Month: May 2024

Subscribe now for the Field Laboratory Preparedness short course

Subscribe now for the Field Laboratory Preparedness short course

Are you a biomedical scientist or professional with an interest in setting up and managing a district laboratory in resource-limited settings? Do you wish to apply the Quality Management System principles in a district laboratory? If so, this course is for you! Apply now for the ITM 3-week training ‘Field Laboratory Preparedness’, before 30 September […]

Practical teaching on AMR at ITM short course

Practical teaching on AMR at ITM short course

As part of the French ITM course “Challenges in International Health”, participants were submerged for two days (15-16 May 2024) into the challenges and actions in the battle against antimicrobial resistance. Besides lectures on epidemiology, surveillance, antibiotic stewardship, antibiotic use and infection prevention and control, participants rotated in a caroussel of practical work stations. They […]

Workshop on AMR at the Clinical Research Unit of Nanoro, Burkina Faso

Workshop on AMR at the Clinical Research Unit of Nanoro, Burkina Faso

Palpouguini Lompo, a research partner of the Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp (ITM), and his team organized a workshop on antimicrobial resistance (AMR) on 26th and 27th of March 2024 at the Clinical Research Unit of Nanoro (CRUN), Burkina Faso. The topics covered by these workshops were: the definition, causes, consequences of AMR and what […]