems Network)

Antimicrobial stewardship for surgical antibiotic prophylaxis: Presentation from Courtney Ierano, BPharm (Australia’s National Centre for Antimicrobial Stewardship, the University of Melbourne, and the Royal Melbourne Hospital)

Antimicrobial Stewardship in Wound Management: Podcast with Samantha Holloway, RN, MSc, and Karen Ousey, PhD, MA (European Wound Management Association)

Antimicrobial Stewardship: Updates that Impact You: Podcast with Thomas File, MD, Emily Spivak, MD, Arjun Srinivasan, MD, Sara Utley, PharmD, Steven Burdette, MD, and John Lynch, MD (Infectious Diseases Society of America) - In an IDSA podcast, infectious diseases experts discuss changes to the 2019 US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Core Elements of Hospital Antibiotic Stewardship and the US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid conditions of participation rule, along with resources to assist clinicians in advancing stewardship and keeping up to date with national policy changes.

Asymptomatic Bacteriuria and Urinary Tract Infections: Presentation by Charlene Liang, PharmD (Northwestern Medicine Antimicrobial Stewardship Program)

Ayako Ebata & Agricultural Economics; Report to the UN Secretary on AMR; Targeted Killing in Bacteria: Podcast with Ayako Ebata, PhD, MSc (Uppsala University Uppsala Antibiotic Center)

Bacterial Co-Infection with COVID-19: Podcast with Jennifer Blumenthal, MD, Jennifer Hanrahan, DO, MSc, Jessina McGregor, PhD, Cara Varley, MD, and Holly Villamanga, MD (Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America)

Beyond the Dose: Combatting Antibiotics Resistance: Presentations from Sarah Wieczorkiewicz, PharmD, and Emily Heil, PharmD, with moderation from Liz Tomsik, PharmD, and Bill Alvarez, PharmD (Wolters Kluwer Health)

Breakpoints: The SIDP Podcast (Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists)

Bringing new treatments for drug resistant infections to all who need them: Presentation from Seamus O’Brien, PhD, Francois Franceschi, PhD, and Sally Ellis, MSc (Global Antibiotic Resistance & Development Partnership)

Bugs and Drugs Collaborative Approaches in Antimicrobial Stewardship: Presentation from Dan Fulton, MD (Mary Greeley Medical Center Physician Grand Rounds)

Bugs and Drugs in Nursing Homes: Presentation by Ryan Ruiz and Justin Jellison, PharmD (Washington State Department of Health Education, Quality and Infection Prevention for Long Term Care Facilities)

Bugs and Drugs Review for Clinicians: Presentation by Radhika Polisetty, PharmD (Northwestern Medicine Antimicrobial Stewardship Program)

Building a Joint Commission Ready Antimicrobial Stewardship Program: Presentation by Florian Daragjati, PharmD (Florida Department of Health) [Presentation] [Slides]

Building a Strong Antimicrobial Stewardship Program in a Community Hospital with Limited Resources: Presentation by Sue Lau, PharmD (Florida Department of Health) [Presentation] [Slides]

Bundle Up! Utilizing Care Bundles for Infectious Disease (Presentation featuring Shreena Advani, PharmD, and Jordan Wong, PharmD) (Georgia Department of Public Health Antibiotic Stewardship Program) [Presentation] [Slides: Advani] [Slides: Wong]

The Case for AUC Dosing for Vancomycin: Presentation by Doaa Aljefri, PharmD, MSc (Northwestern Medicine Antimicrobial Stewardship Program)

Challenges of Infection Prevention & Control and Antimicrobial Stewardship during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Webinar with Carlos Palos, MD (Erasmus+ PREVENT IT)

The challenges and opportunities for antimicrobial R&D in low- and middle-income countries—India case study: Presentations from Anand Anandkumar, PhD, MS, and Kamini Walia, PhD, MPH, with moderation from François Franceschi, PhD (Global Antibiotic Research & Development Partnership)

Challenges Posed by COVID-19 on Antimicrobial Stewardship: Presentation from Suhel Sabunwala, MBBS (IDPodcasts)

Clinical case discussion: how clinical trials inform antibiotic stewardship: Presentations from Maurizio Sanguinetti, MD, Bojana Beović, MD, PhD, and Marc Bonten, MD, PhD, and moderation from Annelies Zinkernagel, MD, PhD (European Respiratory Society)

Clinical and Public Health Partnerships for Antibiotic Stewardship: Presentation from Dawn Terashita, MD, MPH, and Paul Holtom, MD (National Association of County & City Health Officials and America’s Essential Hospitals)

The Clinical Role in Antimicrobial Resistance and Best Practices for Prescribing Antibiotics: Podcast with Laura Swoboda, DNP (Wound Care Learning Network "Speaking of Wounds" podcast)

Clostridium difficile Infection (CDI) Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention: Presentation by Ed Septimus, MD (Florida Department of Health) [Presentation] [Slides]

Combating Antimicrobial Resistance amid the COVID-19 Pandemic: Meeting Recording (Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations North America Office and the Embassy of Denmark in the USA)

Combating Antimicrobial Resistance: Policy Recommendations to Save Lives (Presentation Featuring Brad Spellberg, MD) (University of California Los Angeles Antimicrobial Stewardship Program)

Combating Rising Antimicrobial Resistance: Advancing Public Health Preparedness, Antibiotics, & Innovation: Presentations from US Senator Michael Bennet, JD, Scott Gottlieb, MD, Candace Dematteis, JD, MPH, Lynn Filpi, PhD, Silas Holland, MPH, MA, Kevin Outterson, JD, Jason Burdette, MBA, Allan Coukell, BScPharm, Michael Craig, MPP, and John H. Rex, MD (Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy)

Community-Acquired Pneumonia (CAP): Presented by Jaime Borkowski, PharmD (Northwestern Medicine Antimicrobial Stewardship Program)

Comunidades Empoderadas (ReAct Latinoamérica): [Día 1—La RAM, una pandemia acelerada por la COVID-19] [Día 2—Aprendiendo de las respuestas comunitarias para afrontar la RAM] [Día 3—Hacia Planes de Acción Comunitaria frente a la RAM]

The coronavirus pandemic: impact of the lockdown on tuberculosis care: podcast with hosts Yamini Aiyar, MA, MSc, and Jishnu Das, PhD, and guests Madhukar Pai, MD, PhD, Nandita Venkatesan, MA, and Sarthak Rastogi, MD (Centre for Policy Research ThoughtSpace Podcast)

COVID-19 and Antimicrobial Stewardship: Webinar chaired by Jeroen Schouten, MD, PhD, and Jose Ramon Pano-Pardo, MD, with presentations from Timothy M. Rawson, MBBS, PhD, Paul Verweij, MD, Larissa May, MD, MSPH, and Céline Pulcini, MD, PhD (European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases)

COVID-19, HIV & the Risk of Future Pandemics with Dr. Rutherford: Podcast with host Jennifer Rogers MA, and George Rutherford, MD (California Prevention Training Center) - In a “Speaking Frankly: The State of Sexual Health” podcast, Dr. George Rutherford speaks about parallels between HIV and COVID-19 research and response, along with the role of prevention in the future of antimicrobial resistance.

COVID-19, regional AMS and antibiotic development: Panel chaired by Krispin Hajkowicz, MBBS (Australia's National Centre for Antimicrobial Stewardship and the Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity at the University of Melbourne)

COVID-19 Update Podcast Series (Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America)

COVID-19 Webinar: The role of Commonwealth health partnerships on AMR: Discussion Led by Diane Ashiru-Oredope, MPharm, PhD, MPH, and Victoria Rutter, MPharm (Commonwealth Pharmacists Association)

The Crucial Role of Epidemiology in Healthcare Antimicrobial Stewardship: Presentation by John E. McGowan, Jr., MD (Florida Department of Health) [Presentation] [Slides]

Culture and Health Webinar Series 2019—Antibiotic Resistance: Presented by Katie Ledingham, PhD, MRes, Saskia Nahrgang, DrMed, and Neil Gow, PhD, and chaired by Mark Jackson, MBBS, PhD (The Wellcome Centre).  

Dame Sally Davies on the Silent Pandemic of Antimicrobial Resistance: Podcast with host J. Stephen Morrison, PhD, and guest Dame Sally Davies, MBChB, MSc (Center for Strategic & International Studies Pandemic Planet podcast)

Days of Therapy and Beyond!: Presentation by Tom Richardson, PharmD (Montana Antimicrobial Stewardship Collaborative)

Developing an Antimicrobial Stewardship Program Across a Rural Health System: Podcast with William Zellmer, BSPharm, MPH, and Brad Laible, PharmD (American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy AJHP Voices)

Drug-resistant infections: The patient perspective: Podcast with Mark Johnson and Arlene Brailey, BPharm (MSD’s The Steward podcast)

Education in Antimicrobial Stewardship and Idea Exchange: Presentation featuring John Veillette, PharmD, and Todd Vento, MD, MPH (Intermountain Healthcare) [Presentation] [Slides]

Emerging Drug Resistance in New York: Podcast featuring Priya Nori, MD, and Elizabeth Dodds Ashley, PharmD (Healthcare Association of New York State) 

Empowering Nurses to Protect Themselves and Their Patients: Nurses' Role in Antibiotic Stewardship (US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) - The webinar uses the American Nurses Association and CDC white paper to describe the problem of antibiotic resistance, embrace nurses’ expanded role in hospital ASPs, and describe key reasons for nurse leaders to be engaged with antimicrobial stewardship.

Episode 1: Antimicrobial Stewardship: Podcast with hosts Afreenish Amir, MBBS, PhD, MPhil, MPH, and David Moore, MBBCh, PhD, MPhil, and guest Olga Perovic, MD, MMed (International Society for Infectious Diseases)

Evidence to Action: Advancing the Antimicrobial Resistance Agenda during a Pandemic: Presentations from Park Neung-hoo, PhD, MA, Magnus Heunicke, Dame Sally Davies, MBChB, MSc, and Hanan H. Balkhy, MD, and moderation from Sabiha Essack, BPharm, MPharm, PhD (International Vaccine Institute, International Centre for Antimicrobial Resistance Solutions, and the Embassy of Denmark in Korea)

Examining the Long-term Health & Economic Effects of Antimicrobial Resistance: Jan 5–8, 2021, Meeting (US National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Health and Medicine Division)

Examples of Antimicrobial Stewardship Interventions: A Couple of Starter Projects: Presentation by Jennifer Ott, PharmD (Montana Antimicrobial Stewardship Collaborative)

Farmed Animal Antimicrobial Stewardship Podcasts (Ontario Veterinary Medical Association)

FeedChat (Misset Uitgeverij) - On the FeedChat podcast, Fabian Brockötter speaks with Nienke de Groot, DVM, MSc, about AMR, policy improvements, and the role of gut health in antimicrobial stewardship in poultry production.

The Fight is On—Microbial Warfare: Presentation from Lorna Lancaster, PhD (University of Lincoln, College of Science)

The First Independent Analysis of the Pharmaceutical Industry’s Effort to Curb AMR: Looking at the Access to Medicine Foundation’s Recently Released AMR Benchmark Report: Presented by Karrar Karrar, MPharm, MSc (Leading Health Systems Network)

Focusing Stewardship: The Big Picture on UTI (Podcast featuring Susan E. Coffin, MD, MPH, and Chris Crnich, MD, PhD, MS) (The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America)

Focusing Stewardship: Changing the Culture of Culturing (Podcast featuring James Lewis, PharmD, and Julia Szymczak, PhD) (The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America)

Focusing Stewardship to Help Tackle CDI (Podcast featuring Libby S. Dodds Ashley, PharmD, MHS, and Larissa May, MD, MSHS, MSPH) (The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America)

Focusing Stewardship: Upper Respiratory Infections and the Role of Antimicrobials (Podcast featuring Debra Palazzi, MD, MEd, and Ellen Wald, MD) (The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America)

Former CDC Director Dr. Julie Gerberding on the US’s COVID-19 Response and the Looming Threat of Antimicrobial Resistance: Podcast with Josh Sharfstein, MD, and Julie Gerberding, MD, MPH (Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health “Public Health On Call” podcast)

Fusobacterium Pharyngitis Debate: Podcast with Robert Centor, MD, and Jeffrey Linder, MD, MPH (Annals on Call): Drs. Centor and Linder discuss debates surrounding the diagnosis and appropriate use of antibiotics for pharyngitis caused by Fusobacterium necrophorum in adolescents.

Germs: Friend or Foe: Podcast with Emma Hayhurst, PhD (University of South Wales) - Dr. Hayhurt speaks about how some mitigation efforts associated with the COVID-19 pandemic, such as antibiotic use and increased use of antimicrobial cleaning products, may exacerbate antimicrobial resistance.

Getting Smart About Skin Infections and MRSA (Presentation Featuring Loren G. Miller, MD, MPH) (University of California Los Angeles Antimicrobial Stewardship Program)

Getting Smart About Upper Respiratory Infections (Presentation Featuring Daniel Z. Uslan, MD) (University of California Los Angeles Antimicrobial Stewardship Program)

Getting Smart About Urinary Tract Infections (Presentation Featuring Christopher J. Graber, MD, MPH) (University of California Los Angeles Antimicrobial Stewardship Program)

The Ghost of Pandemics Future: Can India Stop The Rise of Superbugs? Podcast with Ravi Mehta (Wealth of Nations podcast)

Global Efforts and Impacts on Antimicrobial Resistance in Children: Presentations from Hanan Balkhy, MD, Thomas Joseph, MSc, PGDRM, and Dhanya Dharmapalan, MBBS, MD (Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society)

Global Health Research Priorities for Responding to the AMR Silent Pandemic: Presentations from Bruce Altevogt, PhD, Titus Divala, MBBS, MPH, MS, Fatema Rafiqi, PhD, Adam Zerda, PhD, Greg Frank, PhD, Jean-Louis Tissier, MSc, José Procopio Senna, PhD, Yewande Alimi, DVM, MPH, and Claude Mabilat, PhD (The Global Health Network)

Global Health Security: Pandemics, AMR & Climate Change: Hosted by Aula Abbara, MBBS, MD, with presentations from David Heymann,MD, Claudia Truppa, MBBS, MD, MSc, Adam Roberts, PhD, and Uzma Bashir Aamir, MBBS, PhD, MPhil (PanSurg)

The Global Response to AMR and Future Directions for Antimicrobial Stewardship: Presented by Professor Dame Sally Davies, DBE (Leading Health Systems Network)

Hard to Resist (The Institute on Science for Global Policy) - A March 2018 ISGP podcast ponders the balance between the potential to obtain comprehensive data on antimicrobial resistance from DNA sequencing technologies and the usefulness of applying such data within a clinical context.

Have antibiotics been appropriately used in the Covid-19 pandemic? Presentation from Jesús Rodriguez-Baño, Norio Ohmagari, MD, PhD, Srinivas Murthy, MD, Evelina Tacconelli, MD, PhD, Gian Maria Rossolini, MD, PhD, Constance Schultsz, MD, PhD, and Alison Holmes, MD, MPH, MA (Joint Programming Initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance)

Highlighting the Value of Antimicrobial Stewardship Programs during the Pandemic with IDSA: Podcast with Payal Patel, MD, MPH, and Emily Spivak, MD (Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America)

Hospital Acquired Infections: Prevention Antibiotic Stewardship Program (PACT): Moderation from Kavitha Joseph, MD, and Shilpa Abraham, MBBS, MD, and presentations from Valsan Philip Verghese, MD, Winsley Rose, MD, MSc, and Sanketh R., MBBS, MD (Christian Medical College Vellore Pediatric Acute Care Training in the Context of COVID-19 Lecture Series)

How do we simultaneously manage the acute COVID-19 pandemic and escalating antibiotic resistance? Presentations by Constance Schultz, MD, PhD, Charu Kaushic, PhD, Steven Hoffman, JD, PhD, MA, Margo Warren, MA, Ghada Zoubiane, PhD, Sabiha Essack, BPharm, MPharm, PhD, Otto Cars, MD, PhD, and Ramanan Laxminarayan, PhD, MPH (Joint Programming Initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance)

How the Pneumonia Panel Aids in Antimicrobial Stewardship and in the Fight Against COVID-19: Podcast with Pamela M. Peeke, MD, MPH, and Tufik Assad MD, MSci (Society of Critical Care Medicine iCritical Care podcast)

Impact of Antimicrobial Stewardship Program: Presentation by Ripal Jariwala, PharmD (Florida Department of Health) [Presentation] [Slides]

The Impact of COVID-19 on AMS: Podcast with Mark Johnson speaks with Sunny Kaul, MBBS, PhD, MSc (MSD “The Steward” Podcast)

The impact of Covid-19 on chronic wound management and the effect on antimicrobial stewardship: Presentations from Karen Ousey, PhD, MA, Leanne Atkin, PhD, MHSc, Ojan Assadian, MD, and Jonathan Sandoe, MBChB, PhD (British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, European Wound Management Association)

The Impact of Disease Overestimation and Anchoring Bias in Antimicrobial Prescribing Behavior: Podcast with Arjun Srinivasan, MD, Dan Morgan, MD, MS, and Anna Dopp, PharmD (American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Therapeutic Thursdays Podcast)

The Impact of Rapid Diagnostics on Antimicrobial Stewardship (Presentation featuring Dianne Tabb, PharmD, MT) (Georgia Department of Public Health Antibiotic Stewardship Program) [Presentation] [Slides]

Implementing the 2020 Vancomycin Guidelines: What Every Clinician Needs to Know: Moderated by Michael J. Rybak, PharmD, PhD, MPH, with presentations from Emily L. Heil, PharmD, and Erin K. McCreary, PharmD (MAD-ID)

Implementing Antibiotic Stewardship in Small and Critical Access Hospitals (Presentation featuring Melinda Neuhauser, PharmD, MPH, and Christy Lindsey, PharmD) (Georgia Department of Public Health Antibiotic Stewardship Program) [Presentation] [Slides: Neuhauser] [Slides: Lindsey]

Implementing Antimicrobial Stewardship Programs in Resource Limited Settings: Podcast with host Terry Schraeder, MD, and guests Gabriel Levy Hara, MD, and Angeliki Messina, BPharm, MPharm (International Society for Infectious Diseases)

Improving Communication about Antibiotic Stewardship for Producers and Stakeholders: Presentations from Andy King, PhD, Andy Bishop, and Niki Ellis (National Livestock Producers Association)

Inequities in Global Health and AMR: Presentation from Esmita Charani, MPharm, PhD, MSc (University of Cape Town Groote Schuur Hospital's Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine)

Infection Prevention and Control: Controlling Antimicrobial Resistance Transmission (Pan-African Network for Rapid Research, Response)

Inpatient AMS Program Implementation Pearls: Presentation by Tom Richardson, PharmD (Montana Antimicrobial Stewardship Collaborative)

International History Applied Research Seminar: GARDP: Podcast with Michele Zampa, Phasawit Jutatungcharoen, Matteo Bernasconi, and Chaza Al Kanawati (The Graduate Institute, Geneva)

An Introduction to the Drug (Antibiotic) Research, Discovery and Development: Presentation from Joanna Wiecek, PhD (Students Against Superbugs Africa)

Involvement of nurses in antimicrobial stewardship: an essential component to the COVID-19 response (and more!): Presentation from Enrique Castro Sanchez, PhD (Infection Prevention Society)

The Itch: An SIDP Podcast Miniseries on Penicillin Allergy: Podcast moderated by Jason M. Pogue, PharmD, and featuring discussion among Julie Ann Justo, PharmD, MS, Bruce M. Jones, PharmD, and Mary L. Staicu, PharmD (The Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists)

John Rex & Antibiotics R&D. AMR in Newspapers. Collateral sensitivity mechanisms. Podcast with John Rex, MD, and hosts Eva Garmendia, MSc, Jennifer Jagdmann, MMed, and Po-Cheng Tang, MSc (The Uppsala Antibiotic Center’s The AMR Studio)

Jumpstart Stewardship #1: Implementing Antimicrobial Stewardship in Rural Hospitals (Montana Antimicrobial Stewardship Collaborative) [Presentation] [Slides]

Jumpstart Stewardship #2: Building Your Stewardship Team and Selecting Interventions and Targets for Your Implementation (Montana Antimicrobial Stewardship Collaborative)

Jumpstart Stewardship #3: Measuring Effectiveness: Presentation by Patty Kosednar, Lori Chikoyak, BSN, RN, Coleman Cutchins, PharmD, Casey Driscoll (Montana Antimicrobial Stewardship Collaborative)

Jumpstart Stewardship #4: Barrier Mitigation Strategies and ASP Implementation Planning: Presentation by Patty Kosednar, Casey Driscoll, and Amber Rogers, RN (Montana Antimicrobial Stewardship Collaborative) [Presentation] [Slides]

Kevin Outterson, CARB-X director; a New Anti-Gonorrhoeal Drug; AMR Burden in Europe (Uppsala Antibiotic Center)

The Knowledge Sessions: Antimicrobial Resistance: Podcast hosted by Christine Middlemiss, BVMS, MBA, and featuring Ian Battersby, BVSc, Steve Howard, BVMS, Kristen Reyher, DVM, PhD, and David Singleton, BVSc, PhD, MSc (UK Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons Trust)

La resistance lives on: The AMR Deep Dive: Podcast with Kate Baker, PhD, and hosts Lee Katz, PhD, Nabil-Fareed Alikahn, PhD, and Andrew Page, PhD (Micro Binfie Podcast)

Learning from COVID-19 to tackle the silent pandemic of antibiotic resistance: Presentations from Manica Balasegaram, BM BS, MSc, Joanne Liu, MD, and Marc Mendelson, MBBS, PhD (Global Antibiotic Research and Development Partnership)

Let’s Talk ID: How We Can Shape Policy on AMR, Physician Compensation & More: Podcast with Barbara Alexander, MD, and Amanda Jezek (Infectious Diseases Society of America)

Leveraging Implementation Science to Drive Quality Improvement: Expanding Outpatient Antibiotic Stewardship to Community Settings: Presentation from Larissa May, MD, MSPH (UC Davis Center for Healthcare Policy and Research and UC Davis Health Clinical and Translational Science Center)

Making the Case: Limiting Antibiotic Treatment Durations (Presentation featuring Angelina Davis, PharmD, MS) (Georgia Department of Public Health Antibiotic Stewardship Program) [Presentation] [Slides]

Making Dialysis Safer for Patients: Optimizing Antibiotic Use in Outpatient Hemodialysis Facilities: Presentations from Ibironke Apata, MD, Lauri Hicks, DO, Tamara Kear, RN, PhD, and Janice Lea, MD (US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Making Dialysis Safer for Patients Coalition)

Managing Antimicrobial Resistance in Asia: Identification & Implementation of Breakthrough Solutions: Facilitation from John Lim, MBBS, MS, SM, and presentations from Hsu Li Yang, MBBS, MPH, Fabio La Mola, MBA, Lin Yueh Nuo, PhD, and Barry Weinman, MPH, MBA (The Centre of Regulatory Excellence at Duke-National University of Singapore)

Manish Sadarangani and Ron Dagan in Conversation on Paediatric Infectious Diseases: Podcast with Manish Sadarangani, BM BCh, DPhil, MA, and Ron Dagan, MD (European Society of Paediatric Infectious Diseases)

Margo Warren on Global Access to Medicine: Podcast with Margo Warren, MA (European Medical Group EMG GOLD podcast)

Measuring Impacts of Gram-Negative Bacteraemia in Sub-Saharan Africa: Challenges for a New Prospective Study: Webinar with Alex Aiken, MB BChir, MSc (London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine)

Med Talks: Superbug Series (University of Queensland Faculty of Medicine) - In a five-part podcast series recorded at Australia’s National AMR Forum, host Anthony Frangi speaks with global infectious diseases specialists about what needs to be done to manage antimicrobial resistance.

Microbiology Review for Clinicians: Presentation by Radhika Polisetty, PharmD (Northwestern Medicine Antimicrobial Stewardship Program)

The Microbiome and Antimicrobial Stewardship: Infectious Diseases in the Genomic Era: Presented by Tessa Andermann, MD, MPH (University of North Carolina Institute for Global Health and Infectious Diseases)

More is Not Always Better: One Campaign to Stop Overuse of Medical Care: Podcast with Wendy Levinson, MD, Karen Born, PhD, MSc, and host Shanoor Seervai, MPP (The Commonwealth Fund “The Dose” podcast)

The Most Expensive Drug is the One That Doesn’t Work: Podcast with Susan Davis, PharmD, and Larry Edwards (Contagion Connect)

The Mystery That Makes Hospitals Sick: Podcast with Michelle Fay Cortez, MA, Jason Gale, MHltSec, and M. Lindsay Grayson, MD, MSc (Bloomberg)

National Health and Safety Network (NHSN) Antibiotic Utilization and Reporting Programs: Presentation by Shane A. Anderson, PharmD, RPh (Montana Antimicrobial Stewardship Collaborative)

A Natural Predator to Superbugs Offers Hope in Bacterial War (Bloomberg Prognosis Podcast)

New clinical trial designs for evaluation of antimicrobial agents: Presentations from David Paterson, MBBS, and Julie Marsh, PhD, MSc, and moderation from Thomas Snelling, BMBS, PhD (The Global Antibiotic Research & Development Partnership) 

A new era for surveillance of drug resistant infections: recent developments and outlook for the future (Surveillance and Epidemiology of Drug-resistant Infections Consortium)

New Vancomycin Guidelines: Presentations from Cesar Arias, MD, PhD, MSc, Michael Rybak, PharmD, PhD, MPH, and Catherine Liu, MD (American Society for Microbiology)

New Year’s Resolution: Prevent the Spread: Podcast with Silvia Quevedo, MS, and Ann Marie Pettis, RN, BSN (Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology) - An APIC “5 Second Rule” podcast highlights plans for infections control and a rededication to antimicrobial stewardship after the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Next Generation of Antibiotics: Podcast with Anastasia Callaghan, PhD (University of Portsmouth Life Solved Podcast)

Nurses’ Participation in the Optimal Management of Antimicrobials: Presented by Enrique Castro-Sanchez, PhD (Leading Health Systems Network)

On the Brink of the Next Pandemic: COVID-19 and Antibiotic Overuse: Podcast with hosts Lance Price, PhD, and Matthew Wellington and guest David Hyun, MD (Superbugs Unplugged)

On Neglected Tropical Diseases and Antimicrobial Research: Podcast with Claire Murigande, PhD, and Emilie Alirol, PhD, MSc (Narratives of Purpose)

Overcoming Common Barriers: Presentation by Shane A. Anderson, PharmD, RPh (Montana Antimicrobial Stewardship Collaborative)

Overview of Antimicrobial Stewardship: Presentation from Beenish Syed, MBBS (Sindh Infectious Diseases Hospital Academics)

Pandemic Sepsis Research through a COVID-19 Lens—Are We Failing? Podcast with Derek Angus, MD, MPH (Coda Cure)

Penicillin Allergies: Over-Diagnosed and Under-Addressed: Podcast featuring Kimberly Blumenthal, MD, MSc (American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology) [Transcript]

Penicillin Allergy: Fake News? Podcast with Neda Frayha, MD, and Torie Grant, MD, MHS (Hippo Education)

Podcast Series: Diagnostic Stewardship (Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America)

Podcast 13: An Interview with Dr. Brad Spellberg (Open Forum Infectious Diseases) - OFID editor Paul Sax, MD, and Brad Spellberg, MD, discuss messaging and managing antibiotic stewardship. They delve into why it continues to be such a hot topic and how to convince hospital executives that the work is worthwhile.

Podcast: UTI Myths and Misconceptions (Emergency Medicine Cases) - Justin Morgenstern, MD, and Andrew Morris, MD, discuss antimicrobial stewardship interventions for the diagnosis and management of urinary tract infections.

A Practical Approach to Managing RTIs in the Era of COVID-19 and Virtual Care: How can we continue to use antibiotics wisely in primary care? Webinar with Doreen Day, MHSc, Jerome Leis, MD, MSc, and Allan Grill, MD, MPH (Choosing Wisely Canada and the College of Family Physicians of Canada)

Preventing The Next Pandemic (Part 1 of 2). Antimicrobial Resistance with Professor Dame Sally Davies (The Doctor’s Kitchen podcast)

Preventing the Next Pandemic, The Blunt Reality of Microbial Resistance: Podcast with Ravina Kullar, PharmD, MPH (The Doctor’s Kitchen podcast)

Preventing The Next Pandemic (Part 2 of 2) Quantum Biology & Bacteria with Professor Johnjoe McFadden (The Doctor’s Kitchen podcast)

Quinolone Reduction: An Antibiotic Adventure: Presentation featuring Tim Smith RPh, MPA (Intermountain Healthcare) [Presentation] [Slides]

Rapid Diagnostic Testing of Positive Blood Cultures & Impact on Antimicrobial Stewardship: Presented by Brad Crane, PharmD (Luminex Corporation Xtalks)

Realities of Antibiotic Resistance and Stewardship in Small Animal Practice: Presentation by Jennifer Granick, DVM, PhD (Minnesota Veterinary Medical Association and the Minnesota One Health Antibiotic Stewardship Collaborative)

Recognition and Management of Bacterial Pneumonia in Patients with COVID-19: Presentations from Grace Mortrude, PharmD, Eric Wenzler, PharmD, Angelina Davis, PharmD, MS, Velliyur Viswesh, PharmD, and Jeffrey C. Pearson, PharmD (Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists and ProCE)

Reimagining Solutions to Antimicrobial Resistance: Podcast with host Kimberly Flowers and guests Anders Dalsgaard, DVM, PhD, and Paul Plummer, DVM, PhD (Center for Strategic & International Studies "Reset the Table" podcast)

Research on the Silent Pandemic (Antimicrobial Resistance) amidst COVID-19: Presentations from Mirfin Mpundu, BPharm, MPH, MBA, Tapfumanei Mashe, and Freddy Eric Kitutu, PhD, MS (ReAct Africa and Students Against Superbugs–Africa)

The Resistance—AMR through a COVID-19 Lens: Podcast with Elizabeth Hermsen, PharmD, MBA (Coda Cure)

Revamping Pneumonia Diagnosis and Antimicrobial Stewardship with Advanced Molecular Diagnostic: Presentation from Tufik Assad, MD, MSCI (Asian Pacific Society of Respirology)

The Right Antibiotic, for the Right Infection, and for the Right Duration: Podcast with host Robert Centor, MD, and guests Rachael A. Lee, MD, MSPH, and Brad Spellberg, MD (Annals on Call Podcast)

Road to NHSN Reporting: Antimicrobial Use and Resistance Modules (Presentation featuring Shreena Advani, PharmD) (Georgia Department of Public Health Antibiotic Stewardship Program) [Presentation] [Slides]

The Role of Diagnostics in AMS: Podcast with host Mark Johnson and Daniel Berman, MIA (MSD’s “The Steward” podcast)

Role of Diagnostics in Supporting Antibiotic Stewardship Goals: Podcast featuring Nam Tran, PhD, MS, MAS, and Chris Newhouse, PhD (C Diff Foundation)

The Role of the Hospital Laboratory in Antibiotic Stewardship: Presented by Richard H. Drew, PharmD, MS (Cardinal Health Lab Briefings Webinar Series) [Presentation] [Slides]

Role of Laboratory in Antimicrobial Stewardship: Presentation from Fizza Farooqui, MBBS (Sindh Infectious Diseases Hospital Academics)

The Role of Vaccines in Preventing Antimicrobial Resistance—WHO Perspectives and Country Experiences (Zimbabwe): Presentations from Mateusz Hasso-Agoposowicz, PhD, and Tapfumanei Mashe, PhD (World Health Organization)

SDGs and AMR—A Silent Pandemic: Presentations from Jason Gale, MSc, Kinzang Dukpa, BVSc, MSc, and Danny de Vries, PhD, MA, with moderation from Riko Kimoto, MPH (Asia-Europe Foundation)

Sepsis 2020: Moderated by Kerry L. LaPlante, PharmD, with presentations from Edward J. Septimus, MD, and Mary Millard, MEd (MAD-ID)

Sepsis, Antibiotics, and Antibiotic Resistance: Podcast with James Fawdon, MSc, and Christine Richardson, MSc, MS (The Health Handover in association with the University of Northampton and St. Andrews Healthcare Northampton)

Sepsis: Are You Prepared to Save a Life? Presentation by Kara Downing, RN, BHS (Washington State Department of Health Education, Quality and Infection Prevention for Long Term Care Facilities)

Sepsis: The Journey Through a Pandemic: Presentation from Ron Daniels, MBChB (ThermoFisher Scientific and SelectScience)

SHEA Podcast Series (Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America)  

Shorter is Better: A Literature Review on Short Course Antibiotic Therapy for Community Acquired Pneumonia (CAP): Presentation featuring Mary Hutton, PharmD (Intermountain Healthcare) [Presentation] [Slides]

The Slower Moving Pandemic: Podcast with Jonathan Sackier, MBChB, and Sabiha Essack, BPharm, MPharm, PhD (European Medical Group Health podcast)

The Socioeconomic Drivers Behind Antimicrobial Resistance in Sri Lanka: Podcast with Risa Morimoto, PhD, MSc, and Deepani Jayantha, PhD (SOAS Radio)

Sociology and Antimicrobial Resistance: Podcast with Alex Broom, PhD, and hosts Jane Booth, BPharm, MPH, and Kristin Xenos, BPharm, MPH, MHM (Purple Pen Podcast)

Solving the Mystery of What Makes Hospitals So Sick (Bloomberg Prognosis Podcast)

Stewardship in Ambulatory Settings and The Emergency Department: Podcast with host Rebekah Wrenn, PharmD, and guests Jeff Linder, MD, MPH, and Larissa May, MD, MSPH, MSHS (Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America "Challenges and Innovations in Antimicrobial Stewardship" podcast series)

Stewardship to Reduce CDI in Nursing Homes: Presentation by Ghinwa Dumyati, MD (Washington State Department of Health Education, Quality and Infection Prevention for Long Term Care Facilities)

Successful ASP Actions: Managing Patient Expectations (Partnership for Quality Care) - A PQC webinar discusses strategies for addressing patient expectations for antimicrobial treatment in the course of a stewardship program.

Superbugging Out: Podcast with Abdul El-Sayed, MD, PhD (America Dissected Podcast)

Superbugs Deadlier Than Cancer Put Chemotherapy Into Question (Bloomberg Prognosis Podcast)

Surviving Sepsis Campaign Children’s Guidelines: Podcast with Margaret M. Parker, MD, and Scott L. Weiss, MD (Society of Critical Care Medicine)

A sustainable future and antimicrobial resistance: Podcast with Emily Parr, PhD, MSc, Laura Piddock, PhD, and Anne Leonard, PhD, MSc (Microbiology Society “Microbe Talk” podcast)

Swimming in Superbugs? Podcast with Ellen Husain, PhD (BBC Radio 4)

Tackling AMR in Europe’s Healthcare Facilities: Presentations from Ana Paula Coutinho Rehse, Walter Zingg, MD, Thomas Møller, and Jean-Yves Stenuick, MSc, MA [presentation] [slides]

Tackling antimicrobial resistance in the COVID-19 era: what’s new? Presentation from Sharon Peacock, MBBS, PhD, MSc (Wellcome Antimicrobial Resistance—Genomes, Big Data, and Emerging Technologies 2022 Virtual Conference)

Tackling the silent antimicrobial resistance pandemic: what can be learnt from the global response to COVID-19: Presentation from Laura Piddock, PhD (London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Antimicrobial Resistance Centre)

Thanks for Asking: Being Good Antibiotic Stewards: Podcast with Marc Harrison, MD, Eddie Stenehjem, MD, Tony Wallin, MD, and Adam Hersh, MD, PhD (Intermountain Healthcare)

Therapeutic Advances to Treat Resistant Gram-Negative Bacteria Podcast Series (MedEd Talks Podcast)

Turning Back the Superbug Scourge Is Still Possible (Bloomberg Prognosis Podcast)

Understanding Federal Appropriations for C. diff and AMR: Presentation from Kyle Kinner, JD, MPA (Peggy Lillis Foundation)

Urine Trouble: Urinary Tract Infections with Harry Mobley: Podcast with Janakiram Seshu, PhD, Karl Klose, PhD, Harry Mobley, PhD, Mylea Echazarreta, and Stephen Sinatra (American Society for Microbiology and the South Texas Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases)

Use of Peer-Reviewed Treatment Guidelines to Improve Prescribing in Small Animal Medicine: Presentation by Scott Weese, DVM, DVSc (Minnesota Veterinary Medical Association and the Minnesota One Health Antibiotic Stewardship Collaborative)

U.S. and EU Actions on Antimicrobial Resistance: Webinar Recording (The Delegation of the European Union to the United States)

Using antibiotics well—Do I need a drug for every bug?: Discussion between Kyle Olsen, Lyn-Li Lim, MD, Noleen Bennett, RN, PhD, MPH, Lisa Rogers, MD, and Ivana McBride (Older Persons Advocacy Network)

Variability in Antibiotic Use Across PICUs: Podcast with Margaret Parker, MD, MCCM, and Thomas V. Brogan, MD (Society of Critical Care Medicine)

Webinar Series (Northwestern Medicine Antimicrobial Stewardship Program) - A webinar series features presentations on AUC dosing of vancomycin, a microbiology and bugs and drugs review for clinicians, asymptomatic bacteriuria and urinary tract infections, inpatient clinician training on antimicrobial stewardship, and patient-provider communication. 

What Clinicians, Pharmacists, and Public Health Partners Need to Know about Antibiotic Prescribing and COVID-19: Presentations from Lauri Hicks, DO, Christopher Evans, PharmD, Jeffrey Gerber, MD, PhD, and Payal Patel, MD, MPH (US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

What if hardship causes drug resistance? Presentation from Marco Haenssgen, DPhil, MPhil (London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Antimicrobial Resistance Centre)

What is Happening Right Now? COVID-19 Challenges and Silver Linings: podcast with host Erin McCreary, PharmD, and guests Julie Ann Justo, PharmD, MS, and Jason Pogue, PharmD (Society for Infectious Diseases Pharmacists Breakpoints Podcast)

What Happens When Antibiotics No Longer Work? Podcast with Anne McElvoy (The Economist)

What is your role in the fight against antimicrobial resistance: Presentation from Linda Jorgoni, RN, BScN, MScN (Canada Nurses Association)

When to Give Our Children Antibiotics: Podcast with Paul Chung, MD, and host Melanie Cole, MS (Weill Cornell Medicine’s Kids Health Cast)

Why Antimicrobial Resistance is a Silent Pandemic: Podcast with Sarah Hand, MSc, Sydney Perelmutter, MJ, and Mira Nabulsi, MJ (Xtalks Life Science podcast)

Why COVID-19 isn’t the end of our fight against infectious disease‬: Podcast with Peter Turnbaugh, PhD, and Gerry Wright, PhD (Science is fun! podcast)

Infographics and fact sheets

ABCs of Antibiotics (Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology) - Infographics explaining appropriate and inappropriate use of antibiotics and preventing the spread of antibiotic-resistant bacteria are available for patients and healthcare providers.

Antibiotics Before Dental Procedures (Wisconsin Department of Health Services and the Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin)

Antibiotic Resistance Fact Sheet (World Health Organization) - The WHO published a fact sheet on antibiotic resistance, noting actions that can be taken at all levels of society to prevent and control the spread of drug-resistant bacteria.

Antibiotics and Human Health Care (The Pew Charitable Trusts)

Antimicrobial resistance advocacy briefs (World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe) - A series of advocacy briefs address issues of antimicrobial resistance and immunization, laboratory improvements, behavioral health, migration, cancer care, and more.

Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) (The Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation and Research!America) - A fact sheet discusses the relationship between research on antimicrobial resistance research and financial investment in the US.

Antimicrobial Resistance and the Climate Crisis (Global Leaders Group on Antimicrobial Resistance)

Antimicrobial Resistance Fact Sheet (The World Health Organization)

Antimicrobial Stewardship and COVID-19 (American College of Chest Physicians) - ACCP published an infographic on antimicrobial stewardship and COVID-19, outlining signs of co-infection, possible diagnostics, principles of antimicrobial treatment for pneumonia and septic shock, and criteria for de-escalation.

Broken Antibiotics Market Puts Cancer Treatments at Risk (Pew Charitable Trusts) - A data visualization highlights how problems in the antibiotics market pose a risk to the future of effective cancer treatment.

The burden of antimicrobial resistance in G7 countries and globally: an urgent call for action (Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation and the Robert Koch Institute)

Clinical Trial Networks for Antibiotic Development Infographic (The Wellcome Trust)

Common Problems in Horses…Do You Need Antibiotics? (Canadian Animal Health Surveillance System) - An infographic describes when and if antibiotics are needed for runny noses and coughs in horses.

Community Information Sheets: Information on Common Infections (Australia’s National Centre for Antimicrobial Stewardship) - Fact sheets intended to be used during consultations in general practice clinics highlight appropriate antibiotic use for bronchitis, cellulitis, cystitis, leg ulcers, otitis media, rhinosinusitis, and tonsillitis.

Diagnostic Tests & Antibiotic Resistance (The George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health Antibiotic Resistance Action Center and AdvaMedDx) - ARAC, in partnership with AdvaMedDx, developed infographics that highlight how diagnostic tests can be utilized to help combat antibiotic resistance.

Drug-Resistant Infections: A Threat to Our Economic Future (The World Bank)

Effective antibiotics—essential for children’s survival (ReAct)

Fact sheet: Food systems transformation: Antimicrobial resistance and food safety in Africa (The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations)

The fight against antimicrobial resistance is closely linked to the Sustainable Development Goals (World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe) - A fact sheet describes priorities, achievements, and the example of Tajikistan in linking antimicrobial resistance activities to the Sustainable Development Goals.

Gonorrhea Could Soon Become Untreatable (The Pew Charitable Trusts) - An infographic describes the scope of drug-resistant gonorrhea infections in the US and the status of development for novel classes of antibiotics for gonorrhea.

Handle Antimicrobials with Care (The World Health Organization, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, and the World Organisation for Animal Health)

Handle Antibiotics with Care in Surgery Infographic (World Health Organization)

Health Matters: Preventing STIs (Public Health England) - Infographics explore increases in sexually transmitted infection diagnoses and antimicrobial resistance, along with actions being taken by sexual health services at various levels, in the UK.

How to reduce TB transmission in health clinics and public spaces (Umoya Omuhle Project at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine) - A poster-style infographic shows the most effective ways to reduce tuberculosis transmission in health clinics and public spaces including post offices and banks.

How You Can Help Reduce Antibiotic Use in Horses (Ontario Animal Health Network)

Infographic: AMR and COVID-19 (World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe) - The infographic highlights the importance of correct diagnosis and appropriate antibiotic use and is available in Albanian, English, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, and Turkish.

Infographic: Antibiotic Use in Horses (The Horse)

Infographic: Antimicrobial Resistance and COVID-19 (Pan-American Health Organization)

Management of Tuberculosis in Children and Adolescents (World Health Organization): A fact sheet describes the importance of preventing and treatment tuberculosis in young people, the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on tuberculosis control efforts, and new recommendations on diagnosis, treatment, and decentralized models of care.

Minor Wounds in Horses…Do You Need Antibiotics? (Canadian Animal Health Surveillance System) - An infographic describes when and if antibiotics are needed for superficial skin scrapes and wounds in horses.

New Antibiotics Needed to Fight Nightmare Superbug (The Pew Charitable Trusts) - An infographic describes the scope of infections caused by carbapenem-resistant Enterobacterales (CRE) in the US and the status of CRE-related antibiotic development.

Our Growing Resistance to Antibiotics (Georgetown University School of Nursing & Health Studies)

Prevalence and Predictors of Antibiotic Prescribing in Patients with COVID-19—What We Know So Far (Public Health Ontario) - A “What We Know So Far” fact sheet summarizes research on the prevalence and predictors of antibiotic prescribing and antimicrobial stewardship strategies in patients with COVID-19.

Responsible Use of Antimicrobials in Veterinary Medicine: The 7-Point Plan (British Veterinary Association)

Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) and Antimicrobial Resistance - On Healthy Women, Deb Gordon, MBA, published a series of infographics that describe antimicrobial resistance, ethnic and socioeconomic disparities, and treatment options in sexually transmitted infections. The infographics were reviewed by Tom Sandora, MD, MPH, and created with support from Pfizer.

Snotty Noses in Horses…Do You Need Antibiotics? (Canadian Animal Health Surveillance System) - An infographic describes when and if antibiotics are needed for nasal discharge and coughing in horses.

Surveillance of Antimicrobial Resistance and Use (The Global Leaders Group on Antimicrobial Resistance) - The group published an information note on the importance of investing in antimicrobial resistance surveillance infrastructure in low- and middle-income countries, as well as translating data into action and policy across all sectors.

Online courses

Animal Medicines Best Practice Programme (UK National Office of Animal Health)

Antibiotic Stewardship in Focus: A Closer Look at Procalcitonin-Guided Antibiotic De-Escalation: Course Presented by Philipp Schuetz, MD, MPH, Kimberle C. Chapin, MD, Mike R. Broyles, PharmD (Medscape)

Antibiotic Stewardship: A Focus on Fluoroquinolones (Medscape)

Antimicrobial Stewardship Curriculum for Infectious Diseases Fellows (Infectious Diseases Society of America) - The curriculum is designed to provide ID fellows with a foundation in antimicrobial stewardship, regardless of their ultimate career plans, as well as ensure training for future leaders in the field.

Antimicrobial Stewardship: FAAST Review (Farmed Animal Antimicrobial Stewardship Initiative)

Antimicrobial Stewardship in the Food Chain (FAI Farms) - The online course is designed specifically for professionals working in the global food industry and will equip participants with the knowledge and skills needed to make a meaningful contribution to the problem of antibiotic resistance.

Antimicrobial Stewardship for the Gulf, Middle East, and North Africa (British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy) - Participants in the free online course will examine the threat of antimicrobial resistance in the Middle East, Gulf, and North Africa; learn how to implement an antimicrobial stewardship program, and explore the process of developing and updating local antimicrobial prescribing policies.

Antimicrobial Stewardship in the Ontario Aquaculture Industry: FAAST Review (Farmed Animal Antimicrobial Stewardship Initiative)

Antimicrobial Stewardship in the Ontario Beef Industry: FAAST Review (Farmed Animal Antimicrobial Stewardship Initiative) 

Antimicrobial Stewardship in the Ontario Dairy Industry: FAAST Review (Farmed Animal Antimicrobial Stewardship Initiative) 

Antimicrobial Stewardship in the Ontario Veal Industry: FAAST Review (Farmed Animal Antimicrobial Stewardship Initiative)

Antimicrobial Stewardship in Veterinary Practice (British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy) - In an interactive course, participants will challenge the norms of veterinary prescribing, gain tools needed to introduce antimicrobial stewardship, explore the challenges of monitoring responsible medicine use, and gain the confidence needed to instill change in veterinary practice.

Antibiotic Stewardship: Old Problem, New Issues, and Not Just About Antibiotic Resistance Anymore! Presented by Joseph E. Dohar, MD, MS (PedsUniversity) - By taking  the course, participants should be able to approach challenging infectious diseases in the head and neck of children against a backdrop of judicious antibiotic use and approach methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and fungal otitis by a paradigm shift away from drug-bug models.

Antibiotic Stewardship Training Series (US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Antibiotic Use for Inpatient Respiratory Infections (Society of Hospital Medicine) - The online module assists the learner in applying appropriate diagnostic criteria for pneumonia to patients with respiratory symptoms, accurately risk-stratifying patients according to their need for narrow- versus broad-spectrum antimicrobial therapy, and reviewing the diagnostic tools and clinical criteria that may be used to safely discontinue antimicrobial therapy when appropriate.

Antibiotic Use in Sepsis: Is Shorter Better? (Medscape): The goal of the continuing education activity is to enable clinicians to analyze outcomes of short versus long courses of antibiotics for acute pyelonephritis, septic urinary tract infection, and gram-negative bacteremia.

Antimicrobial Resistance Learning Site for Veterinarians (University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine and Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine) - Free and open-source teaching modules are designed for integration into existing veterinary school courses on pharmacology, microbiology, public health, and species-specific medicine.

Antimicrobial Resistance: Patients’ Role in Appropriate Antibiotic Use (Patient Academy for Innovation and Research)

Antimicrobial Stewardship E-Learning Modules (British Association of Oral Surgeons)

Antimicrobial Stewardship for Africa (British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, Infection Control Africa Network, and the University of Lagos College of Medicine)

Antimicrobial Stewardship for the Outpatient Pediatric Provider: Presented by Craig A. Shapiro, MD (PedsUniversity)

Antimicrobial Stewardship for Community Pharmacy Teams (Pharmacy Magazine and Diane Ashiru-Oredope, MPharm, PhD)

Antimicrobial Stewardship: Improving Clinical Outcomes by Optimization of Antibiotic Practices (Stanford School of Medicine) - This course will offer a practical approach to prescribing antibiotic therapy and development of antimicrobial stewardship across all specialties and settings.

Antimicrobial Stewardship in Primary Care Continuing Education Program (University of Waterloo School of Pharmacy) - This series of multimedia modules, directed at community-based practitioners, provides current information about the consequences of use of antimicrobial agents, general principles for antimicrobial stewardship in primary care, as well as strategies to optimize antimicrobial use in a variety of common clinical scenarios.

Antimicrobial Stewardship in Wound Management (British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy and the European Wound Management Association) - Participants will explore antimicrobial resistance, learn how to treat it, and understand how AMR affects the safe management of patients with wounds. Participants also learn how to recognize and diagnose wound infections and how to implement infection control measures.

Antimicrobial Stewardship Programmes in Hospitals (Pacific Open Learning Health Net) - This online and self-paced course has been developed with the aim, that the health workers should be able to learn the essentials regarding the implementation of effective antimicrobial stewardship (AMS) programmes in hospitals. The course includes an explanation of what the antimicrobial resistance emergency is, and why an AMS action plan is necessary, and then, with the help of a case study of various AMS programmes, how these programmes can be implemented in hospitals.

Antimicrobials: Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections (Australian NPS MedicineWise)

Antimicrobials: Community-Acquired Pneumonia (Australian NPS MedicineWise)

Antimicrobials: Bacteraemia (Australian NPS MedicineWise)

Antimicrobial Stewardship—A Certificate Program for Pharmacists (Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists) - The Antimicrobial Stewardship Certificate Program (ASP) is an innovative and intensive practice-based activity for pharmacists focusing on the pharmacist’s role in the area of appropriate use of antimicrobial agents. The certificate program, which emphasizes a health care team approach, seeks to foster the development of a strong knowledge base in microbiology, pharmacology, and disease state management in order to successfully implement an antibiotic stewardship program that will improve patient care, reduce healthcare expenditures, and potentially reduce rates of resistance and prolong the longevity of the limited number of antimicrobial agents available to treat infections.

Antimicrobial Stewardship: A Competency-Based Approach (World Health Organization) - The course will equip clinicians who frequently prescribe antimicrobials with knowledge and tools to improve their use of these essential medications in daily clinical practice. Through case-based examples, the course will highlight how antimicrobial stewardship principles can be applied to common clinical scenarios.

Antimicrobial Stewardship: Managing Antibiotic Resistance (University of Dundee and the British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy) - Designed for healthcare professionals, this six-week course will inform skills and interventions that underpin antimicrobial stewardship, learning to promote responsible prescribing, to reduce variation in practice, and waste and harm from antibiotic overuse and misuse, thereby enhancing patient safety and outcomes. (Twitter: @ASMOOC)

Antibiotic Stewardship Program in Long-Term Care: Virtual Workshop (American Association of Directors of Nursing Services and the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists) - The Antibiotic Stewardship Program in Long-Term Care is a virtual workshop designed for frontline and administrative nursing facility staff. Co-presented by a senior care pharmacist and nurse, faculty discusses the seven elements of infection prevention and control as outlined in federal regulation F881. Participants will learn how to establish a committed ASP interdisciplinary team, identify quality indicators for a QAPI program, and recognize medication-related problems relevant to the principles of ASP. The online program is accredited to provide 6 hours of continuing pharmacy and nursing education.

Antimicrobials: Surgical Prophylaxis (Australian NPS MedicineWise)

An ASM-CLSI Webinar Series on Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing: Fundamentals of Susceptibility Testing, Reporting, and Test Validation (Self-Study Series) (American Society for Microbiology, Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute, and Accelerate Diagnostics)

Bacterial Genomes: Antimicrobial Resistance in Bacterial Pathogens: Course presented by Beth Blane, Ewan Harrison, PhD, Francesc Coll, PhD, MSc, Narender Kumar, PhD, MSc, and Fahad Khokhar (Wellcome Genome Campus)

Bacterial Genomes: Disease Outbreaks and Antimicrobial Resistance (Wellcome Genome Campus) - The online course explore bacterial genomes and the use of genome sequencing to identify and track drug-resistant bacteria.

Basic Antimicrobial Stewardship Training Program - 2019 (Making a Difference in Infectious Diseases) - For 2019, MAD-ID offers a totally new, revamped, and updated online stewardship training program for any healthcare practitioner engaged in or preparing to engage in antimicrobial stewardship.

Basic microbiology (World Health Organization)

Best Practices in Acute Bacterial Skin Infection (Society of Hospital Medicine) - The online module provides guidance regarding the correct diagnosis of cellulitis as well as the preferred therapy for purulent and non-purulent cellulitis. The module also includes two case studies to assist the learner in identifying appropriate diagnosis and therapy selection.

Best Practices in Treatment of Urinary Tract Infection (UTIs): “Low-Hanging Fruit” (Society of Hospital Medicine) - The online module was developed to assist the learner in differentiating asymptomatic bacteriuria from urinary tract infection, differentiate complicated from uncomplicated urinary tract infection, and select appropriate empirical therapy for uncomplicated urinary tract infection.

BSAC Virtual Learning Environment (British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy) - The VLS provides free, online courses on antimicrobial stewardship, management of gram-negative bacterial infections, and measuring antimicrobial consumption via point prevalence surveys.

Candidemia Educational Module: Presented by Andrew Morris, MD, MS (Sinai Health System-University Health Network Antimicrobial Stewardship Program)

Clinical Antibiotic Stewardship for South Africa (South African Antibiotic Stewardship Programme) - The free, self-paced course teaches  principles of antibiotic prescribing and an approach to common clinical problems.

Core Antimicrobial Stewardship Curriculum (Infectious Disease Society of America) - The curriculum is designed to provide infectious diseases fellows with a foundation in antimicrobial stewardship and is also available in a self-study version for any healthcare professional or “steward-in-training.”

Current Regulatory Landscape in Antibiotic Stewardship (Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists) - The course provides an update on current regulatory requirements regarding stewardship; describes initiatives and proposed rules on the horizon from government agencies and other organizations; discusses stewardship in the acute care, ambulatory, and long-term care settings, and formats for benchmarking antibiotic use through the National Healthcare Safety Network.

Diagnostics for AMR: Building Back Better from the COVID-19 Pandemic (London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine) - The online course educates participants on lessons learned from the global response to the COVID-19 pandemic that can be applied to the use of diagnostics in antimicrobial resistance work.

Effective Livestock Production with Low Use of Antibiotics (Swedish International Agricultural Network Initiative) - The course introduces participants to antimicrobial resistance and ways to prevent it without reducing agricultural productivity.

FADIC School of Antimicrobial Stewardship (First Arabian Drug Information Centre) - The aim of the 24-month course is to teach users how to implement and measure antimicrobial stewardship programs in different settings, apply antimicrobial stewardship to different infectious diseases, and understand the applications of stewardship in acute care, ambulatory care, long-term care, and outpatient parenteral antimicrobial therapy.

Getting Infection Right First Time (University of Nottingham Health e-Learning Media) - The e-learning packing presents healthcare workers with a patient care scenario, demonstrating that everyone has a key part to play in getting infections diagnosis and management right for patient care and contributes to keeping antibiotic effective now and for the future.

Hospital-Acquired Pneumonia Educational Module: Presented by Linda M. Dresser, BScPhm, PharmD (Sinai Health System-University Health Network Antimicrobial Stewardship Program)

How to Improve Antibiotic Use in My Hospital: A Practical Introduction to Antibiotic Stewardship (World Health Organization and European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases) - ESCMID has provided course materials and presentations from its collaborative course on antibiotic stewardship and improving antibiotic use in hospitals. The course was initially held in Skopje, Macedonia, in January 2017 as part of a collaboration with the World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe.

The Human Diagnosis Project (American Medical Association, Association of American Medical Colleges, American Board of Internal Medicine, American Board of Medical Specialties, National Association of Community Health Centers, Association of Clinicians for the Underserved, the Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice)

Implementing Change for Best Practices in Antimicrobial Stewardship (Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists) - The course provides an overview of tools for planning and implementing new and existing antimicrobial stewardship programs, including elements of strategic planning, self-assessment, and determining long-term and daily priorities.

Infection Prevention for Vulnerable Patients (The British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy) - An online course allows participants to  explore how to identify the unmet needs of vulnerable patients, examine case studies in the context of care homes during the COVID-19 pandemic and how homelessness, mental illness, and poverty can lead to vulnerability.

Introduction to Antimicrobial Prescribing (Australian NPS MedicineWise)

Introduction to Livestock Medicines: FAAST Review (Farmed Animal Antimicrobial Stewardship Initiative)

Managing UTIs in Aged Care (Australian NPS MedicineWise)

The Methods of Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing Educational Resource (MASTER) eLearning Curriculum (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) - The three, hour-long courses provide online training in the area of antimicrobial susceptibility testing for bacteria isolated from clinical specimens.

Microbiology Laboratory Testing to Address AMR (Global Health Continuing Professional Development and the International Diagnostics Centre at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine) - A free online course describes the role of the microbiology laboratory in the work against antimicrobial resistance.

Module 29: Veterinary Feed Directive (US Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, US Food and Drug Administration Center for Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University Center for Food Protection and Public Health) - Module 29 is a free online training on veterinary oversight of medically important antimicrobials administered to food-producing animals. The course reflects changes in veterinary oversight of agricultural antimicrobials that went into effect on Jan 1, 2017, per the US Food and Drug Administration’s Guidance for Industry #213.

New, Rapid Diagnostics for Bloodstream Infections (American Society for Microbiology) - A series of five 1-hour webinars explores recent advancements and new tests available for the diagnosis of bloodstream infections, the importance of quick identification of bacterial and resistance markers, the integrated role of antimicrobial stewardship and the overall benefits achieved in both patient care and healthcare economics.

OPAT: Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy (British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy) - A free online course introduces the concept of OPAT, the roles and responsibilities of a multidisciplinary OPAT team, the importance of patient selection and antimicrobial choice, the importance of device selection and monitoring, and resources for developing an OPAT in a healthcare setting.

Optimizing Antibiotic Use for Hospitalized Patients (Society of Hospital Medicine) - The online module provides an introduction and overview of the best practices to optimize antibiotic use in three of the most commonly diagnosed conditions: respiratory infections, urinary tract infections, and skin and soft tissue infections.

Outsmarting Multi-Drug Resistance in Uncertain Times (Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists and ProCE) - Pharmacists who attend this activity will gain knowledge of current antibiotic resistance trends and infections. Antimicrobial agents will be discussed, with a focus on current limitations and new therapeutic agents on the horizon. Strategies for successful antimicrobial stewardship and outcome measurement plans will also be discussed.

Penicillin Allergy Assessment & Skin Testing (PAAST) Certificate Program (University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy) - PAAST is designed to develop and hone skills of healthcare providers in allergy assessment and penicillin skin testing for the purpose of improving antibiotic selection and patient outcomes following allergy reconciliation. The certificate is a 15-hour continuing education accredited program that combines interactive and in-depth home study with live programming offered at host sites across the United States.

Preventing and Managing Infections in Childcare and Pre-school (British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy and Public Health England) - The online course aims to impart practical tips for infection prevention and control childcare and preschool settings, the prevention of antibiotic resistance, and the proper use of antibiotics and vaccinations.

Primer on Healthcare Epidemiology, Infection Control & Antimicrobial Stewardship (The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America) - The online course offers any infectious diseases practitioner an opportunity to learn the basics of healthcare epidemiology, infection control, and antimicrobial stewardship. Topics covered include pathogen transmission, outbreak management in the healthcare setting, approach to control of bioterrorism agents, advanced occupational health management, implementing antimicrobial stewardship and the prevention and management of multidrug-resistant organisms including Clostridium difficile, surgical site infections, and device-associated infections.

The Problem of Antibiotic Resistance (Centre for Antibiotic Resistance Research at the University of Gothenburg) - The online course goes through the basics of the science behind the antibiotic crisis and gives insight into new research into the problem. It is divided into three sections: Bacteria, Antibiotics, and Resistance; Antibiotic Use and Misuse; and Changing the System.

Procalcitonin: PCT as a Biomarker for Antimicrobial Stewardship (The British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy)

Regulations on Antimicrobial Use and Access: FAAST Review (Farmed Animal Antimicrobial Stewardship Initiative)

The Role of Vaccines in Preventing Infectious Diseases and Antimicrobial Resistance (British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy) - Participants will understand how vaccines work and how they are used in low-, middle-, and high-income countries. Participants will also appreciate the factors influencing the availability and uptake of vaccines and understand the role they play in managing infectious diseases and preventing antimicrobial resistance.

Seeing through the Cloudiness: Antimicrobial Stewardship Initiatives for Asymptomatic Bacteriuria (Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists) - The online course is designed to help participants discuss antimicrobial misuse and associated unintended consequences in the acute care setting, differentiate between asymptomatic bacteriuria and urinary tract infection, and describe antimicrobial stewardship interventions to minimize inappropriate antimicrobial use for asymptomatic bacteriuria.

Syndromic Testing and Antimicrobial Stewardship (The British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy)

Tackling Antibiotic Resistance: What Should Dentists Do? Course led by Wendy Thompson, BDS, PhD (British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy and FDI World Dental Federation

Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance (The Fleming Fund and The Open University) - The Fleming Fund, in partnership with The Open University, will launch a series of 25 educational modules during 2021 to help laboratory professionals, clinicians, and leaders identify, develop, and apply skills and knowledge related to drug resistance.

TARGET Antibiotics—Prescribing in Primary Care (British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy and the UK Royal College of General Practitioners)

The Short and Long of Measurement in Antibiotic Stewardship (Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists) - The course provides an overview of stewardship metrics; a step-by-step guide to collecting, analyzing, and using data; and different approaches to displaying antibiotic data with an example of how data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Healthcare Safety Network Antibiotic Use and Resistance Option has been used in dashboard form within an integrated health network.

SIDP/ASCP Long-Term Care Antimicrobial Stewardship Certificate Program (Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists and the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists) - In this practice-based certificate program focused on the role pharmacists play in the appropriate use of antimicrobial agents, participants begin by developing a strong knowledge base in microbiology, pharmacology, and disease state management through online programming and live webinars. Then participants practice developing interventions at their practice site that aim to improve patient/resident care and clinical outcomes, lower healthcare costs, and prolong the longevity of antimicrobials.

Stanford Antimicrobial Stewardship Online CME Courses (Stanford Center for Continuing Medical Education)

  • To Prescribe or Not To Prescribe? Antibiotics and Outpatient Infections - This CME activity provides a practical approach to the management of common outpatient infections by the primary care provider through the use of didactic videos, patient role plays and interactive case based video. National guidelines will be reviewed with emphasis on the most appropriate empiric antibiotic choice and duration of therapy. Video role plays will demonstrate communication skills that can be used with patients regarding appropriate antibiotic usage.
  • Optimizing Antimicrobial Therapy with Timeouts - This CME/CPE activity provides a practical approach to performing “Antibiotic Timeouts” in the inpatient setting. Using short, didactic sessions, we will provide examples on how to reassess antibiotic therapy started empirically using clinical, laboratory, and microbiological data. The majority of this CME/CPE will be high-yield, interactive inpatient cases covering skin and soft tissue infections, pneumonia, catheter-associated urinary tract infections, and neutropenic fever, that illustrate the timeout process and the principles of appropriate use of antimicrobials.
  • Antimicrobial Stewardship: Optimization of Antibiotic Practices - The course will offer a number of illustrative cases, recognizable to the practicing physician in their practice to engage the learners in the thought processes that lead to optimal decision making, improved outcomes of individual patients, and harm reduction vis-a-vis the bacterial ecology.

Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance: A Social Science Approach (British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy) - Course participants will build their knowledge of how a social science perspective can fight the problem of antimicrobial resistance, gain insights into antimicrobial stewardship in different contexts and how to apply a social science research approach, and be introduced to different fields of study and social science theory.

Undifferentiated Sepsis Educational Module: Presented by Lisa Burry, BScPhm, PharmD (Sinai Health System-University Health Network Antimicrobial Stewardship Program)

Utilising Social Science and Behaviour Change in Antimicrobial Stewardship Programmes: Improving Healthcare: Presented by Peter Davey, MD, and Fabiana Lorencatto, PhD, MSc (British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy)

Utility of Rapid Diagnostics in Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia in Antimicrobial Stewardship Programs (Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists) - The course will review the commercially available rapid diagnostic testing available to be used in treating patients with S. aureus, technologies associated with available rapid testing, ways that rapid diagnostics can help in the management of patients with S. aureus, and ways to incorporate rapid diagnostics into antimicrobial stewardship programs to improve outcomes.

Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia Educational Module: Presented by Kevin Duplisea, BScPhm, PharmD (Sinai Health System-University Health Network Antimicrobial Stewardship Program)

The Western Pacific Antimicrobial Stewardship Program Online Educational Modules (Combat AMR)

WHO Policy Guidance on Integrated Antimicrobial Stewardship Activities Online Course (World Health Organization) - Four learning modules focus on a specific aspect of the global policy guidance for antimicrobial stewardship implementation activities.

Presentations and slide sets

2018 Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Summit: Antimicrobial Stewardship Implementation in Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Facilities: Presented by Muhammad S. Ashraf, MBBS (Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Assessment and Promotion Program)

2018 Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Summit: Antimicrobial Stewardship Interventions in Acute Care Hospitals: Presented by Trevor Van Schooneveld, MD (Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Assessment and Promotion Program)

2018 Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Summit: Antibiotic Stewardship Metrics: How Do You Measure Up? Presented by Kristi Kuper, PharmD (Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Assessment and Promotion Program)

2018 Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Summit: Antimicrobial Stewardship in the Outpatient Setting: Presented by Jasmine Riviere Marcelin, MD, and Andrea Green Hines, MD (Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Assessment and Promotion Program)

2018 Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Summit: Is Antibiotic Stewardship the Answer to C. difficile? Presented by Renuga Vivekanandan, MD, and John Horne, MD (Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Assessment and Promotion Program)

2018 Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Summit: Management of Common Infections in Long-Term Care: Presented by Christopher J. Crnich, MD, PhD (Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Assessment and Promotion Program)

2018 Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Summit: Public Health Support for Antimicrobial Stewardship: Presented by Maureen Tierney, MD, MSc, and Caitlin Pedati, MD, MSc (Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Assessment and Promotion Program)

2018 Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Summit: Regulatory Requirements for Hospitals and Outpatient Antimicrobial Stewardship: Presented by Scott Bergman, PharmD (Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Assessment and Promotion Program)

2018 Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Summit: Regulatory Requirements for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Antibiotic Stewardship Programs: Presented by Christopher J. Crnich, MD, PhD (Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Assessment and Promotion Program)

2018 Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Summit: Role of the Infection Control and Prevention Program in Antimicrobial Stewardship: Presented by Kate Tyner, BSN, RN (Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Assessment and Promotion Program)

2018 Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Summit: Role of the Laboratory in Antimicrobial Stewardship: Presented by Daniel Diekema, MD (Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Assessment and Promotion Program)

2018 Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Summit: Role of Nurses & Consultant Pharmacists in Antibiotic Stewardship in Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Facilities: Presented by Tammi Schaffart, BSN, RN, and Rebecca Ortmeier, PharmD (Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Assessment and Promotion Program)

Action: Community Antibiotic Stewardship Core Element: Presentation by DeAnn Richards, RN (Lake Superior Quality Improvement Organization)

Actionable Data for Antibiotic Stewardship: Case Examples: Presented by Melinda Neuhauser, PharmD, MPH; Erik Stensgard, PharmD; Clark Force, RPh; and Catherine Lexau, RN, PhD, MPH (US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Minnesota Department of Health, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Health Care System, and Tucson Medical Center) [Presentation] [Slides]

Addressing Misconceptions about Antibiotic Use with Patients and Families: Presented by James E. Hougas, III, MD (Minnesota One Health Antibiotic Stewardship Collaborative 2019 Minnesota Antibiotic Stewardship Conference)

Addressing Penicillin Allergies: Presentation by Becca Peglow, MD (Minnesota Department of Health Antibiotic Stewardship Conference: Focus on Ambulatory Care)

The AMR Problem: Demanding Ecologies, Margins and Co-Producing Alternative Strategies: Presented by Stephen Hinchliffe, PhD (Fresh Approaches to the Study of Antimicrobials in Society 2018 AMR Symposium) 

AMS challenges during COVID-19—reflections of antimicrobial team NHS Tayside: Presentation by Heather Kennedy, BPharm, at the “Addressing current challenges in antimicrobial stewardship” meeting (Scottish Antimicrobial Prescribing Group)

Antibiograms & You: A Love Story: Presentation by Jessica Minion, MD, MSc, D(ABBM) (Saskatchewan Health Authority)

Antibiotic Bootcamps for Developers: Post-Approval Economics for New Antibiotics (The Global Antibiotic Research & Development Partnership, CARB-X, the REPAIR Impact Fund, the Joint Programming Initiative on AMR, and Wellcome Trust)

Antibiotic Consumption Study in Irish Beef and Dairy Calves from Birth to 6 Months of Age: Presented by Bernadette Earley, PhD (Ireland Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine One Health Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Event)

Antibiotic Dosing in the Elderly: Presentation by Philip Chung, PharmD, MS, BCPS (Nebraska Medicine Antimicrobial Stewardship Assessment & Promotion Program)

Antibiotic Policies in the UK Dairy Industry: Unravelling the Practices Behind the Numbers: Presented by Stephanie Begemann, MSc, MA (Fresh Approaches to the Study of Antimicrobials in Society 2018 AMR Symposium) 

Antibiotic prescribing in suspected COVID-19 in acute Scottish hospitals: Presentation by Andrew Seaton, MBChB, MD, at the “Addressing current challenges in antimicrobial stewardship” meeting (Scottish Antimicrobial Prescribing Group)

Antibiotic Resistance by Lauren Cowley, PhD (Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health)

Antibiotic Resistance and the Environment...What We Know and What We Need to Know! Presented by Dearbháile Morris, PhD (Ireland Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine One Health Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Event)

Antibiotic Stewardship in Long-Term Care: Background and Implementation Strategies: Presentation by Joseph M. Mylotte, MD (Florida Department of Health)

Antibiotic Stewardship in Nursing Facilities: Presentation by Christopher Crnich, MD, PhD, MS (Lake Superior Quality Improvement Organization)

Antibiotic Treatment of GNR MDR Infections: Presentation by Stan Deresinski, MD (Stanford Antimicrobial Safety & Sustainability Program)

Antibiotics and Antibiotic Resistance in the Environment: Presentation from Alison Franklin, PhD (Phipps Conservatory One Health One Planet 2019 Symposium)

Antibiotics: Cherish or Perish: Presentation by Elizabeth Hermsen, PharmD, MBA (TEDxOmaha)

Antimicrobial Drug Resistance in the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond: Presentation from Sanjib Bhakta, DPhil, PhD, MSc (Birkbeck, University of London and University College London)

Antimicrobial Resistance: A Crisis We Can’t Ignore: Presentation from Kristen Obbink, DVM, MPH (Upper Midwest Agricultural Safety and Health Center Annual Forum 2019 on “Antimicrobial Resistance in Agriculture: Is It a Worker Health Issue?”)

Antimicrobial Resistance: Is It a Worker Health Issue?: Presentation from Peter Davies, BVSc, PhD (Upper Midwest Agricultural Safety and Health Center Annual Forum 2019 on “Antimicrobial Resistance in Agriculture: Is It a Worker Health Issue?”)

Antimicrobial Stewardship Data for Action and Education: Presented by Amanda Beaudoin, DVM, PhD (Minnesota One Health Antibiotic Stewardship Collaborative 2019 Minnesota Antibiotic Stewardship Conference)

Antimicrobial Stewardship for Ambulatory Care Settings: Presentation by Jeffrey Gerber, MD, PhD (Minnesota Department of Health Antibiotic Stewardship Conference: Focus on Ambulatory Care)

Antimicrobial Stewardship in Community Pharmacy: Challenges and Opportunities to Improve Antimicrobial Use and Quality of Care: Presentation by Joel Denewith, Victoria Cheung, and Casey Phillips, PharmD (Saskatchewan Health Authority)

Antimicrobial Stewardship in Long Term Care Facilities: Presentation by Bridget Olson, RPh, and Raymond Chinn, MD (Colorado Hospital Association Antimicrobial Stewardship Collaborative)

Antimicrobial Stewardship in the Outpatient Setting Module 1: Presentation by Jasmine Riviere Marcelin, MD (Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Assessment and Promotion Program)

Antimicrobial Stewardship in the Outpatient Setting Module 2: Presentation by Jasmine Riviere Marcelin, MD (Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Assessment and Promotion Program)

Antimicrobial Stewardship Program Awareness: Presentation by Jill Hanson (Lake Superior Quality Improvement Organization)

Antimicrobial Use and Resistance in the Food and Agriculture Sectors: Presented by April Johnson, DVM, PhD, MPH (World Federation of Public Health Associations International Global Health & Antimicrobial Resistance Workshop)

Applying implementation science principles to the design and evaluation of an antimicrobial stewardship intervention: Presentation by Ayodeji Matuluko, BPharm, MSc, at the “Addressing current challenges in antimicrobial stewardship” meeting (Scottish Antimicrobial Prescribing Group)

Assessment of the Use of Antibiotics and its Social Context on Poultry and Piggery Farms in Wakiso District, Uganda: Presented by Miriam Kayendeke (Fresh Approaches to the Study of Antimicrobials in Society 2018 AMR Symposium) 

Basics of Antibiotic Resistance: Focus on Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae: Presentation by Nimalie Stone, MD, MS (Lake Superior Quality Improvement Organization)

Big gaps in our knowledge about AMR: Presented by Mark Woolhouse, PhD (Wellcome Genome Campus Antimicrobial Resistance—Genomes, Big Data and Emerging Technology Conference)

Birthing Antimicrobial Resistance: Feminist Para-Ethnographies as Interdisciplinary Care Knowledge Practices: Presented by Andrea Nunez Casal, MA (Fresh Approaches to the Study of Antimicrobials in Society 2018 AMR Symposium) 

A Call to Action: Pharmaceutical Disposal in the Context of Antimicrobial Resistance in Canada: Presentation from Sheikh Muhammad Zeeshan Qadar, MS (Canada Public Health Association Conference 2020)

C. difficile and ASP Guidelines and Best Practices: Presentation by Belinda Ostrowsky, MD, MPH, FSHEA, FIDSA (Montefiore Medical Center and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University)

Characterizing US Animal Drug Consumption by Sales: Presented by Neal Bataller, DVM, ME (The Farm Foundation and the US Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service “Challenges to Changing Antibiotics Use in Food Animal Production: Economics, Data, and Policy Workshop”)

Clinical Microbiology Case Studies (American Society for Microbiology) - Case study presentations explore the microbiology lab’s role in susceptibility testing, prescribing decisions, and diagnosis of antibiotic-related enteric infections.

Combating Antimicrobial Resistance in Ghana: Presented by Kwaku Agyemang-Manu (World Federation of Public Health Associations International Global Health & Antimicrobial Resistance Workshop)

Commitment: Community Antibiotic Stewardship Core Element: Presentation by DeAnn Richards, RN (Lake Superior Quality Improvement Organization)

Community-Associated Clostridium difficile in Minnesota: Presentation by Maria Bye, MPH (Minnesota Department of Health Antibiotic Stewardship Conference: Focus on Ambulatory Care)

The Consumer Market for Chicken Raised without Antibiotics, 2012-16: Presented by Elina T. Page, PhD, Gianna Short, MFRE, Maria Bowman, PhD, and Stacy Sneeringer, PhD (The Farm Foundation and the US Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service “Challenges to Changing Antibiotics Use in Food Animal Production: Economics, Data, and Policy Workshop”)

Core Elements of Antibiotic Stewardship in Nursing Homes: Presentation by Sarah Kabbani, MD, MSc (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Decreasing Infections and Costs Through Good Antimicrobial Stewardship: A Healthcare System’s Journey with Antimicrobial Stewardship: Presentation by Kayla Ericksen, BSN, RN, and Katie Reinke, PharmD (Lake Superior Quality Improvement Organization)

Delivering Antimicrobial Stewardship Education during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Presentation by Sarah Fenton, MPharm, MSc (Irish Medication Safety Network)

Developing a multidisciplinary team approach to antimicrobial stewardship: an improvement journey: Presentation by Rachael Rodger, BPharm, PhD, at the “Addressing current challenges in antimicrobial stewardship” meeting (Scottish Antimicrobial Prescribing Group)

Developing New Animal Pharma Products—Relevance to Antibiotic Stewardship in Animal Agriculture: Presented by Karin Hoelzer, DVM, PhD (The Farm Foundation and the US Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service “Challenges to Changing Antibiotics Use in Food Animal Production: Economics, Data, and Policy Workshop”)

Diagnostic Stewardship: Does Optimisation of the Blood Culture Pathway Have a Role to Play? Presented by Dr. Mike Weinbren (2018 British Society for Microbial Technology Annual Scientific Conference: Rapid Diagnostics—Time is Relative)

Drug-Resistant Infections: Confronting an Escalating Crisis: Forum featuring Lauri Hicks, DO, Marc Lipsitch, DPhil, and Kevin Outterson, JD, with moderation from David Freeman (NBC News and the Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health)

Education and Expertise: Community Antibiotic Stewardship Core Element by DeAnn Richards, RN (Lake Superior Quality Innovation Network)

Essential Health Patient and Provider Education: Presented by Stephanie Nixon, PharmD (Minnesota One Health Antibiotic Stewardship Collaborative 2019 Minnesota Antibiotic Stewardship Conference)

Establishing antibiotic efficacy as a global public good: Presented by Amanda Howe, MD, Howard Catton, RN, MA, Catharina Boehme, MD,  and Nicholas Kitchin, MD (World Federation of Public Health Associations International Global Health & Antimicrobial Resistance Workshop)

Evaluating Animal Health Policies: Facts, Figures, and Opportunities Using Livestock Production Data: Presented by Elliott Dennis, MS, MBA (The Farm Foundation and the US Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service “Challenges to Changing Antibiotics Use in Food Animal Production: Economics, Data, and Policy Workshop”)

Evaluation of Antimicrobial Resistance Among Salmonella or Campylobacter Isolates from Agricultural Workers, 2012-2015: Presentation from Carrie Klumb, MPH (Upper Midwest Agricultural Safety and Health Center Annual Forum 2019 on “Antimicrobial Resistance in Agriculture: Is It a Worker Health Issue?”)

The Evolution of the Veterinary Drug Market and Antibiotics Prescribing Practices of French Veterinarians: Presented by Nicolas Fortane, PhD (Fresh Approaches to the Study of Antimicrobials in Society 2018 AMR Symposium) 

Exploring Antibiotic Use and the Problem of Resistance: Presentation by Kristi Wergin, BSN, RN, and Kathie Nichols, BSN, RN (Lake Superior Quality Improvement Organization)

Exploring the Use of Animation to Promote the Role of Social Science Research as a Tool for Engagement with Healthcare Professionals on Antimicrobial Stewardship: Presented by Esmita Charani, MPharm, PhD, MSc (Fresh Approaches to the Study of Antimicrobials in Society 2018 AMR Symposium) 

Farm to Bedside: Exploring Antimicrobial Use in Agriculture (Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center) - The Jan 26, 2018, symposium explores new antibiotic stewardship initiatives and assesses the impact of agricultural antimicrobial use on the health of immunocompromised patients.

FDA’s Proposed Method for Adjusting Antimicrobial Sales Data Using a Biomass Denominator: Presented by Susan Bright-Ponte, DVM, MPH (The Farm Foundation and the US Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service “Challenges to Changing Antibiotics Use in Food Animal Production: Economics, Data, and Policy Workshop”)

Fostering Core Stewardship Principles and VFD Animal Feed: Presented by Mike Murphy, DVM (The Farm Foundation and the US Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service “Challenges to Changing Antibiotics Use in Food Animal Production: Economics, Data, and Policy Workshop”)

Garnering Leadership Support for Antibiotic Stewardship in Your Facility: Presentation by Brett Whyte, MD (Minnesota Department of Health Antibiotic Stewardship Conference: Focus on Ambulatory Care)

Guardians of the Antibiotics: Microbiology’s Role in Stewardship: Presentation by Margie Morgan, MT, PhD, D(ABBM) (Southwestern Association of Clinical Microbiology)

Healthcare-Associated Infections and the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Summary of Michigan Data Reported to the National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN): Presentation from Elli Stier, MPH (Michigan Department of Health and Human Services)

Hospital Antibiotic Review Programme (HARP): QI Approach to Implementation: Presentation by Stephanie Dundas, MD, at the “Addressing current challenges in antimicrobial stewardship” meeting (Scottish Antimicrobial Prescribing Group)

How Goes the War Against Antibiotic Resistance? by Robert A. Weinstein, MD (2017 Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists Annual Meeting)

Human Antimicrobial Stewardship: Preserving Current and Future Antimicrobials: Presented by Dilip Nathwani, OBE (Ireland Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine One Health Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Event)

Humankind vs microbes: who is winning the war of antimicrobial resistance? Presentation by Mary K. Phillips-Jones, PhD (University of Nottingham Institute for Policy and Engagement)

Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on antibiotic use in Scotland: Presentation from William Malcolm at the “Addressing current challenges in antimicrobial stewardship” meeting (Scottish Antimicrobial Prescribing Group)

Impact of FDA Veterinary Feed Directive Policies on Practicing Veterinarians: Results of a Qualitative Survey: Presented by Cassidy Rist, DVM, MPH (The Farm Foundation and the US Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service “Challenges to Changing Antibiotics Use in Food Animal Production: Economics, Data, and Policy Workshop”)

Impact of the Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) Changes at the Farm Level: Presented by Phil Durst, MS (The Farm Foundation and the US Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service “Challenges to Changing Antibiotics Use in Food Animal Production: Economics, Data, and Policy Workshop”)

Implementing Respiratory Care and Antibiotic Prescribing Guidelines in Ambulatory Care: Presentation by Kimberly Prigge, APRN, CNP, Jodie Dvorkin, MD, MPH, Senka Hadzic, MPH, and Jessica Hold, PharmD (Minnesota Department of Health Antibiotic Stewardship Conference: Focus on Ambulatory Care)

Incentivizing New Veterinary Pharmaceutical Products to Combat Antibiotic Resistance: Presented by Stacy Sneeringer, PhD, and Matt Clancy, PhD (The Farm Foundation and the US Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service “Challenges to Changing Antibiotics Use in Food Animal Production: Economics, Data, and Policy Workshop”)

Infection Control: At the Heart of Antimicrobial Stewardship: Presentation by Charles Frenette, MD (2019 International Federation of Infection Control/Infection Prevention and Control Canada National Education Conference)

An Introduction to Judicious Use of Antibiotics: Presentation by Ivan Guerrero, MD (Florida Department of Health)

Key Components of Professional Education for Antimicrobial Stewardship: Presented by Kimberly Boeser, PharmD, MPH, and Emily Medcraft, PharmD (Minnesota One Health Antibiotic Stewardship Collaborative 2019 Minnesota Antibiotic Stewardship Conference)

Living-with Microbes in the Era of Antimicrobial Resistance: International Vaccine Developing in Benin, West-Africa: Presented by Salla Sariola, PhD (Fresh Approaches to the Study of Antimicrobials in Society 2018 AMR Symposium) 

Make Antimicrobials Great Again: Building a Case for Including the Indication for ALL Antimicrobial Orders: Presentation by Casey Phillips, PharmD (Saskatchewan Health Authority)

Making Chemical Infrastructures (In)visible: Environmental Imaginaries and the Environmental Sciences of Antimicrobial Resistance: Presented by Richard Helliwell, PhD (Fresh Approaches to the Study of Antimicrobials in Society 2018 AMR Symposium) 

Management of Skin and Soft-Tissue Infections: Application of Antimicrobial Stewardship Principles: Presentation by Travis Van Schooneveld, MD (2019 Nebraska Antimicrobial Stewardship Summit)

Measuring Antibiotic Use in LTCFS: Presentation by Elizabeth Dodds Ashley, PharmD, MHS (Duke University School of Medicine, Duke Center for Antimicrobial Stewardship and Infection Prevention, Duke Antimicrobial Stewardship Outreach Network)

Mitigating Transmission of Antimicrobial Resistance on Large Dairy Farms—A Project Overview: Presentation from John Shutske, PhD (Upper Midwest Agricultural Safety and Health Center Annual Forum 2019 on “Antimicrobial Resistance in Agriculture: Is It a Worker Health Issue?”)

Modelling evaluation of a political leadership programme: behavioural change to make the case for antimicrobial stewardship: Presented by Anda Bayliss, Toni McIntosh, and Rose Gallagher (Royal College of Nursing International Research Conference 2018)

Monitoring Antibiotic Use in the Swine Industry: Presented by Peter Davies, BVSc, PhD (The Farm Foundation and the US Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service “Challenges to Changing Antibiotics Use in Food Animal Production: Economics, Data, and Policy Workshop”)

Multi Drug Resistant Escherichia coli on an Irish Suckler Farm (2015-2017): Presented by William Fitzgerald, MVB, MVM (Ireland Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine One Health Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Event)

Multi-Drug Resistant Gram Negative Bacteria and Antimicrobial Stewardship: Presentation by Brian Meister, PharmD (Florida Department of Health)

The new era of diagnostics: will it ever start: Presentation by Herman Goossens, MD (2019 European Respiratory Society International Congress

October 2020 Virtual Public Meeting of the National Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring System: Transcripts and Recordings (US Food and Drug Administration)

One Health 2018—A Joint Approach for Healthcare and Veterinary Professional: Presented by Michael Creed TD (Ireland Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine One Health Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Event)

One Health and Antimicrobial Stewardship: Presented by Jeff Bender, DVM, MS (Purdue University Coppoc One Health Lecture)

One Health and the Control and Prevention of Antimicrobial Resistance: Presentation from Neil Clancy, MD (Phipps Conservatory One Health One Planet 2019 Symposium)

Outpatient Antibiotic Use and Stewardship in Minnesota: Presentation by Catherine Lexau, PhD, MPH, RN, and Emma Leof, MPH (Minnesota Department of Health Antibiotic Stewardship Conference: Focus on Ambulatory Care)

Panel: (Inter)nationalising the antibiotic pipeline: public options for antibiotic R&D: Presentations from Andrew C. Singer, PhD, Claas Kirchhelle, DPhil, MA, and Adam Roberts, PhD (The Oxford Martin School)

Patient Education Challenges and Resources: Presentation by Nancy Miller, MBA (Minnesota Department of Health Antibiotic Stewardship Conference: Focus on Ambulatory Care)

Perspectives of ‘Unqualified’ Practitioners on Antibiotics in Bangladesh: Presented by Md Fosiul Alam Nizame (Fresh Approaches to the Study of Antimicrobials in Society 2018 AMR Symposium) 

Pharming Animals: Antibiotics in Global Food Production (1935-2013): Presented by Claas Kirchhelle, DPhil, MA (Fresh Approaches to the Study of Antimicrobials in Society 2018 AMR Symposium)

PHO Talks: Antibiotics and the Zoo Living in You: Presentation from Bradley Langford, BScPhm, PharmD (Public Health Ontario)

Policy on Highest Priority Critically Important Antimicrobials (Ireland Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine One Health Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Event)

Practical Advice for Implementing an Antibiotic Stewardship Program in Long Term Care: Presentation by Lisa Davidson, MD (North Carolina Statewide Program for Infection Control & Epidemiology)

Practical Role of the Bacteriology Laboratory in Antibiotic Resistance Stewardship: Presentation by Jerome Robert, MD, PhD, MPH (2019 International Federation of Infection Control/Infection Prevention and Control Canada National Education Conference)

Prescribing for Dental Procedures: Presentation by Daniel Skaar, DDS, MBA, MS (Minnesota Department of Health Antibiotic Stewardship Conference: Focus on Ambulatory Care)

Prescriptions for Change: Achieving Responsible Medicines Use in Farm Animal Veterinary Practice: Presented by David Tisdall, BVSc (Ireland Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine One Health Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Event)

Price Premium and Welfare Implications of the “Natural” Label: A Machine Learning Application: Presented by Gianna Short, MFRE (The Farm Foundation and the US Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service “Challenges to Changing Antibiotics Use in Food Animal Production: Economics, Data, and Policy Workshop”)

Public-Health Driven, Non-Profit Drug Development: The Global Antibiotic Research and Development Partnership: Presented by Manica Balasegaram, MD (World Federation of Public Health Associations International Global Health & Antimicrobial Resistance Workshop)

Rapid Diagnostics, Bad Bugs and Antibiotics: Not That Easy: Presented by Dr. Vanya Gant (2018 British Society for Microbial Technology Annual Scientific Conference: Rapid Diagnostics—Time is Relative)

Rapid Metagenomic Diagnosis of Hospital Acquired Pneumonia: Presented by Dr. Justin O’Grady (2018 British Society for Microbial Technology Annual Scientific Conference: Rapid Diagnostics—Time is Relative)

Rational Use of Antibiotics in Thailand: Realities from Local Health Facilities in Central Thailand: Presented by Panoopat Poompruek, PhD (Fresh Approaches to the Study of Antimicrobials in Society 2018 AMR Symposium) 

Reimagining Human Health: The Microbiome, Farming, and Medicine (The Hannah Arendt Center for Politics and Humanities at Bard College)

Responsible Antibiotic Use in the Emergency Department: Presentation by Miguel A. Cortel, PharmD (Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Ottawa)

Restricting Quinolones/Cephalosporins: Cause for Alarm or Squeezing the Balloon? by Arjun Srinivasan, MD (2017 Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists Annual Meeting)

The role of constructed wetlands in tackling water pollution problems and the spread of antimicrobial resistance: Presentation from Franek Bydalek (University of Bath Water Innovation & Research Centre)

Seeking UTI care “that works” in Uganda: work in progress: Presented by Mike Kesby, PhD (Fresh Approaches to the Study of Antimicrobials in Society 2018 AMR Symposium) 

Setting the Scene: Challenges in AMR from the Global Health Perspective: Presented by Marc Sprenger, MD, PhD (World Federation of Public Health Associations International Global Health & Antimicrobial Resistance Workshop)

Show Me the Money! Antimicrobials vs. Rapid Diagnostic Pipelines by Melissa D. Johnson, PharmD, MHS, and Romney M. Humphries, PhD (2017 Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists Annual Meeting)

The Social Determinants of Antibiotic Prescribing: Towards a More Human Stewardship: Presented by Julia E. Szymczak, PhD (Minnesota One Health Antibiotic Stewardship Collaborative 2019 Minnesota Antibiotic Stewardship Conference)

Solving the Mysteries of C. difficile Infection: Using the Bench to Inform the Bedside by Kevin W. Garey, PharmD, MS (2017 Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists Annual Meeting)

Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia: Optimizing Care: Presentation by Cheyanne Boehm, BSP, Leon Byker, MBChB, and Alexander Wong, MD (Saskatchewan Health Authority)

State of the World’s Antibiotics in 2018: Presented by Ramanan Laxminarayan, PhD, MPH (Wellcome Genome Campus Antimicrobial Resistance—Genomes, Big Data and Emerging Technology Conference)

Stemming the Superbug Tide: Just a Few Dollars More: Presented by Ulrik Vestergaard Knudsen (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development EU Health Ministerial Meeting on Best Practices for Combating Antimicrobial Resistance)

Stewardship in Emergency Departments: Presentation by Peter Currie, MD (Minnesota Department of Health Antibiotic Stewardship Conference: Focus on Ambulatory Care)

Stewardship in Targeted Populations—Potential Partners for LTCF: Presentation by Libby Dodds Ashley, PharmD, MHS (Duke University School of Medicine, Duke Center for Antimicrobial Stewardship and Infection Prevention, Duke Antimicrobial Stewardship Outreach Network)

Stopping Antibiotic Resistance Evolution (StARE): Presented by Fiona Walsh, PhD (Ireland Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine One Health Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Event)

Structural Challenges of Supplying U.S. Beef Raised with Fewer Antibiotics: Presented by Maria Bowman, PhD (The Farm Foundation and the US Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service “Challenges to Changing Antibiotics Use in Food Animal Production: Economics, Data, and Policy Workshop”)

Toward Understanding On-Farm Demand for Antibiotics: Presented by David Hennessy, PhD, Yanan Jia, and Hongli Feng, PhD (The Farm Foundation and the US Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service “Challenges to Changing Antibiotics Use in Food Animal Production: Economics, Data, and Policy Workshop”)

Transmission of Staphylococci in the Critical Care Environment: Presented by Dr. Stephanie Dancer (2018 British Society for Microbial Technology Annual Scientific Conference: Rapid Diagnostics—Time is Relative)

Teamwork for UTI diagnosis: Practical tools and skills: Presentation by Heidi Wald, MD, MSPH (Colorado Hospital Association)

Tracking and Reporting: Community Antibiotic Stewardship Core Element: Presentation by DeAnn Richards, RN (Lake Superior Quality Improvement Organization)

Understanding Physician-to-Patient Communication Strategies to Avoid Unnecessary Antibiotic Prescribing: Presentation by Lauri Hick, DO, and Rita Mangione-Smith, MD, MPH (Lake Superior Quality Improvement Organization) [Presentation] [Slides]

UTI: An Opportunity for Antimicrobial Stewardship: Presentation by Ghinwa Dumyati, MD, and Elizabeth Dodds Ashley, PharmD, MHS (Rochester Nursing Home Collaborative)

UTIs in Long-Term Care (Saskatchewan Health Authority)

Vaccinations as Part of Outpatient Antimicrobial Stewardship Programs: Presentation by Michael E. Klepser, PharmD (Lake Superior Quality Improvement Organization)

VFD Implementation Impacted Pig Farmers, Their Veterinarians, and Feed Providers: Perspectives and Lessons Learned: Presented by Lee Schultz, PhD, MS (The Farm Foundation and the US Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service “Challenges to Changing Antibiotics Use in Food Animal Production: Economics, Data, and Policy Workshop”)

VFD and Veterinarians’ Bottom Line: Presented by Gail Hansen, DVM, MPH (The Farm Foundation and the US Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service “Challenges to Changing Antibiotics Use in Food Animal Production: Economics, Data, and Policy Workshop”)

What Happened to HCAP? Approaches to Appropriate Therapy for Pneumonia Originating from the Community by Karl Madaras-Kelly, PharmD, MPH (2017 Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists Annual Meeting)

What is an Antibiotic Stewardship Program: Presentation by Jane Rogers, RN, and Anne Messer, MPH (Lake Superior Quality Improvement Organization)

When guidelines don’t guide: Presentation by Jessica Thompson, PharmD, and Amy McCombs, MSN, RN (Nevada Antimicrobial Stewardship Program)

Who or What Has Agency in the Discussion of Antimicrobial Resistance in the UK News Media (2010-2015)? Presented by Luke Collins, PhD, MA (Fresh Approaches to the Study of Antimicrobials in Society 2018 AMR Symposi

WiTAP Antimicrobial Stewardship Program: Presentation by Jill Hanson and DeAnn Richards, RN (Lake Superior Quality Improvement Organization)

Workshop on Antimicrobial Resistance: Databases, Resources and Tools for Antimicrobial Research (CLIMB-BIG-DATA, the Public Health Alliance for Genomic Epidemiology and the Joint Programming Initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance) - Workshop materials, including videos, slides, and GitHub resources provide training on the uses of existing antimicrobial resistance databases, the use of bioinformatics tools to detect antimicrobial resistance genes from genomes, ways of comparing and systematically reporting results from antimicrobial resistance genomics, and a practical introduction to bioinformatics workflows.

Zoonoses in Farm Workers: Observations from South Dakota: Presentation from Russ Daly, DVM, MS (Upper Midwest Agricultural Safety and Health Center Annual Forum 2019 on “Antimicrobial Resistance in Agriculture: Is It a Worker Health Issue?”)

 

Twitter chats

Antimicrobial Stewardship Pharmacy Technician Forum (British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy) - The forum is an online professional meeting place for pharmacy technicians to share and access resources and learn about each other’s experiences.

ASPchat (IDStewardship) - #ASPChat is a monthly Twitter chat meant to stimulate conversation on all things related to antimicrobial stewardship. #ASPChat occurs on the third Thursday of each month, and chats follow a common theme.

Gulf–Middle East–North Africa Educational Collaborative on Antimicrobial Stewardship (British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy) - The educational collaborative is an interactive online network that hosts a discussion forum and a collection of resources.

Infectious Diseases Educator Network (Antimicrobial Stewardship Training, Education, and Research Network at the University of California San Francisco) - IDEN is a communication and resource-sharing platform for clinicians, educators, and researchers interested in education on infectious diseases pharmacotherapy and antimicrobial stewardship.

Nursing Antimicrobial Stewardship Forum (British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy)

 

Workbooks and toolkits

AMR Research Infrastructure Dashboards (Joint Programming Initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance and VALUE-DX) - The interactive dashboards provide an overview of existing resources and services (eg, biobanks, databases, and research infrastructure) relevant to research on antimicrobial resistance across the One Health domain.

AMR Vet Collective (University of Sydney) - AMR Vet Collective is an online resource that will keep veterinary practitioners up to date with the latest information on antimicrobial resistance and education resources that promote the best-practice management of infectious diseases in animals and humans.

Antibiotic Awareness Week 2019 Resources (Australia’s National Centre for Antimicrobial Stewardship) - Educational resources for patients and clinicians include beta-lactam allergy fact sheets, antibiotic duration fact sheets, antibiotic patient information leaflets, an IV-to-oral switch fact sheet, and a five-step tool for improving antibiotic use in aged care.

Antibiotics and You (George Washington University Antibiotic Resistance Action Center) - Antibiotics and You is an interactive website that educates patients about the dangers of taking unnecessary antibiotics and ways they can feel better when antibiotics are unneeded.

An Antimicrobial Resistance Learning Framework for Children and Young People (Youth against Antimicrobial Resistance) - The toolkit identifies key learning outcomes related to antimicrobial resistance appropriate to different age groups that are applicable across a diverse range of settings and learning environments.

Antimicrobial Resistance: A Training Resources Guide (Health Education England) - The guide promotes available learning on the management of infective states, infection prevention and control, antimicrobial resistance, and antimicrobial stewardship.

Antimicrobial Resistance and Stewardship Initiative (University of Minnesota) - ARSI provides high-quality and evidence-based resources for antimicrobial resistance and stewardship and conducts research to advance knowledge of companion animal diseases and treatment.

Antimicrobial Stewardship in Australian Health Care 2018 (Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care) - The free ebook summarizes current evidence about antimicrobial stewardship strategies and interventions and their implementation. Chapters 1-7 provide strategies for implementing and sustaining antimicrobial stewardship, and chapters 8-12 examine the roles of different clinicians.

Antimicrobial Stewardship Curriculum for High School Students (The Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists; Content created by Bethany Wattles, PharmD, MHA)

Antimicrobial Stewardship: From Principles to Practice (The British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy) - A free eBook provides a global and practical primer on the wise use of antibiotics.

Antimicrobial Stewardship Workbook (Scottish Antimicrobial Prescribing Group and NHS Education for Scotland) - The purpose of this workbook is to support registered nurses and midwives learning around antimicrobial stewardship and support the care of patients with infections.

The Cold Standard (Choosing Wisely Canada and the College of Family Physicians of Canada) - The toolkit provides educational resources (some in Arabic, English, French, Punjabi, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, and Tagalog) related to antimicrobial stewardship for the treatment of respiratory tract infections in primary care settings.

Communication Toolkit for Professionals in Hospitals and Other Healthcare Settings (European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control)

Community Education Program: “Antibiotics & You” (Michigan Antibiotic Resistance Reduction Coalition)

Do Bugs Need Drugs? Daycare/Early Childhood Education (Alberta Health Services and the British Columbia Centre for Disease Control) - The Do Bugs Need Drugs? Daycare program for early childhood educators and children ages 2 to 5 years emphasizes the importance of teaching young children about how proper handwashing can prevent the spread of disease and reduce the need for antibiotics.

eDASON (Duke Antimicrobial Stewardship Outreach Network) - eDASON is a series of inexpensive but useful and practical ready-to-use tools that can be used by hospitals anywhere in the country. These educational tools are designed to engage and empower hospital personnel to take an active role in the processes of antimicrobial stewardship and education.

A Germ's Journey: A Fight Against Resistance (De Montfort University Leicester) - “A Germ’s Journey” is an interactive book about superheroes that teaches children ages 7 to 11 about antimicrobial resistance.

Guide to Infection Control in the Hospital (International Society for Infectious Diseases) - The free, open-access guide includes information and recommendations on the role of microbiologists and pharmacists in antimicrobial stewardship and and a discussion on controversial issues and suggested practices related to combating antimicrobial resistance in healthcare settings.

Health workers’ education and training on AMR: curricula guide (World Health Organization and Public Health England) - The curricula guide lays out learning objectives and outcomes as they pertain to health worker groups involved in antimicrobial stewardship.

High School Biology/Health Program: “Viruses and Bacteria, Antibiotic Development, and Antibiotic Resistance” (Michigan Antibiotic Resistance Reduction Coalition) 

Infection Prevention and Control Resource Library (US National Association of County and City Health Officials) - NACCHO released a resource library for infection prevention and control professionals, which includes tools for preventing antimicrobial resistance.

Keep Antibiotics Working Campaign (Public Health England) - The national campaign supports the UK government’s efforts to reduce inappropriate prescriptions for antibiotics by raising awareness of the issue of antibiotic resistance and reducing demand from the public. Resources include social media toolkits, posters, fact sheets, digital promotion materials, and more.

OPERATE SOC AMR Curriculum: Interdisciplinary training on the social dimensions of AMR (Sonar Global) - The Sonar-Global OPERATE-SOC AMR training curriculum is an intended resource for trainers who aim to provide an interdisciplinary training into the social dimensions of AMR in practice, using a One Health framework as a point of departure. The curriculum complements the more theoretical specialized social science curriculum SPECIAL-SOC AMR.

Patient and Public Involvement Toolkit and Practical Guide: Antimicrobial Medicines Development Research (COMBACTE-MAGNET)

POWER the AMRevolution (Sepsis Alliance) - POWER the AMRevolution is an educational campaign to create broader awareness of antimicrobial resistance and the signs and symptoms of sepsis.

Raising Awareness of Antimicrobial Stewardship for Nurses and Midwives (NHS Education for Scotland)

Responsive Dialogues: Delivering Policies and Actions on AMR (Wellcome) - Wellcome developed a guide to using the Responsive Dialogue framework to involve communities in the design, implementation, and enforcement of solutions and policies around antimicrobial resistance.

Say Naaah: Open Up & Think Twice about Antibiotics (British Columbia Centre for Disease Control and the British Columbia Dental Association) - Say Naaah is a toolkit of materials that dentists and dental patients can use to make wise decisions about antibiotic use in dentistry.

Science Debate Kit: Antibiotic Resistance (e-Bug, Public Health England) - The kit can be used in school and community settings to get young people discussing issues around antibiotics.

Sepsis Educational Tools (The UK Sepsis Trust) - The UK Sepsis Trust developed a manual and educational videos on screening, diagnostics, and care of patients with suspected or confirmed sepsis, highlighting the role of antimicrobial stewardship and appropriate empirical antimicrobial use.

SPECIAL SOC AMR Curriculum: Training social scientists on the social dimensions of AMR (Sonar Global) - The Special-SOC AMR training curriculum handbook and booklet are a resource for trainers who aim to provide high-level training on the relevance of social sciences in antimicrobial resistance to scholars or professionals with a university-level social science background.

Superbugs are Not Funny (George Washington University Antibiotic Resistance Action Center) - Superbugs are Not Funny is a collaboration between the Antibiotic Resistance Action Center and comedian Robert Mac to educate and empower people about antibiotic resistance through humor and video.

TARGET Antibiotic Toolkit (UK Royal College of General Practitioners) - TARGET stands for: Treat Antibiotics Responsibly, Guidance, Education, Tools. The toolkit helps influence prescribers’ and patients’ personal attitudes, social norms, and perceived barriers to optimal antibiotic prescribing. It includes a range of resources that can each be used to support prescribers’ and patients’ responsible antibiotic use.

Training Materials for a Course on Control of Multi-Drug Resistant Micro-organisms in Health Care Settings (European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control Public Health Training Section)

Training Materials for a Course on Development, Implementation and Evaluation of Prudent Antibiotics Use Campaigns (European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control Public Health Training Section)

Training Materials for a Course on Point Prevalence Surveys (PPS) (European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control Public Health Training Section)

Using Antibiotics Wisely in Long-Term Care (Choosing Wisely Canada) - A suite of educational resources and practice change recommendations help interprofessional teams integrate antimicrobial stewardship in long-term care settings.

Using Antibiotics Wisely Communications Toolkit (Choosing Wisely Canada)

WASH FIT version 2: The Water and Sanitation for Health Facility Improvement Tool (UNICEF)

We Need You (World Organisation for Animal Health) - “We Need You” provides communication resources for veterinary services, policymakers, veterinarians, veterinary students, farmers, the pharmaceutical industry, wholesalers and retailers, and animal feed manufacturers to unlock key messages that guide antimicrobial use for animals.

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