Antimicrobial Awareness Week Canada

Dr Theresa Tam on World Antimicrobial Awareness Week

eAwaz Medicine

Ottawa – From November 18 to 24, 2022, we recognized the annual World Antimicrobial Awareness Week (WAAW). This year’s campaign called for cross-sectoral collaboration to preserve the efficacy of these important medications and to strengthen preventive measures addressing antimicrobial resistance (AMR). AMR is already having a significant burden on human health, our health care system, and the economy. Over 14,000 …