Professor Ian Chubb speaks on AMR strategy

Australia's Chief Scientist, Professor Ian ChubbProfessor Ian Chubb, joined RN Breakfast's Political Editor Alison Carabine yesterday to discuss the recent National AMR Strategy: Responding to the threat of Antimicrobial Resistance

Professor Chubbs discusses the need to reduce the number of antibiotics prescribed as part of the national strategy to reduce the threat of antibiotic resistance in Australia.

More importantly, Professor Chubb recognises the AMR research strength of Australia and describes our scientists as some of the best in the world.

"We need to actively engage with the global hunt of new antibiotics," he said.

Listen to the full radio interview here.

CO-ADD welcomes Professor Chubbs' support for AMR research and we look forward to engaging him with our global initiative to find the next antibiotic.

CO-ADD is hunting for the next antibiotic on the shelves' in synthetic chemist laboraties across the world. CO-ADD provides free compound screening for antimicrobial activity from any chemist across the world. Join our community today

Share this post