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      Join the McGill Antimicrobial Resistance Center at the 7th Environmental Dimension of Antimicrobial Resistance conference (EDAR7) next May 26-31, 2024 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada! 

Important Dates

  • Call for abstract submissions opens - October 25, 2023

  • Early abstract submission deadline (supporting early visa application) - November 10, 2023

  • Acceptance notification for early abstract submissions - November 20, 2023

  • Registration opens - November 20, 2023

  • Workshop submissions open - November 20, 2023

  • Final abstract submission deadline - December 21, 2023 extended to January 5, 2024

  • Final abstract acceptance notification and confirmation of presentation (oral or poster) - February 1, 2024

  • Workshop submission deadline - February 2, 2024

  • Notification of Resistomap sponsorship winner - February 9, 2024

  • Acceptance notification for all EDAR7 workshop submissions - March 1, 2024

  • Final program announcement - March 1, 2024

  • Close of early bird registration - April 1, 2024

  • Conference opens - May 26, 2024

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Conference Topics

Integrated surveillance along the One Health continuum

AMR genetics, evolution, and selection/maintenance in various environmental reservoirs

Environmental policies and regulations to reduce discharge of antimicrobials and mitigate AMR

Novel/emerging approaches to mitigate AMR dissemination

Threat and risk assessment approaches

One Health AMR biosecurity and agriculture

Bioinformatics and artificial intelligence to inform AMR control policies

Resistances to antifungals and other antimicrobials

Methods for characterising AMR within One Health: complementarity of phenotyping, genotyping and metagenomics

AMR and the world's polycrisis: sustainable development, climate change, conflicts, migratory/refugee movements, chemical pollution, and others

Economics of AMR mitigation through environmental actions

AMR science and policy communication


Keynote Speakers

Profile of Sabiha Essack

Professor Sabiha Essack, B. Pharm., M. Pharm., PhD, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa
Talk title: The Polycrisis and AMR: Global Policy Fails the Vulnerable

Profile of gerry wright

Dr. Gerry Wright, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
Talk Title: The Natural History of Antibiotic Resistance


Registration LMIC sponsorship opportunity for abstract presenters

See Call for Abstract page for more information 


We look forward to seeing you in Montreal! 

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