Fuelling the Fight Against Antimicrobial Resistance

The two-day event brought together leading experts from across the world to present on the state of the international AMR challenge and showcase recent global advances in AMR research and discovery.

More than 300 researchers, students, industry professionals, and members of the public attended the 2019 Gairdner Symposium on November 14th and 15th. The event began with a panel discussion on the findings of a new report from the Council of Canadian Academies and followed with scientific and public talks,  poster presentations, and open discussions. Visit the event website to learn more about the event and view pictures from the Symposium.


The David Braley Centre for Antibiotic Discovery

MDCL 2235 | McMaster University

1280 Main Street West

Hamilton, Ontario

L8S 4L8

T: (905) 525-9140 ext. 26636 



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