Meet A Few Experts!
There are many great researchers, organizations and community leaders committed to addressing antibiotic resistance. Below we spotlight a few of these leaders and their years of exceptional work and proven progress!
|Five Questions: Paul Willis of Niman Ranch
We’ve said it countless times -- it’s more important than ever for consumers to support farmers and ranchers who raise their livestock without antibiotic overuse. That’s why we love the opportunity to spotlight companies and farmers who are doing just that. One such company is Niman Ranch.
Five Questions: Dr. Evgeni Sokurenko on Bacterial “Fingerprinting” Technology
|Five Questions: Kathy Lawrence on Voting With Your Spork
Kathy Lawrence believes in the power of the spork. As Co-Founder and Senior Director of School Food Focus, Kathy works with large school districts across the country to transform their cafeteria options, including adding poultry raised without antibiotic overuse to the menu. By dedicating just a fraction of school lunch budgets to responsibly raised meat, schools can help make significant progress toward protecting public health.
|Q & A with Dr. Peter Collignon
Peter Collignon, M.D., a prominent antibiotic resistance expert and infectious diseases physician and microbiologist at Canberra Hospital in Australia, served as a visiting scholar with ARAC in 2016. In this Q & A, Dr. Collignon answers some pressing questions on antibiotic resistance and the role everyone has to play in combating this global threat.