World Anti-Microbial Resistance Congress 2018

Since 2015, the World Anti-Microbial Resistance Congress has been the go-to global meeting for stakeholders to discuss strategies and commercial approaches to combat AMR.

Over 400 stakeholders will once again gather in Washington D.C. to discuss critical challenges and opportunities to advance antibiotic and diagnostics development, improve antimicrobial stewardship practice and incentivize funding and partnering to bring innovation to patients and the healthcare system in need.

At the 4th Annual World Anti-Microbial Resistance Congress, discussions will be addressing 4 key

  • Antibiotic R&D
  • Diagnostics
  • Antimicrobial Stewardship
  • Innovation Showcase

Hospitals, investors, government employees, regulators, international organizations, funding agencies and innovative solution providers will be discussing the most pressing and contentious areas of combating antimicrobial resistance including:

  • How to remove hurdles to non-traditional antibiotics development and funding?
  • How to bring effective incentives such as market entry rewards and transferrable exclusivity to fruition?
  • How to fundamentally change the reimbursement framework of antimicrobial drugs?
  • How can innovation and technology support antimicrobial stewardship programs and improve
  • How to streamline antimicrobial susceptibility tests approval and accessibility, while incentivizing
    innovation in AST?


More information can be found on the official event webpage: http://www.terrapinn.com/conference/antimicrobial-resistance-congress-usa/index.stm

when 25/10/2018 - 26/10/2018
where Ritz Carlton, Washington DC, US