Research seminar, 17 March 2020: Zoonotic Antimicrobial Resistance

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Antimicrobial resistance is one of the biggest threats to health. Over time, bacteria can develop an ability to resist medicinal substances such as antibiotics that are used in the treatment of infectious diseases. Fortunately, the situation is tolerable in Finland and other Nordic countries.

The research seminar will be held in Lecture Hall C111 at Mustialankatu 3, Viikki, Helsinki,
on Tuesday 17 September 2020 from 3 to 4 pm.
The seminar is open to everyone, and no advance registration is required.

The research seminar can be followed via Skype using the link 52289477@


The second tenure track professor of the Helsinki One Health research network is Annamari Heikinheimo, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. The position is a joint tenure of the University of Helsinki and the Finnish Food Authority, and the research topic has global relevance both to human and animal health.

Further information:

Research Professor Annamari Heikinheimo, Microbiology Unit, Finnish Food Authority, +358 (0)50 343 4983