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Sunday, 10 April 2016 7.45 h - 8.45 h (Hall H) Meet-the-Expert Session ME038: Genotypic and phenotypic detection of colistin resistance in Gram-negative bacilli 9.00 h - 11.00 h (Hall G) 2-hour Symposium SY045: Multidrug- and extremely drug-resistant Gram-negative bacilli: the storm is here 13.15 h - 14.15 h (Room: G107) ESGARS Meeting: All interested persons are cordially invited to join the meeting and plan future Study Group activities.
This report describes the resistance data from five countries in the WHO European Region gathered through the Central Asian and Eastern European Surveillance of Antimicrobial Resistance (CAESAR) network, in which ESGARS participates. It aims to provide guidance and inspiration to countries that are building or strengthening their national systems for antimicrobial resistance surveillance and to stimulate the international sharing of data. WHO and its partners remain committed to supporting countries in these endeavours through the activities of the CAESAR network.
Sunday, 26 April 2015 13.15 - 14.15 (Room 6) ESGARS Business Meeting: All interested persons are cordially invited to join the meeting and plan future Study Group activities.
Monday, 27 April 2015 07.45 - 08.45 (Hall J) ESGARS Meet-the-Expert Session ME08: How to screen for carriage of carbapenem-resistant bacteria?
Tuesday, 28 April 2015 07.45 - 08.45 (Hall L) ESGARS Meet-the-Expert Session ME16: How and when to use non-conventional drugs for treatment of Gram-negative pathogens? 13.30 - 15.30 (Hall H) ESGARS Symposium SY58: Bloodstream infections in the era of MDR and XDR Gram-negative bacteria. Organized jointly with the Bloodstream and Sepsis Group (ESGBIS).
ESGARS Symposium: Carbapenemases from prevention to treatment.
Sunday, 11 May 2014 13.15 - 14.15 (Room 132) ESGARS Business Meeting: All interested persons are cordially invited to join the meeting and plan future Study Group activities.
Monday, 12 May 2014 09.00 - 12.00 (Room 122/123) CAESAR Meeting
Tuesday, 13 May 2014 9.00 - 11.00 (Hall E) ESGARS Symposium: Combined antimicrobial therapy for multi-resistant Gram-negative bacteria.
Retrieval of antimicrobial susceptibility data from invasive infections, urinary tract infections and lower respiratory tract infections - a pilot project involving Turkey and Israel. The project received funding by ESCMID (EUR 30'000) in 2011. The research project resulted in the establishment of the CAESAR (Central Asian and Eastern European Surveillance of Antimicrobial Resistance) network, a collaboration between ESCMID, WHO Europe and The Public Health Institute of The Netherlands (RIVM). The CAESAR network is a sister network of EARS-Net, and is presently collecting data from several countries in the target area.
Sunday, 28 April 2013 13.15 - 14.15 (Hall 9) ESGARS Business Meeting: All interested persons are cordially invited to join the meeting and plan future ESGARS activities. 16.00 - 18.00 (Hall D) ESGARS Symposium: Resistance to non-beta-lactam antibiotics in Gram-negative bacilli
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Miriagou V, Cornaglia G, Edelstein M, Galani I, Giske CG, Gniadkowski M, Malamou-Lada E, Martinez-Martinez L, Navarro F, Nordmann P, Peixe L, Pournaras S, Rossolini GM, Tsakris A, Vatopoulos A, Cantón R.