Antimicrobials 2019

EUCAST Workshop

Registration is now open for a EUCAST Workshop, to be held on Wednesday, 20 February 2019.

Open to all registered Antimicrobials 2019 delegates (register via the Antimicrobials 2019 registration portal, which can be accessed in the Registration tab above), this Workshop is designed as an interactive forum for EUCAST users and non-users alike to hear the latest on EUCAST activities, discuss some of the more challenging areas of testing, and discuss any and all implementation issues.

Time: 14:00 - 17:30
Venue: Ibis Room, Pullman Hyde Park Sydney

1. Update on EUCAST activities John Turnidge 
2. The New Susceptible - Increased exposure (Intermediate) John Turnidge 
3. Troublesome antimicrobials (esp. colistin and fosfomycin) Lou Cooley 
4. Haemophilus influenzae testing issues  Shelanah Fernando
5. What are ECOFFs and why do they matter?  John Turnidge 
6. Selective / cascade reporting  Maryza Graham 
7. CPE detection (and how effective is it?)  Tom Gottlieb 
8. EUCAST antifungal testing (e.g., should we promote it?)  Sharon Chen 
9. Non-tuberculous Mycobacteria and Nocardia  Lisa Shephard
10. VetCAST/VAST (What's going on with them)  John Turnidge 
11. Tips and tricks in susceptibility testing  John Turnidge