IBA course: Advanced antimicrobial resistance (registration closed)

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Date(s) - 14/10/2019 - 17/10/2019
8:30 am - 6:00 pm


Location: Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Tromsø, Hansine Hansens veg 1, Tromsø, Norway

An international PhD course (3 ECTS) that is offered by IBA at the University of Tromsø. It is organized together with the Department of Medical Biology (IMB) and the Department of Pharmacy (IFA), and will be held at the Faculty of Health Sciences, Campus Tromsø, October 14 – October 17, 2019

NB: The application deadline has passed.

The course will provide detailed insight and knowledge of antimicrobial resistance in bacteria. The objectives will include understanding of principles regarding antibiotic resistance, methods for detection of resistance, clinical breakpoints, resistance epidemiology, mechanisms for resistance development/evolution and spread, drivers behind development of antimicrobial resistance, clinically important resistance mechanisms in bacteria, molecular methods for typing of resistance bacterial clones and concepts in drug discovery.

Detailed Course Description (including Learning Outcomes): Download here.

Schedule: Download a detailed schedule here.

When and Where: Monday 14.10. 2017 from 12.00 to Thursday 17.10.2017 16.00 at the Faculty of Health Sciences, UiT, The Arctic University of Norway.

Application Deadline: The application deadline has passed (JUNE 1st for external students; JUNE 15th for UiT students)

Apply here:
PhD candidates from the University of Tromsø should apply for classes and register for examinations through
PhD candidates who have been admitted to another higher education institution must use Søknadsweb – the second blue button. Application code in Søknadsweb is 9301.

More information available on the course website here.