Ineos Oxford Institute & Oxford Martin School Symposium: 'Tackling the rising tide of antimicrobial resistance' - Session 2: Economic perspectives

25 November 2022

Portrait of Professor Sir Charles Godfray

with Professor Sir Charles Godfray
Director, Oxford Martin School

Professor Charles Godfray was appointed Director of the Oxford Martin School on 1 February 2018. He is a population biologist with broad interests in the environmental sciences and has published in fundamental and applied areas of ecology, evolution...

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is one of the most serious and urgent public health challenges of our time and its impact on our ability to use antibiotics has the potential to reverse many of the gains of modern medicine. As part of World Antimicrobial Awareness Week 2022, the Ineos Oxford Institute for Antimicrobial Research and Oxford Martin School hosted a one day symposium: The rising tide of antimicrobial resistance – a high price to pay. This brought together leading experts from research, industry, policy and financial sectors to discuss the threat of AMR and new opportunities to tackle it.

Read more about the symposium here