OUH research seminar, Monday, January 16th

Antimicrobial resistance - how bad is the situation in the world of virus, fungus and mycoplasma?

Welcome to the next Oslo University Hospital research seminar entitled "Antimicrobial resistance - how bad is the situation in the world of virus, fungus and mycoplasma?".

Time: Monday, January 16th, 2017, at 14:30 – 16:00.
Place: Blue Auditorium, Rikshospitalet, Sognsvannsveien 20

14:30 Short introduction to the challenges of antimicrobial resistance and TTA (Turning the tide of antimicrobial resistance)
Karianne Wiger Gammelsrud, Dept of Microbiology, OUH and University of Oslo (UiO).

14:40 The challenges of antiviral resistance with emphasis on HIV
Anne-Marte Bakken Kran, Dept of Microbiology, OUH and UiO. Leader of the National HIV Reference Laboratory.

15:05 Antifungal resistance – an increasing threat in Norway?
Cecilie Torp Andersen, Dept of Microbiology, OUH. Leader of the National Mycology Reference Laboratory.

15:30 Resistant Mycoplasma genitalium – does it really matter?
Anne Olaug Olsen, Dept of Rheumatology, Dermatology and Infectious Diseases, OUH and UiO. Head of “Olafiaklinikken”.

15:55 Closing remarks

Meeting’s organizer and chairwoman: Karianne Wiger Gammelsrud

Everybody is welcome!

Forthcoming OUH research seminars:
26.01 Sepsis: New definitions and future research
06.02 Early phase drug development: From idea to concept
06.03 Health after transplantation
03.04. Innovation to finance research?
02.05 Type 1 diabetes
08.05 Organ donation

Meeting announcements and information: www.med.uio.no/klinmed/forskning/aktuelt/arrangementer/andre/ous-seminarer

On behalf of the organizing committee for OUH research seminars,

Alexandre Corthay (committee leader)