The Wisconsin State Laboratory of Hygiene (WSLH) and the UW Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology are pleased to sponsor a talk by Jean Patel, PhD, D(ABMM) a highly respected expert in drug resistance.
Dr. Patel’s work at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) implementing the Antimicrobial Resistance Laboratory Network has greatly enhanced national capacity to monitor and detect antimicrobial resistance. Dr. Patel has chaired the Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute (CLSI) Subcommittee for Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing and works with the World Health Organization to strengthen global surveillance of antimicrobial resistance. Dr. Patel currently works in Principal Scientific Affairs, Microbiology at Beckman Coulter Diagnostics.
Multidrug-Resistant Bacteria: A Treatment Forecast
Speaker: Jean Patel, PhD, D(ABMM), Principal Scientific Affairs, Microbiology at Beckman Coulter Diagnostics
Date/Time: Friday, November 22, 2019, from Noon-1 PM
Location: Room 1520, Microbial Sciences Building, 1550 Linden Drive