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 Sprenger, 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 - Prescribing for Urinary Tract Infections in Nottinghamshire

Speaker: Dr Annie Joseph, Consultant Microbiologist & Lead for Stewardship & Education at Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust

12:10 - Role of Innovation

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

12:30 - Diagnostic Stewardship to reduce antibiotic use in a GP setting

Speaker: Dr John Derrick, recently retired Partner at Westside Medical Centre, Rugby

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

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

13:10 - Lunch, Expo & Poster Session

Shared Learning Part 2:Practice from across the sector

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

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

14:20 - Shared learning from the 2018 Submissions

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

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

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

Abstract four: 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.

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

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

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

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

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

Abstract ten: Antibiotic Myth Busting – Challenging the misconceptions around antibiotics in the community - Gabriella Booth

15:50 - Questions, answers and concluding comments

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

16:00 - Conference close/ Awards commence from 18:45.

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