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Optimizing Diagnostics in ASP Implementation: An African Perspective


Experts Dr. Loice Achieng’-Ombajo and Dr. Yogandree Ramsamy speak about their experiences implementing antimicrobial stewardship programs regionally, including how to optimize access to, and the use of, diagnostics in ASPs from an African perspective. Physicians and pharmacists will also hear these experts' views about the role of the microbiology lab in the diagnosis of infectious diseases and surveillance of AMR.


Dr. Loice Achieng’-Ombajo, Consultant Infectious Diseases Physician at the University of Nairobi & Kenyatta National Hospital, Kenya Dr. Yogandree Ramsamy, Consultant Clinical Microbiologist at National Health Laboratory Services and University of KwaZulu


Review diagnostics as part of antimicrobial stewardship program implementation from an African perspective.

Estimated reading time: 1 hour, 20 minutes

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