27th JUNE 2018

*Programme subject to change

08:45 - Delegate Registration & Expo

09:35 - Conference Chair Introduction

Speaker: Dr Diane Ashiru-Oredope, Lead Pharmacist, AMR Programme, Public Health England

09:40 - Keynote Address- Progress on the Government's ambitions to tackle AMR and Reducing inappropriate prescribing by 50%

Speaker: Dr Susan Hopkins, Deputy Director,PHE and lead for AMR

09:55 - UK AMR Diagnostics Collaborative

Speaker: Fiona Carragher, Deputy Chief Scientific Officer, NHS England

10:10 - Improving awareness and understanding of antimicrobial resistance across Europe

Speaker: Dr. Marc Spreger, Director of the Antimicrobial Resistance Secretariat, World Health Organisation

10:30 - Antibiotic stewardship for Animal Health

Speaker: Niloy Acharyya, AMR National Policy Lead, VMD, Defra

10:45 - Training the next generation, Investing in tackling AMR

Speaker: Dr Enrique Castro-Sánchez, Health Protection Research Unit, Imperial College London

11:00 - OMPTA’s: Next generation Gram-negative Compounds

Speaker: Speaker: Glenn Dale, Head of Antibiotic research and Early Development, Polyphor

11:15 - Refreshments & Expo

Shared Learning Part 1: Sustained improvements and update of interventions

11:35 - Children & Families

Speakers: Steve Morton, Health and Wellbeing Manager
Shelagh Snape, Lead Health Protection Nurse Practitioner, PHE North West

11:50 - Reducing gram negative blood infections Prescribing within England

Speaker: Dr Annie Joseph, Integrated Antimicrobial Stewardship Fellow, Microbiology Specialty Registrar, Nottingham University Hospital

12:10 - Role of Innovation

Speakers: Shahzad Razaq, Principal Pharmacist for Medicine & Anti-Infectives, Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust

12:30 - The role of Diagnostic Stewardship to tackle antibiotic resistance

Speaker: John Derrick, Westside Medical Centre

12:50 - Regional & National communications to promote antibiotic stewardship

Speakers: Shak Rafiq, Communications Lead, NHS Leeds West CCG
Natasha Noor, Senior Communications Officer, NHS Leeds West CCG

13:10 - Lunch, Expo & Poster Session

Shared Learning Part 2: Entries from 2018

The featured abstracts were chosen from the shortlisted submissions by the conference organisers, independently of the Public Health England judging process.

14:00 - Assessing AMR activities using Health Equities Assessment tool

Speaker: Dr Diane Ashiru-Oredope and Graeme Hood, Public Health England

14:20 - Community Communications

TBC - details of two featured abstracts to be added shortly

14:35 - Agriculture and Food

Abstract one: Big achievements of the British poultry meat - Richard Griffiths

Abstract two: Antimicrobials in livestock: stewardship, resistance and the Bristol Veterinary School's AMR Force - Kristen Reyher

14:50 - Diagnostic Stewardship

Abstract one: Point of Care ‘C - Reactive Protein’ (POC CRP) Testing in LRTI to Reduce Antimicrobial Prescribing and Resistance in Primary Care - Preety (Emlata) Ramdut

Abstract two: The introduction of point of care C-Reactive protein (POC CRP) testing into general practice to support antimicrobial prescribing behaviour change - Juliet Fletcher and Sarrah Seldon.

15:05 - Children and Families

Abstract one: The next generation of Antibiotic Guardians - Leicestershire Beavers, Cubs, and Scouts are keeping antibiotics working - Dr Ryan Hamilton

Abstract two: Engaging school children in antibiotic awareness - Michael O’Rorke

15:20 - Infection Prevention Control

Abstract one: Spreading Infectious Enthusiasm to Volunteers - Emma Cramp and Amanda Jarvis

Abstract two: details of the remaining abstract will be added shortly

15:35 - Innovation and Technology

Abstract one: Innovation and technology to reduce use of antibiotics in calf health - Richard Phelps

Abstract two: Real time data dashboards for anti-microbial stewardship - Nick Jones

15:50 - Chair’s concluding comments

Speaker: Dr Diane Ashiru-Oredope, Lead Pharmacist, AMR Programme, Public Health England

16:00 - Conference close/ Awards commence from 18:45, details to follow...