StAR Symposium 2019

Friday, 22nd November 2019, 9:30 – 17:00 in Inselpital Bern.

More than 120 persons participated in the event which was organised in the framework of the Strategy on Antibiotic Resistance by Swissnoso, Swiss Society for Infectious Diseases (SSI) and Swiss Society for Microbiology (SSM) with financial support of the Federal Office of Public Health.

Topics covered in this event ranged from antibiotic resistance patterns in human setting in Switzerland to European and Swiss programmes and activities that have been launched in recent years.

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Prof. Petra Gastmeier: European perspective (pdf, 2.6MB)

Prof. Andrea Endimiani: MDRO: molecular diagnostic tools (pdf, 2.1MB)

Prof. Andreas Widmer: The environment: an important source of MDRO (pdf, 2MB)

Prof. Andreas Kronenberg: ANRESIS: an update (pdf, 2.6MB)

Prof. Roger Stephan: Raw meat-based diets for companion animals: a new threat for spreading of multidrog resistant Enterobacteriaceae (pdf, 1.5MB)

Dr. Julia Bielicki: Antibiotic Stewardship in Swiss hospitals (pdf, 3.9MB)

PD Dr. Laurence Senn: Antibiotic Stewardship in CHUV (pdf, 700 KB)

Dr. Beat Sonderegger: Antibiotic Stewardship in Kantonsspital Luzern (pdf, 400 KB)

Dr. Danielle Vuichard Gysin: Management of health-care associated outbreaks – first national guidelines (pdf, 1.6MB)

Dr. Benedikt Huttner: Can guidelines influence practice? (pdf, 6.6MB)