INVITATION: Communication moment about antibiotic use and resistance in animals in Belgium

13 Jun 2022

Antibiotic use and resistance in animals in Belgium

The joint communication moment of the AMCRA, the FASFC, the FAMHP and the FPS Public Health about the results of antibiotic use and resistance in animals will take place on 29 June 2022.


If you wish to attend the videoconference please register before 22nd June via: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdPpGcXjO_errFb6qnqMJdIUIFng140YPpBc56twsxv-3iwBw/viewform


Programme

Start presentations at 13h

13u00

Welcome address. Policy on the fight against antibiotic resistance in animals in Belgium (Dr. Jean-François Heymans, FAVV, CVO)

13u10

AMCRA, 10 years of activities in Belgium (Dr. Fabiana Dal Pozzo, AMCRA)

13u20

Results of antibiotic use (BelVet-SAC 2020) and resistance in veterinary medicine in Belgium (Prof. Dr. Jeroen Dewulf, UGent)

13u50

Question and answer session

Coffee break

14u25

Antibiotic use at farm level: results from Sanitel-Med and AB Register (Dr. Wannes Vanderhaeghen, AMCRA)

14u45

Monitoring of antibiotic resistance in E. coli (ESBL), Salmonella spp. and Campylobacter spp. from food and from primary production in 2021 (Ing. François Bricteux and Dr. Cristina Garcia Graells, Sciensano)

15u00

Antibiotic resistance in pathogenic bacteria from food producing animals (Dr. Marc Saulmont, ARSIA and Dr. Nadine Botteldoorn, DGZ)

15u20

The One Health "BELMAP" report (Dr. Pieter-Jan Ceyssens, Sciensano)

15u30

Question and answer session