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Interdisciplinary Course on Antibiotics and Resistance (ICARe) Webinar:

October 29, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Panelists include Erin Duffy, CARB-X Chief of R&D

Please join us for a special ICARe webinar in light of the course’s 5th anniversary.  This two-hour event, hosted by ICARe director Patrice Courvalin (Institut Pasteur, France), will feature four 20-minute presentations from leading experts in antimicrobial resistance and antibiotic discovery research. Presentations will follow with a 30-minute panel discussion.

The webinar schedule is as follows:

  • 4:00: Patrice Courvalin (Institut Pasteur, France) – Introduction
  • 4:05: Helen Boucher (Tufts Medical Center, USA) – “Syndemics of AMR and COVID”
  • 4:25: Gerry Wright (McMaster University, Canada) – “What’s new in antibiotic resistance?”
  • 4:45: Erin Duffy (CARB-X, USA) – “Innovation in antibiotic discovery”
  • 5:05: John Rex (F2G, UK)- “Prospects and remaining challenges in antibiotic development”
  • 5:25: Panel Discussion
  • 5:55: Patrice Courvalin (Institut Pasteur, France) – Closing Remarks

To learn more, click here.
To register, click here.  

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. Please note that the webinar start time is in Paris Time.


October 29, 2020
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm