Drs. Doug Call and Thumbi Mwangi presented at the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene meeting November 5-7, Washington D.C. Dr. Call presented “Ecological and socioeconomic factors that make antibiotic resistance a one health challenge,” and Dr. Mwangi presented on “Linking Human and Animal Health: A population-based animal syndromic surveillance study.”
In November Dr. Call also presented findings on antibiotic resistance to the Global Antibiotic Resistance Partnership (GARP) team at the Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics & Policy, Washington, D.C. For more information please click here.
Dr. Call was invited to give two presentations in Seoul, South Korea, December 3-4, on his antibiotic resistance research. Meetings were held at the Avian Disease Division of the Animal and Plant Quarantine Agency and at the College of Veterinary Science, Konkuk University, in Seoul. The title of the talk was “The potential role of antibiotic residues in perpetuation of antibiotic resistance in Salmonella and E. coli