Upper Midwest Agricultural Safety and Health Center
Antimicrobial Resistance in Agriculture: Is it a Worker Health Issue?
The forum will include a panel discussion to describe recent research with swine veterinarians, farm visitors and employees, patients with enteric illnesses, and a newly initiated study characterizing antimicrobial resistance on dairy workers. Small group discussion will engage participants to provide input and help determine the impact of antimicrobial resistance from different perspectives.
1:15 PM Panel Presentation- Antimicrobial Resistance: A Crisis We Can’t Ignore
Kristin Obbink DVM, MPH, DACVPM, CCRT
Associate Director National Institute of Antimicrobial Resistance Research and Education, Iowa State University