Animal & Veterinary
2014 Scientific Meeting of the National Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring System
August 12-13, 2014
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will conduct a public meeting entitled ‘‘2014 Scientific Meeting of the National Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring System.’’ The purpose of this meeting will be to provide updates on progress of the NARMS 2012-2016 strategic plan, discuss possible future activities and receive comments for the official record. A number of items will be discussed including comparisons of new and old slaughter sampling methods, the role of NARMS in foodborne outbreaks, results of interagency research projects using advanced detection methods, and finally how these scientific advances impact FDA decision making.
The meeting will take place at FDA Headquarters, 10903 New Hampshire Avenue, Building 31, Great Room, Silver Spring, MD.
To join the live webcast of the meeting, please visit https://collaboration.fda.gov/narms2014/.