Progress Report on Nationally Funded Antimicrobial Resistance Research Projects - Dr. Mary Torrence, USDA, ARS, from the 2012 NIAA One Health Approach to Antimicrobial Resistance and Use Symposium, November 13-15, 2012, Columbus, OH, USA.
Dr. Mary Torrence shares what progress has been done on nationally funded antimicrobial resistance research projects. Some of the influences on these projects include Congressional reports, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), and the U.S. Public Health Action Plan. What are some of the outcomes? New funding models are needed, strengthening collaboration, and putting in place infrastructure before it is really needed.