Fight antimicrobial resistance (AMR) through education/training with respect to inter-professional/inter-sectoral approach.
About the Organization
The major goal of the “Must Defeat Superbug’s Initiative” is to raise awareness on antimicrobial resistance (AMR), educate stakeholders on best practices to mitigate the vice, conduct education, training and mentorship, support in diagnosis of AMR and promotion of professional development in AMR.
On the other hand, facilitate timely and accurate diagnosis of AMR through culture and drug susceptibility testing to mitigate spread of resistant strains and thus contribute towards attaining the sustainable development goals (good health and wellbeing).
Our Mission …
Champion the fight against antimicrobial resistance, as an all-inclusive approach.
Our Vision …
A world in which infections respond to the commonly available antibiotics.
To prevent antimicrobial resistance: Enhance infection prevention and control, prescribe antibiotics when they are truly needed, use medical labs to identify bacteria and choose the right drug to treat them, practice proper hand hygiene, proper waste segregation and disposal, respiratory etiquette, use personal protective equipment, isolation and proper disinfection, wash hands properly to prevent infections, always take the full prescription of antibiotics even if you feel better, stay up to date on recommended vaccines, prescribers to always follow the standard guidelines when prescribing drugs.