In light of estimates that the total cost of AMR to healthcare systems within OECD countries will reach £1.9 trillion by 2050, on 6th September 2016, Knowlex will welcome more than 350 healthcare professionals to Manchester, European City of Science, for Infection Prevention & Control 2016. From across the healthcare sector, professionals will come together to review the latest developments in infection prevention and control, including the most up-to-date stats from Public Health England, the latest guidelines and quality standards from NICE, and the final recommendations from the wide-ranging Review on Antimicrobial Resistance.
SpeeDx will be presenting on their novel qPCR technology designed to support antibiotic stewardship.
12:20PM – 1:05PM. Stream 2.2: