June 29-30, 2021 Virtual Public Meeting

This virtual public meeting was dedicated to the deliberation and vote on two reports to transmit to the Secretary of Health and Human Services, the first from the Disparities in Antibiotics Access and Use Working Group, and the second from the Working Group on Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) in Inter-Professional Education. The remainder of the 2-day public meeting included an update on the status of the antibiotic development pipeline and an open council discussion on provocative questions in AMR (no recommendations were made), in addition to presentations on Operationalizing One Health and the Environmental Dimensions of AMR.-19 on antimicrobial resistance.



Webcast Information

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Meeting Documents

Meeting Summary*


Federal Register Notice


DAY 1: Working Group Report Out and Priorities in AMR

Report Out from Interprofessional Education Working Group*
Dr. Elaine Larson (V), Columbia University – WG Co-Chair
Dr. Paul Plummer (V), Iowa State University – WG Co-Chair

Report Out from Antibiotic Access & Use Working Group*
Dr. Stephanie Black (V), Chicago Department of Public Health – WG Co-Chair
Dr. Locke Karriker (V), Iowa State University – WG Co-Chair

The Antibiotics Pipeline: Past, Present, and Future*
Prof. Kevin Outterson, CARB-X

DAY 2: Operationalizing One Health and Environmental Dimensions of AMR

Operationalizing One Health – Challenges in High Income Countries & A Nordic Example*
Prof. Carlos das Neves, Norwegian Veterinary Institute

One Health Trust Demographic One Health Surveillance Site*
Dr. Ramanan Laxminarayan (V), Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics & Policy

Expanding Epidemic Intelligence in One Health*
Dr. Mark Smolinski, Ending Pandemics

The Tricycle Project: WHO Integrated Global Surveillance on ESBL Producing E. coli Using "OneHealth" Approach*
Dr. Shivaramu "Shiva" Keelara, North Carolina State University

The Federal One Health Response to COVID-19*
Dr. Casey Barton Behravesh, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Operational Tools for One Health – The One Health Systems Mapping and Analysis Resource Toolkit (OH-SMARTTM)*
Dr. Tracey V. Dutcher, U.S. Department of Agriculture

Triazole Resistance in Aspergillus fumigatus: CDC Update
Dr. Tom Chiller, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Informing Policy and Practice for Combating AMR Through Surveillance of Water and Wastewater Environments*
Dr. Amy Pruden, Virginia Tech

Dynamics of the Soil Resistome: Contribution of Horizontal Gene Transfer*
Prof. Barth Smets, Denmark Technical Institute

The Collective Global Responsibility To Do No Harm: Ethics and Drug Resistance*
Prof. Joakim Larsson, University of Gothenburg

Public Comment

Dr. Aileen Marty, Florida International University – Written Comment*

Keep Antibiotics Working - Written Comment*

Nkuchia M. M'ikanatha – Written Comment*

World Animal Protection - Written Comment*

Innovation Spotlight

Sustainable Agriculture – Benefits of Indoor Vertical Farming*
Marc Oshima, AeroFarms
Gary Cohen, AeroFarms

Accelerating Antibodies and Biologics to the Clinic*
Andrew Satz, EVQLV

Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR): A 2021 Sepsis Alliance Public Awareness Survey and Public Education Campaign*
Thomas Heymann, Sepsis Alliance

Clear Labs*
Sasan Amini, Clear Labs

Microbion Corporation*
Brett Baker, Microbion Corporation

*People using assistive technology may not be able to fully access information in these files. For assistance, contact the Presidential Advisory Council on Combating Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria by emailing CARB@hhs.gov.

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