Since becoming an Incorporated Society in March 1999, ASA membership now covers a diverse background of
professions interested in the study of antimicrobials including clinical microbiologists and infectious
diseases physicians, respiratory and ICU physicians, medical and non-medical microbiologists and
scientists, pharmacists, veterinarians, undergraduate and postgraduate students, and industry
representatives from pharmaceutical and diagnostic/research biomedical companies.
ANTIMICROBIALS 2017 and STAPHPATH 2017
23rd - 25th February 2017 and 25th - 26th February 2017
Adelaide Convention Centre & Intercontinental Hotel
20th Lancefield International Symposium on Streptococci and Streptococcal Diseases
The Lancefield International Symposium on Streptococci and Streptococcal Diseases is a 3-yearly meeting that is the world’s premier meeting on streptococci and streptococcal diseases, especially Streptococcus pyogenes.
Landmark declaration agreeing to combat antimicrobial resistance signed by 193 countries at the Unit
The agreement follows a worldwide campaign led by the Chief Medical Officer Professor Dame Sally Davies and Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt to highlight the threat posed to modern medicine by antimicrobial resistance (AMR).