ENOVAT is supporting and promoting an Special issue in the Antibiotics journal

“Optimization and Improvement of Veterinary Antimicrobial Treatment to Reduce Antimicrobial Resistance” is the name of the Special Issue in Antibiotics. Optimization of antimicrobial treatment in veterinary medicine is crucial for successful therapy while minimizing the risk of resistance selection. Antimicrobial resistance is mirroring the changing world, and the veterinary profession is being asked to properly address this challenge and promote …

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Meet our leaders #4

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  • December 1, 2020

Dr Gudrun OVERESCH WG2 leader Head Subdivision Reference and Antimicrobial Resistance at the Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, Switzerland. “European harmonized antimicrobial susceptibility testing as the basis of targeted antimicrobial therapy in veterinary medicine plays a key role in combating antimicrobial resistance in the future” She studied veterinary medicine at the University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Germany and …

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ITC Conference Grants

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  • November 30, 2020

ITC Conference Grants for Meetings on the topic of ENOVAT are available during the second grant period between 1st March 2021 to 31st August 2021. Conferences need to be finished before 1st October 2021. ITCs: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, the North Republic of Macedonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Republic of Moldova, Montenegro, Poland, …

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Meet our leaders #3

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  • November 19, 2020

Dr Dorina TIMOFTE ENOVAT Working Group 1 Leader Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Clinical Microbiology and Head of the Microbiology Diagnostic Laboratory, University of Liverpool, UK “The quality of our diagnostic activity and the training of the next generation of veterinary clinical microbiologists is key for safeguarding antibiotics for the future” Originally from Romania, where she took her DVM and PhD …

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Meet our leaders #2

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  • November 9, 2020

Dr. Els BROENS ENOVAT Co-chair Associate Professor and Head of the Veterinary Microbiological Diagnostic Center at Utrecht University “We need international harmonization, but above all, implementation of guidelines to influence antimicrobial prescription behaviour” Since 2011, Els Broens is head of the Veterinary Microbiological Diagnostic Center of Utrecht University. Besides that, she is principal investigator within the division of Infectious Diseases …

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Next ENOVAT meeting

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  • November 1, 2020

The upcoming ENOVAT status meeting November 19th-20th will take place online, using Zoom, to discuss the progress and plans of the project. Please note that not all meetings are open to all participants. Nevertheless, for now we would like you to fill out this very short online survey to indicate your availability to join on the two days allocated. Afterwards, …

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Meet our leaders #1

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  • November 1, 2020

Dr Peter DAMBORG Action Chair Associate Professor in University of Copenhagen “It is time to think of solutions rather than just (re-)detecting AMR problems we know exist“ Since 2013, Peter Damborg has been employed as Associate Professor within veterinary clinical microbiology at the Department of Veterinary and Animal Sciences at the University of Copenhagen. Most of his previous research has …

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