Network meetings under StAR-2

A total of five network meetings were held under StAR-2, each with 50 to 70 participants. Four meetings took place online and one meeting was held in person.

The topics covered were the specific design of local antimicrobial stewardship programmes. Topics discussed included audits and improvement measures, monitoring and feedback on antibiotic consumption and the use of lists such as the World Health Organisation (WHO) AWaRe Antibiotic List:

With contributions from Prof. Philip Howard, BSAC (Vice President) and University Hospital Leeds and Dr Benedikt Huttner, Programme Manager EML, World Health Organization Geneva: