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Presidential Advisory Council on Combating Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria

September 12, 2022 - September 13, 2022

The 21st Presidential Advisory Council on Combating Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria (PACCARB) public meeting is tentatively being planned as an in-person event on September 12 and September 13, 2022. The meeting will focus on pandemic preparedness and AMR policy.

Highlighted topics include:

  • Understanding the Human Diagnostic Communication Network (Labs, Public Health Departments, and Providers)
  • Infection Prevention and Control for Resistant Pathogens during a Medical Surge
  • Leveraging the Existing Pipeline of Available Vaccines and Therapeutics while Developing New AMR MCMs (Human)
  • Developing New Human Diagnostics in an Emergency Situation: What’s Expected, Needed, and How We Get What We Need
  • A Pandemic Response from a Global Perspective
  • The Agricultural Workforce: Human Health Risk and the Role of Workers as Vectors of Transmission
  • The Role of Associations in Pandemic Response and Dissemination of Information
  • Impact of a Public Health Emergency on Human Antibiotic Stewardship Practices
  • Diagnosing Fungal Infections and Resistance with our Current Diagnostic Capacity
  • The Role of Diagnostics in Herds: Availability, Challenges, and How They’re Used
  • The Federal Strategy for Animal Surveillance, Information Sharing, and Disseminating Guidance
  • Recognizing the Pandemic: Identifying the “AMR Pandemic” within the Pandemic and Disseminating Information and Guidance
  • Leveraging Current Human Antibiotic-Use-Monitoring for AMR Pandemic Surveillance
  • Recognizing the Pandemic: Producer Surveillance Methods and Identifying Secondary AMR infections in Animal Production
  • Development of New Animal Vaccines and Understanding Federal Regulations
  • Understanding the Animal Diagnostic Communication Network (Labs, Producers, and Veterinarians)
  • Sources of Environmental Contamination and the Potential for Surveillance

This meeting is open to the public. Members of the public can choose to attend in-person (attendance will be limited) or view the meeting via webcast. Please visit the HHS 21st Presidential Advisory Council on Combating Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria (PACCARB) website to register.


September 12, 2022
September 13, 2022
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