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● Dr. Hanan Balkhy’s Nomination as a Member of the Interagency Coordination Group on Antimicrobial Resistance (IACG)

Dr. Hanan Balkhy, Chairman of the Infectious Diseases Department at King Abdullah International Medical Research and Executive Director of the Infection Prevention and Control Department at MNG-HA was nominated as a member of the Interagency Coordination Group on Antimicrobial Resistance (IACG).

On 21 September 2016, during the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly, Member States adopted the Political Declaration of the High-level Meeting on Antimicrobial Resistance contained in Resolution A/RES/71/3. This reflected Member States’ recognition of the magnitude of this global problem and consensus about the actions needed to prevent a post-antibiotic era. Dr. Hanan Balkhy was nominated as a member of the Interagency Coordination Group on Antimicrobial Resistance (IACG).

https://www.un.org/sg/en/content/sg/personnel-appointments/2017-03-17/interagency-coordination-group-antimicrobial-resistance

May 14, 2017