AFMA and SAAHA are collaborating to address the critical need for coherence and clarity in antimicrobial programmes for control and surveillance across the various industry sectors.

AIM OF THE WORKSHOP: 

The workshop will provide stakeholders with a comprehensive overview of AMR trends and initiatives, facilitating knowledge exchange, enhancing interactions, and encouraging collaboration among participants. It aims to deepen our collective insight into AMR's complexities.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:

This workshop is designed for stakeholders from the animal health sectors, including producers, suppliers, manufacturers, researchers, veterinarians, and policymakers.

Join us as we collectively address the issues and prospects of managing antimicrobial resistance.

THE OBJECTIVES OF THIS WORKSHOP INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

  • Initiating dialogue on AMR among supplier- and producer organisations and other stakeholders within South Africa.
  • Examining global developments and drivers in AMR.
  • Raising awareness among various stakeholders about current approaches to antimicrobial use, control, resistance, and surveillance.
  • Providing a platform for stakeholders to share progress to date in implementing their sector-specific programmes.
  • Presenting local research and developments in AMR.

VENUE:

Willows Boutique Hotel and Conference Venue, 1 Nentabos Street, The Willows, Pretoria East, Gauteng.

DATE:

23 & 24 April 2024

DURATION:

Two full days, which include tea breaks and lunch.

PROGRAMME:

The programme includes presentations and will conclude with a comprehensive panel discussion focused on the critical topic of AMR.

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AMR Workshop - Draft Programme

    ACCOMMODATION:

    The Willows Boutique Hotel offers 25 hotel rooms available onsite on a first-come, first-served basis. We have arranged a special rate under the block booking code AFMA, and we advise guests to book early to guarantee accommodation. To secure your room, please visit www.willowslodge.co.za to make your reservation.

    MORE INFORMATION/ ENQUIRIES:

    Bee Oelofsen on +27 (0)12 663 9097/3282 or events@afma.co.za.

    REGISTRATION:

    • 23 April 2024 – R700 (Excl. VAT)
    • 24 April 2024 – R700 (Excl. VAT)
    • Both days – R1400 (Excl. VAT)

    Please note that the registration fee does not cover travel and accommodation expenses.

    REGISTER HERE