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Minister questioned on Government's antimicrobial resistance strategy

11 September 2018

The Health and Social Care Committee hears from Steve Brine MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Department of Health and Social Care, and healthcare professionals, on and priorities for the Government’s next AMR strategy.

Witnesses

Tuesday 11 September in the Wilson Room, Portcullis House

At 2:30 pm

  • Professor Mike Sharland, Chair, Advisory Committee on Antimicrobial Prescribing, Resistance and Healthcare Associated Infection
  • Dr Susan Hopkins, Healthcare Epidemiologist Consultant in Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Public Health England 

At 3:30 pm

  • Steve Brine MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Department of Health and Social Care
  • Professor Peter Borriello, Chief Executive, Veterinary Medicines Directorate, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
  • Dr Susan Hopkins, Healthcare Epidemiologist Consultant in Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Public Health England 

Purpose of the session

The Committee will focus on asking what the key actions and priorities for the Government’s next AMR strategy, due to be published at the end of this year, will be.

Further information

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