EMBARK Fall Webinars 2022

Time again for a new round of EMBARK Webinars. This fall we will have four fantastic main speakers, together with a group of excellent junior speakers. Sign up for the webinars today!

Sep 14, 14:00 UTC+2
Jon HobmanAntimicrobial resistance in a UK dairy farm
Kenyum BagraInvasion dynamics of AMR bacteria into microbiomes under stress
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Oct 5, 14:00 UTC+2
Stineke van HouteTBA
Ruben Vazquez-UribeTBA
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Nov 9, 14:00 UTC+2
Iruka OkekeTBA
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Dec 7, 4:00 UTC+2
Joakim LarssonTBA
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EMBARK Spring Webinars

We have a very exciting lineup of speakers for the 2022 EMBARK Webinars! Let’s begin with the speakers for the spring. Registration opens today!

March 16Windi Muziasari – “Global database of ARGs in the environment”
Anna Abramova – “Meta-analysis reveals the global picture of antibiotic resistance gene prevalence across environments”

April 13: Ramanan Laxminarayan – “State of the World’s Antibiotics 2022”
Cheng Zhao – “Optimizing antimicrobial resistance surveillance in farm animals”

May 18: Nichole Broderick – “Tiny Earth”
Filipa Grosso – “Implementing citizen-based projects on Antimicrobial Resistance Awareness in Southern Europe: the experience from MicroMundo”

June 15: Marisa Haenni – “From AMR surveillance to research in the French veterinary sector”
Reshma Silvester – “AMR in aquaculture- Averting the crisis and the way forward”

And for the fall, we have preliminary confirmation for the following speakers:
Jon Hobman
Stineke van Houte
Iruka Okeke
Joakim Larsson

Last Fall Webinar

Make sure not to miss the last EMBARK Webinar of the fall! This time we have two very exciting speakers:

  • December 15: Willem van Schaik – “Metagenomic approaches to understand the spread of antibiotic resistance genes in microbial ecosystems”
    Svetlana Ugarcina Perovic – “Exploring the global resistome using the global microbial gene catalog”

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EMBARK Webinar Monika Dolejska

We are sad to announce that unfortunately Barry McMahon will not be able to present in this fall’s seminar series due to reasons out of our and his control. However, we are happy to introduce a fantastic replacement speaker – Monika Dolejska – who will give a presentation on October 13, also on the role of wildlife in transmission of AMR. She will be joined by EMBARK’s Victor Hugo Jarquin Diaz, who will talk about AMR spread in rodents. Very exciting topic and we hope all of you will join us on October 13. Register here!