Webinar on the use of antibiotics and antibiotic resistance in animals: 2019 results, what is the outlook after 2020?

date: 19/06/2020

On Monday 22 June 2020 AMCRA, FASFC, FAMHP and FPS Public Health will host a webinar presenting the latest results on the use of antibiotics in animals and the fight against antimicrobial resistance.

You can follow the webinar for free on the FAMHP, AFSCA and AMCRA websites.


Introduction about the Antibiotics Agreement (Dr. Dries Minne, FAMHP)

Figures relating to the use of antibiotics (BelVet-SAC 2019) and antibiotic resistance in animals in Belgium (Prof. Dr. Jeroen Dewulf, UGent)

AMCRA’s vision for 2024 (Dr. Fabiana Dal Pozzo, AMCRA)

Q&A session

Use of antibiotics in animal husbandry: results from Sanitel-Med and the AB Register (Dr. Wannes Vanderhaeghen, AMCRA)

Antibiotic resistance of indicator bacteria Escherichia coli in food-producing animals in Belgium: analysis of the 2011-2019 trend (Dr. Mickael Cargnel, Sciensano)

Monitoring of antimicrobial resistance in MRSA and Enterococci isolated from food-producing animals in Belgium (Dr. Cécile Boland, Sciensano)

Trend and occurrence of antibiotic resistance in Salmonella, Campylobacter and E. coli isolated from food (Dr. Maria Cristina Garcia Graells, Sciensano)

A One Health national action plan in the fight against antimicrobial resistance in Belgium (Dr. Martine Delanoy, SPF Public Health)

Q&A session

Last updated on 02/07/2020