You can help reduce the spread of antibiotic resistance – find out how
- 12 November 2021World Antimicrobial Awareness Week runs from 18 to 24 November every year with this year’s theme Spread Awareness: Stop Resistance. It’s an international initiative to increase awareness of the growing problem of resistance to antibiotics and other antimicrobial medicines.
The Australian Government has released Australia’s next national antimicrobial resistance strategy, following endorsement by the Council of Australian Governments.
antibiotic prescriptions to non-hospital patients in 2015
antibiotic use compared to 28 European countries
of Australian population given at least one antibiotic in 2015