ESCMID Postgraduate Education Course "Challenges in Veterinary Hospital Infection Control and Antimicrobial Stewardship" Birmingham, United Kingdom 4 April 2018

 Published: 01 Feb 2018 | Last Updated: 01 Feb 2018 11:10

The European Study Group for Veterinary Microbiology (ESGVM) in collaboration with the European Study Group for Antimicrobial Policies (ESGAP) is pleased to invite you to “Challenges in Veterinary Hospital Infection Control and Antimicrobial Stewardship” education course which will be held on 4th April 2018 as a pre-BSAVA satellite meeting.
In this second edition of the ESGVM/ESGAP education course, a number of international renowned experts will cover topics such as implementation of infection control and antimicrobial stewardship in veterinary practices, surveillance of antimicrobial resistance in companion animals, MRSA/MRSP patient management and critical steps in antibiotic selection decision-making.
Meeting programme and registration details can be found in the attached leaflet and on the event web-page:
A number of attendance grants are available for ESCMID “young scientist members”, the dead-line for application 7th February 2018. Please note that ESCMID membership is required to be eligible for the attendance grants. The ESCMID membership fee is affordable (only 38 euro for < 35 years) and gives more than 50% discount on the course fee and various other benefits. For more information on ESCMID membership:
Non-ESCMID member can register for the course after they register as ESCMID website users at:
Contact:  For additional information about the course please contact Dorina Timofte (