AMRPC Steering Group

The Antimicrobial Resistance Prevention and Containment (AMRPC) Steering Group:

  • manages the implementation of the National AMR Strategy
  • provides input to international AMR issues
  • provides advice to government on AMR issues, including the options available to prevent and contain the spread of AMR
  • works with other Australian Government departments relevant to the health and agriculture sectors
  • works with state and territory governments to implement strategies to reduce AMR
  • supports people and industries to act to reduce the effects and spread of AMR.

Chairs

Professor Brendan Murphy, Australian Government Chief Medical Officer (CMO)
Professor Brendan Murphy, Australian Government Chief Medical Officer (CMO)
Dr Mark Schipp, Australian Chief Veterinary Officer (CVO)
Dr Mark Schipp, Australian Chief Veterinary Officer (CVO)
Last updated: 
31 October 2017