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ASM Attends UN General Assembly

ASM President, Susan Sharp, Ph.D., joined global leaders at the United Nations General Assembly in New York today in a historical meeting to focus on the commitment to fight AMR.
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UN General Assembly Focuses on AMR

Leaders at the UN General Assembly draft a plan for coordinated, cross-cutting efforts to improve the current state of AMR.
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Superbugs are a 'Fundamental Threat'

If antibiotics were telephones, we would still be calling each other using clunky rotary dials and copper lines," Stefano Bertuzzi, CEO of ASM, told NBC News.
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The 2007 ASM General Meeting Press Room will be located in Room 711 of the Metro Toronto Convention Center in Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Hours of Operation:

Monday, May 21      -- 12:00 noon to 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, May 22     -- 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, May 23 -- 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, May 24    -- 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Friday, May 25        -- 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon

Phone (May 21-25): (416) 585-3716

For more information on any presentation at the meeting contact Jim Sliwa, ASM Office of Communications at jsliwa@asmusa.org
 
HIGHLIGHTED PRESS RELEASES:
 

Scientists Concerned About Effects of Global Warming on Infectious Diseases

Salt Increases Ulcer-Bug Virulence

Resistance Genes in Our Food Supply

Bacteria Show Promise in Fending off Global Amphibian Killer

Understanding Why C. difficile Causes Disease: It’s Hungry

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