Preventing Infection in Healthcare | Professor Alison Holmes FMedSci

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  • Professor Alison Holmes FMedSci, Professor of Infectious Diseases at Imperial College London presents on how healthcare facilities create the ideal environment for the emergence and spread of drug-resistant infections. Infection prevention and control is therefore critical.

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    This talk was given as part of the Hamied Foundation UK-India Antimicrobial Resistance Meetings. Find out more about the meetings:
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    The Academy is strengthening research links between the UK and India through Hamied Foundation UK-India AMR Visiting Professorships. Find out more:
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